Special Lectures

Special Lectures are sponsored wholly or in part by the Department of Education or Department of Religion and fall outside the normal 10:45 a.m. Amphitheater or 2 p.m. Hall of Philosophy formats.

Events

 

  • Monday, June 26, 2017 | 04:00pm

    Lincoln Applied Ethics Series, Brad Allenby

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    Brad Allenby, Lincoln Professor of Engineering and Ethics, and Professor of Civil, Environmental and Sustainable Engineering, and of Law, Arizona State University



    Location: Hall of Philosophy

     

  • Monday, July 10, 2017 | 12:30pm

    Lincoln Applied Ethics Series, Catherine O’Donnell

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    Catherine O’Donnell, Associate Professor of History, Arizona State University



    Location: Hall of Philosophy

     

  • Monday, July 10, 2017 | 03:30pm

    Alan Cooperman

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    Alan Cooperman is Director of Religion Research at the nonpartisan Pew Research Center, where he oversees a staff of more than 20 researchers who conduct surveys, demographic analyses, and other empirical studies around the world.



    Location: Hall of Philosophy

     

  • Wednesday, August 09, 2017 | 03:30pm

    Middle East Update with Geoffrey Kemp, Shai Feldman and Ghaith al-Omari

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    Geoffrey Kemp, dir., Regional Security Programs, Center for the National Interest; Shai Feldman, Judith and Sidney Swartz Director, Crown Center for Middle East Studies, Brandeis University; Ghaith al-Omari, senior fellow, Washington Institute for Near East Policy



    Location: Hall of Philosophy

     

  • Friday, August 11, 2017 | 09:15am

    Sherrilyn Ifill

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    President and Director-Counsel, NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund



    Location: Hall of Philosophy

     

  • Friday, August 11, 2017 | 03:30pm

    Chautauqua Institution’s Muscular Civil Dialogue Initiative

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    The 90-minute session will help Chautauquans to develop a greater understanding and appreciation of what a muscular civil dialogue looks like and how they can practice and further develop their civil dialogue mission and capacities.



    Location: Elizabeth S. Lenna Hall (simulcast online)

     

  • Monday, August 14, 2017 | 03:30pm

    The Impact of Changing Ownership on Journalism

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    Terrance Egger, president and CEO, Philadelphia Media Network; Lauren Rich Fine, managing director, Gries Financial; Susan Goldberg, editor-in-chief, National Geographic Magazine; editorial director, National Geographic Partners; Richard Tofel, president, ProPublica



    Location: Hall of Philosophy

     

  • Friday, August 18, 2017 | 03:30pm

    Woman’s Suffrage: 100 years in New York State

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    Lieutenant Governor, New York State

    Kathy Hochul is President of the NYS Senate and Chairs the Regional Economic Development Councils and NYS Women’s Suffrage 100th Anniversary Commemoration Commission.



    Location: Hall of Philosophy