Tonight is “Photo Forensics,” with Hany Farid, PhD, Department of Computer Science at Dartmouth College. The average person’s inability to readily distinguish between the real and the fake impacts our relationship with photography and photographers, and photo forensics has emerged to help return some trust in photography. This is at 5:45pm in Room 1125, DeLuca Biochemistry Building, 420 Henry Mall. For more info, call Jamie at 608-262-3956.
Tonight is a talk with Beth Richie, Director of Institute on Race and Public Policy and Author of “Arrested Justice: Black Women, Violence and America’s Prison Nation.” This is at 7pm in Room L160 of the Elvehjem Building, 800 University Avenue. For more info, visit wnpj.org.
This Saturday, Friends of the Lakeshore Nature Preserve host “Beginning Birding.” Carolyn Byers, Audubon Society Education and Operations Specialist, will help identify birds in both prairie and woodland habitats. This free, family event is Saturday from 6:30 to 9pm. Meet at the entrance to Picnic Point, in Lot 129. For more info, call Carolyn at 716-390- 1554.