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OCT 2013Acclaimed author/anthropologist to speak.
The Mensa Education & Research Foundation is thrilled to announce that acclaimed forensic anthropologist and best-selling author Kathy Reichs will speak at the 2014 Colloquium in Boston.
JUL 2013Colloquium hotel reservations update.
On the heels of 2013 Colloquium's success, the 2014 Colloquium: Crime Scene Intelligence, scheduled July 1 in Boston, is already proving popular. Rooms are still available for the secondary July 2-6 period of the Annual Gathering, but the hotel block of rooms for the prior Sunday-Tuesday (including July 1) have filled already and we are looking at other hotel options for those who want to arrive early.
Forensic science has come a long way since the fictional days of Sherlock Holmes. The Mensa Foundation's 2014 Colloquium: Crime Scene Intelligence takes you from crime site to cop shop to research room, with a look at how it all plays out in books, movies and television.
Grab your lab coat and join us July 1, 2014, in Boston as we analyze the world of forensic science, from fingerprints to forensic psychology, from computers to crime scenes and beyond.
Colloquium annually provides Mensans and the public alike with the opportunity to gather with industry experts, noted authors and scientists to take an intense look at socially relevant topics. Past colloquiums have examined the arts, gifted children, biosafety, humor, video gaming and climate change.
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