Distinguished Faculty Lecture Series

RESILIENCE. CONNECTIONS. INCARCERATION.

Powerful talks by our award-winning faculty. Free and open to students, faculty, staff and members of the local community.*

Crafting Resilience

What we learned from hundreds of community-based student projects leveraging rain, sun, earth, and each other.

Wednesday, May 11
Siemens Hall 108
5:00 p.m.
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Lonny Grafman, Instructor of Environmental Resources Engineering
Excellence in Teaching - Lecturer

Classroom's Human Connection

Personal engagement between a student and instructor and what that means for equity and inclusivity during the learning experience. 

Thursday, April 7
Science B 135
5:00 p.m.
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Frank Shaughnessy, Professor of Botany
Outstanding Professor 

Japanese Incarceration and The Politics of Dreaming

How visions of freedom and of confinement reconstituted the U.S. as it emerged from WWII. 

Tuesday, April 19
Siemens Hall 108
5:30 p.m.
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Michihiro Sugata, Professor of Sociology
Excellence in Teaching—Tenure Track

 

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