Henry Russel Lecture
February 10, 2023
Russel lecturer to discuss impact of connected networks
Physics and complex systems professor Mark E. Newman will discuss ways in which different networks form and share information when he delivers the 98th Henry Russel Lecture on Feb. 23.
July 21, 2022
Henry Russel Lecturer, award winners announced for 2023
Mark E. Newman, a world-renowned physicist, has been selected as U-M’s 2023 Henry Russel Lecturer. The Henry Russel Lectureship is the university’s highest honor for senior members of its active faculty.
February 24, 2022
Russel lecturer Donald Kinder to address democracy and prejudice
U-M psychology and political science professor Donald Kinder will deliver the 97th Henry Russel Lecture March 14 in the Pendleton Room of the Michigan Union.
July 15, 2021
Henry Russel Lecturer, award winners named for 2022
Donald R. Kinder is the 2022 Henry Russel Lecturer, U-M’s highest honor for senior members of its active faculty. Four other faculty members will receive Henry Russel Awards.
March 1, 2021
Russel Lecture to explore children’s insight into the human mind
Psychology and linguistics professor Susan Gelman will discuss how children can provide valuable insight into the human mind during U-M’s 96th Henry Russel Lecture.
July 16, 2020
Susan Gelman named 2021 Henry Russel Lecturer
Susan A. Gelman, a psychology and linguistics professor who is a world leader in the field of psychological science, has been named U-M’s 2021 Henry Russel Lecturer, and four junior faculty members will receive Henry Russel Awards.
February 17, 2020
Russel Lecture: Fighting climate change with organic electronics
Stephen Forrest, a U-M faculty member whose breakthroughs in semiconductors contributed to today’s display technology and lighting, will give the Henry Russel Lecture on Feb. 27.
June 20, 2019
Stephen Forrest named Henry Russel Lecturer for 2020
Engineering professor Stephen R. Forrest has been selected as the 2020 Henry Russel Lecturer, the university’s highest honor for senior faculty members.
February 25, 2019
Max Wicha to speak about discoveries related to breast cancer
Max S. Wicha, a physician-scientist recognized internationally as a leader in cancer stem cell research and immuno-oncology, will deliver the Henry Russel Lecture.
June 21, 2018
University names 2019 Henry Russel Lecturer, awardees
Max Wicha, a leader in cancer stem cell research and immuno-oncology, is the 2019 Henry Russel Lecturer, considered U-M’s highest honor for senior faculty.