Lecture. “A Game of Thrones and Coffins: The Death and Resurrection of Osiris.”

When: October 17, 2014 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: Oriental Institute, 1155 East 58th Street, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Lecture. “A Game of Thrones and Coffins: The Death and Resurrection of Osiris.” 5:30-6:30 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. Robert Ritner, of the Oriental Institute, presents.

Discussion

When: October 17, 2014 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Where: Fulton Hall, 5845 South Ellis Avenue, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Discussion. 3:30-5:30 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. With Chou Wen-chung, of Columbia University, as part of the Music Colloquium Series.

Gallery Walk-Through.

When: October 16, 2014 @ 6:00 pm
Where: Renaissance Society, Cobb Hall, fourth floor, 5811 South Ellis Avenue, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Gallery Walk-Through. 6 p.m., Renaissance Society, Cobb Hall, fourth floor, 5811 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8670, free. Hamza Walker, associate curator and director of education at the Renaissance Society, gives a tour of Josef Strau’s exhibition,(…)

Scavenger Hunt. Wine and Beer through Ancient History

When: October 16, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Where: Oriental Institute, 1155 East 58th Street, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Scavenger Hunt. Wine and Beer through Ancient History. 6:30-9:30 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-834-9777, $50 general admission, $40 Oriental Institute member, $37.50 four person team. A fundraiser scavenger hunt and ancient beer(…)

Third Thursday. Balance Beams

When: October 16, 2014 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Smart Museum of Art, 5550 South Greenwood Avenue, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Third Thursday. Balance Beams. 5:30-7:30 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Paqrticipants make sculptures that balance on the tip of a pin. All materials provided. Open to adults of all(…)

Lecture. “Institutional Corruption: Congress.”

When: October 16, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: Mandel Hall, 1131 East 57th Street, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Lecture. “Institutional Corruption: Congress.” 5-6:30 p.m., Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th St., 773-702-6030. Lawrence Lessig, of Harvard University, presents.

Lecture. “Four Theses on Modern War.”

When: October 16, 2014 @ 4:30 pm
Where: Wieboldt Hall, room 206, 1050 East 59th Street, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Lecture. “Four Theses on Modern War.” 4:30 p.m., Wieboldt Hall, room 206, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-8494. Jan Miezkowski, of Reed College, presents.

Lecture

When: October 16, 2014 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: Swift Hall, third floor lecture room, 1025 East 58th Street, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Lecture. 4:30-6 p.m., Swift Hall, third floor lecture room, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-8200. Donald G. York, of the U. of C., presents the Divinity School’s 2014 Nuveen Lecture.