Spring 2016 Honors Lecture Series

Spring 2016
Honors Lecture Series

The Value of a Liberal Education

Mondays, 3:00 to 3:55
Honors Amphitheatre (Rm. 106)

Free and Open to the Public

Spring 2016 Lecture Series flyer
 DATE SPEAKER LECTURE TITLE
January 25 Philip Phillips
Honors College
Welcome and Introduction
February 1 Dr. Philip Phillips
Honors College
The Medieval Origins of the Artes Liberales
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February 8 Karen Petersen
Political Science
The Poticial Implications of Assigning Value to the Invaluable
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February 15  Drew Sieg
Biology
Liberal Arts and Sciences
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February 22 Marsha Barsky
Dance
 The Value of the Performaing Arts
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February 29 Brad Bartel
University Provost/Anthropology
The Value of Anthropology
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March 7
SPRING BREAK
NO CLASS
 
March 14 Donald Whitfield
Great Books Foundation
 Great Books and the Liberal Arts
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March 21 Laura Stark
Vanderbilt Center for Medicine, Health, and Society
Educating the Student Body: What Biomedicine Learned from the Liberal Arts
No VIDEO AVAILABLE
March 28 Eric Klumpe
Physics and Astronomy
Astronomy: A Road to Connect with Society and Culture
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April 4 Kaylene Gebert
Communications Studies
Liberal Education and the 21st-Century Workforce
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April 11 Laura Clippard
Honors College
Applying for Fellowships
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April 18 Eric Klumpe
Physics and Astronomy
Surfing Grvitational Waves
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April 25 Honors Students Thesis Presentations
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