Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Dr. Nivedita Bagchi
7 p.m. Lehr Room, Gordinier Hall
Constitution Presentation and Free Ice Cream Sundae Bar To Love or Tolerate: The Basis of Trust in Government by Dr. Nivedita Bagchi. 7 p.m. Lehr Room, Gordinier Hall.
Wednesday., September 18, 2013 2013
7 p.m. Room 18, SMC
Film Screening of “The Empire of Reason" and follow up discussion by Drs. Nivedita Bagchi and Adam Lawrence. Free Constitution Day T-shirts to the first 100 attendees! 7 p.m. Room 18, SMC. Look for promotional social media, artistic representations and illuminated quotes around campus the entire week.
Thursday October 3, 2013
Acclaimed Guest Speaker: Paul Loeb
6:00 - 7:00 p.m. | Old Main Room Gordinier Hall
PAUL ROGAT LOEB is the author of Soul of a Citizen: Living With Conviction in Challenging Times (St Martin's Press 1999 and 2010, now with 145,000 copies in print), The Impossible Will Take a Little While: A Citizen's Guide to Hope in a Time of Fear (Basic Books, 2004, and named the #3 political book of that year by the History Channel and the American Book Association), Generation at the Crossroads: Apathy and Action on the American Campus (Rutgers University Press, 1994), Nuclear Culture, and Hope in Hard Times. Both The Impossible and Soul won the Nautilus Award for best social change books of their respective publication years. He's lectured on 400 college campuses and at numerous national and international conferences. In 2008 Loeb founded the Campus Election Engagement Project, helping 500 colleges and universities engage their students in the election, and worked with 750 campuses in or 2012.
Monday, October 21, 2013
Congress to Campus
5:00 – 7:00 p.m. | University Room of Gordinier Hall
Pizza, Policy and Politics Event
Pizza, Policy, and Politics: Free pizza, salad, and dessert buffet on Monday October 21, in the University Room of Gordinier Hall. Meet and converse with two former members of the US Congress, Jack Buechner (R-MO) and John Hall (D-NY) bring your questions! Bring a friend!