Nebraska Wesleyan University has announced its spring lectures.
The following lectures will begin in February:
Thursday, February 3, 1 p.m., O’Donnell Auditorium 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, March 3, 1 p.m., Olin B Lecture Hall Forum Lecture “Discovering the Quantum Universe at the Large Hadron Collider” Ken Bloom, Associate Professor of Physics and Astronomy, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Thursday, March 10, 1 p.m., Callen Conference Center Lambda Pi Eta Communication Lecture “Gesundheit! Bless You! Salud! Promoting Health Across Cultures: Facilitating Intercultural Dialogue in Health Care” Dr. Beatriz Torres, Assistant Professor of Communication Studies, Gustavus Adolphus College
Thursday, April 7, 1 p.m., Olin B Lecture Hall Forum Lecture “ICYIZERE: hope” Patrick Mureithi, award-winning documentary filmmaker, artist in residence, Drury University and Missouri State University
Thursday, April 21, 3:30 p.m., Callen Conference Center Kenneth Holder Memorial Lecture “From Athens (Via Alexandria) to Baghdad: Medieval Arabic Rhetoric as Dialogic” Dr. Maha Baddar, Writing Department, Pima Community College
Thursday, April 28, 1 p.m., Callen Conference Center Mattingly Visiting Distinguished Scholar Series “Islamophobia: How Muslims Became America’s Enemy” Edward Curtis IV, Millennium Chair of the Liberal Arts, Professor of Religious Studies, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
Two other university lectures are currently being planned and details will be forthcoming.
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