Spring Lectures

Spring 2011

Forum Lecture

Sports-Related Brain Injury Panel

Featuring panelists Dr. Ann McKee, Assistant Professor of Neurology & Pathology, Boston University School of Medicine; Dr. Dan Tomes, Neurological & Spinal Surgery, LLC, Lincoln

Thursday, February 3 at 1 pm
O'Donnell Auditorium

Forum Lecture

Ken Bloom
Associate Professor of Physics and Astronomy, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

“Discovering the Quantum Universe at the Large Hadron Collider”

Thursday, March 3 at 1 pm
Olin B Lecture Hall (between Smith-Curtis and Olin Hall)

Lambda Pi Eta Communication Lecture

Dr. Beatriz Torres
Assistant Professor of Communication Studies, Gustavus Adolphus College

“Gesundheit! Bless You! Salud! Promoting Health Across Cultures: Facilitating Intercultural Dialogue in Health Care”

Thursday, March 10 at 1 pm
Callen Conference Center (lower level of Smith-Curtis)

Forum Lecture

Patrick Mureithi
Award-winning documentary filmmaker, artist in residence, Drury University and Missouri State University

“ICYIZERE: hope”

Thursday, April 7 at 1 pm
Olin B Lecture Hall (between Smith-Curtis and Olin Hall)

Kenneth Holder Memorial Lecture

Dr. Maha Baddar
Writing Department, Pima Community College

"From Athens (Via Alexandria) to Baghdad: Medieval Arabic Rhetoric as Dialogic"

Thursday, April 21 at 3:30 pm
Callen Conference Center (lower level of Smith-Curtis)

Mattingly Visiting Distinguished Scholar Series

Edward Curtis IV
Millennium Chair of the Liberal Arts, Professor of Religious Studies, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis

“Islamophobia: How Muslims Became America’s Enemy”

Thursday, April 28 at 1 pm
Callen Conference Center (lower level of Smith-Curtis)