Kelley Institute of Ethics To Host Fall Lecture
Forget zombies -- humanity's far greater threat is advanced artificial intelligence, or so argues author and documentarian James Barrat. Barrat, author of Our Final Invention: Artificial Intelligence and the End of the Human Era, will discuss just why we should be so worried when he gives The Kegley Institute of Ethics, at California State University, Bakersfield's 11th Annual Fall Lecture, “Can Humanity Survive Artificial Intelligence?”
CSUB Professor Tim Vivian Awarded Nelson R. Burr Prize
California State University, Bakersfield’s (CSUB) Dr. Tim Vivian, Associate Professor of Philosophy and Religious Studies, is the recipient of the 2015 Nelson R. Burr Prize. He was awarded this prize by the Historical Society of the Episcopal Churches (HSEC) for his article “Wake the Devil from His Dream: Thomas Dudley, Quincy Ewing, Religion, and the ‘Race Problem’ in the Jim Crow South.” The article was published in the December 2014 issue of Anglican and Episcopal History.
New Student Housing Spaces Available for Fall
California State University, Bakersfield (CSUB) announces that limited space is still available in student housing for Fall 2015.
Alumni Hall of Fame 2016 Nominations Now Being Accepted
The California State University, Bakersfield (CSUB) Alumni Association is currently accepting nominations for the 2016 Alumni Hall of Fame. Created in 2006, the Hall of Fame recognizes and celebrates distinguished alumni whose accomplishments and careers have brought honor and distinction to the university.