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BOOKED for the evening 2017: Alan Alda

ALAN ALDA
Alan has earned international recognition as an actor, writer and director.  Alda has won seven Emmy Awards, received three Tony nominations, is an inductee of the Television Hall of Fame and was nominated for an Academy Award for his role in The Aviator. Alda played Hawkeye Pierce on the classic television series M*A*S*H, and his films include Crimes and Misdemeanors, Everyone Says I Love You, Manhattan Murder Mystery, Bridge of Spies and many more. Alda is an active member of the science community, having hosted the award-winning series Scientific American Frontiers for eleven years and founded the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science at Stony Brook University. Alda is the author of two bestselling books, Never Have Your Dog Stuffed: And Other Things I’ve Learned and Things I Overheard While Talking To Myself.

 

BOOKS BY ALAN ALDA

WATCH ALDA ON SCREEN

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN FRONTIERS

HONORING ALAN ALDA

The event will be on Monday, June 5.
Tickets available beginning May 1. 

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EMMY AWARDS
2012:  International Emmy: Special Founders 
2006:  Actor in a Drama Series: West Wing
1983:  Lead Actor in a Comedy Series:  M*A*S*H 
1980:  Writing in a Comedy Series:  M*A*S*H
1978:  Directing in a Comedy Series: M*A*S*H
1974:  Lead Actor in a Comedy Series: M*A*S*H  
1974:  Actor of he Year - Series:  M*A*S*H

The Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science established in 2009, empowers scientists and health professionals to communicate complex topics in clear, vivid, and engaging ways; leading to improved understanding by the public, media, patients, elected officials, and others outside of their own discipline.  The Center is supported by Stony Brook UniversityStony Brook School of JournalismBrookhaven National Laboratory, and Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory