Spring 2013 Schedule

January 17
The American Whistleblower Tour
Panelists: Louis Clark, President of GAP; Kenneth Kendrick, former plant manager at Peanut Corporation of America; Rick Piltz, former senior associate of U.S. Climate Change Science Program

January 24
Pouring Tea: Black Gay Men of the South Tell Their Tales
E. Patrick Johnson, Carlos Montezuma Professor of Performance Studies African American Studies at Northwestern University

January 31
The US Military’s Approach to Environmental and Energy Security
Sherri Goodman, Senior Vice President of Center for Naval Analyses (CNA)

February 7
More in Common Than You Think: United Voices for Dignity and Justice
Imam Yahya Hendi, Muslim Chaplaincy Director at Georgetown University

February 14
Taste of Lancaster Chocolates and The Jesters Stand-up Comedy Club
Student event

February 21
The Struggle Continues
Cornel West, Professor of Philosophy and Christian Practice at Union Theological Seminary and Professor Emeritus at Princeton University

February 28
Autonomous Intelligent Robots
Manuela Veloso, the Herbert A. Simon Professor in Computer Science and Robotics at Carnegie Mellon University

March 7
Deepwater Horizon Disaster: An Intersection of Interests
Chris Reddy, senior scientist, Department of Marine Chemistry and Geochemistry, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

March 21
Lynn Nottage
Playwright and activist

March 28
Inklings, Serendipity and Doggedness: Research and Life
Kerry Whiteside, the Clair R. McCollough Professor of Government, and the 2009 recipient of the Bradley R. Dewey Award for Outstanding Scholarship

April 4
The Russians are coming, but so is Andrew Glennan!
Featuring the F&M Orchestra and Symphonic Wind Ensemble, Brian Norcross, Conductor

April 11
Life in the Universe
Jill Tarter, Director of the Institute for the Search for Extra-terrestial Intelligence

April 18
The Story of Stuff
Annie Leonard, Author

April 25
Get a Job. Any Job. No, Seriously. Any Job.
Joe Queenan, humorist, critic and author