Due to an emergency which has forced Prof. Jay Samons to cancel his campus obligations today, today’s promised Lunch Box Talk on the topic of democracy is also canceled. Prof. Formichelli, the series organizer, extends her regrets to those of you this news disappoints. If another Lunch Box Talk session is scheduled before the end of the semester — whether with Prof. Samons again or another speaker — it will be announced by email and on Facebook and with the usual announcements in lecture.
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