Weed Faculty Lecture Series

Fall 2011/Spring 2012


On the Need for a Dangerous Unselfishness

Lucas Wilson, Associate Professor of African American Studies and Economics
October 5th, 4:15 Shattuck 102, Cassani Lounge

Tapping Imagination for Academic Success

Holly Hanson, Chair of African American and African Studies
November 14, 4:15 Shattuck 102, Cassani Lounge

Fall 2010/Spring 2011

What Do Academics Do?

Dorothy Mosby, Associate Professor of Spanish
October 21st, 4:15 Shattuck 102, Cassani Lounge

Pursuing Dreams That Take You Far From Home?

Holly Hanson, Chair of African American and African Studies
Amber Douglas, Assistant Professor of Psychology and Education
November 9th, 4:15 Kendade 107

Staying Open to Change While Being Rooted

Tanya Williams, Associate Dean of Students for Diversity & Inclusion
December 1st, 4:15 Dwight 101

Black Civic Elites in Chicago

Preston Smith, Associate Professor of Politics
February 15th, 4:14 Shattuck 102, Cassani Lounge

Reflections on the need for 'a dangerous unselfishness'

Lucas Wilson, Associate Professor of African American Studies and Economics
March 7th, 4:15 Kendade 305

"Hard and Soft: The Challenge of Doing Research"

John Grayson, Professor of Religion
April 7th, 4:15 Kendade 305

Guest Speakers

Academic Leadership

Darius Peyton, Motivational Speaker
November 2nd, 9-11, Betty Shabazz Cultural Center

Angeline Shenje Peyton, Adjunct Faculty, St. Joseph College
April 11th, 4:15, Kendade 305