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Artificial Intelligence: How Deep Learning Is Advancing & Transforming Business, Transportation, Medicine & More

Learn about Deep Learning and how Graphics Processing Unit-powered AI techniques are changing how we live, work, shop, and more. Presented by the Austin Forum. 6:15pm. Free.

Galvanize, 118 Nueces, 512/694-6538

www.austinforum.org

“Day of the Fallen” March and Lobby Day

Workers Defense Project presents a day of Texas Lege lobbying followed by a march for workers' rights at 4pm, starting at 903 San Jacinto. 10am.

Texas AFL-CIO Auditorium, 1106 Lavaca

www.workersdefense.org

Cells, Genes, and Stories

A Distinguished Visiting Lecture with Priscilla Wald. The chair of the Department of Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies and Duke professor will present her lecture "Cells, Genes, and Stories: HeLa's Journey from Labs to Literature." 7pm. Free.

Peter O'Donnell Jr. Building, Avaya Auditorium, room 2.302, 201 E. 24th

www.liberalarts.utexas.edu/tilts/2016-17-program/priscilla-wald.php, thomasvnguyen1@gmail.com

Hump Day Nooner Ride

Don't have a job or have an understanding boss? Take some time to get in a quick ride and a bite to eat along the way. Wednesdays, 11:45am.

Pfluger Pedestrian Bridge, Lamar & Riverside

www.facebook.com/socialcyclingaustin

Purchased Lives: The American Slave Trade From 1808 to 1865

This exhibit examines "the lives of individuals intertwined in the domestic slave trade by exploring slavery’s reach beyond New Orleans and Galveston, beyond Texas, beyond the South, and into the very fabric of America." Through July 9. Cost of museum admission, free for members.

Bullock Texas State History Museum, 1800 Congress, 512/936-8746

www.thestoryoftexas.com

Shape the Conversation

Hosted by AIA Austin's Women in Architecture, this inaugural three-week event will feature three exhibits highlighting the work of female architects with an opening party Fri., Feb. 10, with guest speaker Wendy Davis. See website for more. Runs through March 2. Suggested donation with rsvp.

249 W. Second

www.aiaaustin.org/committee/women-architecture

Texas Land Conservation Conference

The Texas Land Conservation Conference celebrates its 21st year with a conference featuring 50 industry leaders and experts. Wed.-Fri., March 1-3. $450 for full conference badge.

Hilton Austin Airport, 9515 Hotel Dr., 512/385-6767

www.texaslandconservationconference.org

Yoga Practice

Bring your mat and a desire to get your Vinyasa flowed right. Every weekday, 8am. Free.

Cherrywood Coffeehouse, 1400 E. 38 1/2, 538-1991

www.cherrywoodcoffeehouse.com

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Call for Platelet Donors

The supply of platelets has fallen to an unsafe level. Anyone who is able is urged to make a platelet donation appointment as soon as possible. Platelet donation may be done every 7 days or 24 times per year. The entire process from the time a donor walks through the doors until they leave is approximately 1 to 1.5 hours. Call to make an appointment. Open seven days a week.

We Are Blood, 4300 N. Lamar, 512/206-1266

www.inyourhands.org

Juneteenth: A Celebration of Freedom

The Carver is the first museum in the nation to feature a permanent exhibit honoring Juneteenth. Up all year round, the museum's core exhibit is dedicated to the history and evolution of Juneteenth, told through a combination of visual and interactive activities. Mon.-Fri., 10am-4pm. Free.

George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center, 1165 Angelina, 512/974-4926

www.austintexas.gov/department/george-washington-carver-museum-and-cultural-center

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