Middlebury

 

Carol Rifelj Faculty Lecture Series 2014-2015

All are welcome to attend

All lectures (with the exception of the April 8th lecture) will be held in The Orchard (Room 103), The Franklin Environmental Center at Hillcrest

Wednesday, September 24, 4:30 p.m.

John Bertolini, Department of English and American Literatures, “The Hitchcock You Don’t Know but YouTube Does.”

Wednesday, October 8, 4:30 p.m.

Brett Millier, Department of English and American Literatures, “Madame La Blanche: Reflections of a Year in Cameroon.”

Wednesday, October 29, 4:30 p.m.

Enrique Garcia, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, “Zombies, Outsiders and Revolutionaries: Juan of the Dead and the Resurrection of Cuban Cinema.”

Wednesday, November 5, 4:30 p.m.

Edward Vazquez, Department of History of Art and Architecture, “Reading Fred Sandback’s Sculpture: Permutation and Artist’s Books in the 1970s.”

Wednesday, November 12, 4:30 p.m.

Natalie Eppelsheimer, Department of German, “Teaching Difficult Topics in a Foreign Language: The Holocaust In German (Studies) Curriculum.”

Wednesday, January 7, 4:30 p.m.

Ananya Christman, Department of Computer Science, “Maximizing Revenue for Online Dial A Ride.”

Wednesday, February 11, 4:30 p.m.

Kareem Khalifa, Department of Philosophy, “Scientific and Moral Understanding.”

Wednesday, February 18, 4:30 p.m.

Nathaniel Nesmith, Department of Theatre, “Oral History: Contributions and Connections of Theatre to the Civil Rights Movement.”

Wednesday, March 4, 4:30 p.m.

Pat Manley and Tom Manley, Department of Geology, “All Things Lake Champlain.”

Wednesday, March 11, 4:30 p.m.

David Stoll, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, “Rednecks, Latinos and the Next American Melting Pot.”

Wednesday, April 1, 4:30 p.m.

Marybeth Nevins, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, “Maidu Language Creation Stories in a Shared Californian Landscape.”

Wednesday, April 8, 4:30 p.m. (will be held in Mead Chapel)

Jeff Buettner, Department of Music, with College Chaplains Laurie Jordan, Ira Schiffer, Naila Baloch and Beau Scurich, “One City, Three Faiths, Four Chaplains and a Choir.”

Wednesday, April 22, 4:30 p.m.

Jon Isham, Department of Economics, “Social Entrepreneurship in the Liberal Arts: Promise and Pitfalls.”

 

Refreshments will be served