Schedule of Public Lectures

Free and open to the public.

Fritz Allhoff

Wine and Philosophy

Fritz Allhoff
Professor of Philosophy
Western Michigan University

Thursday, September 16
4:30 pm, Gamble Auditorium
Art Building

Sponsored by the Mount Holyoke College Art Museum as part of its Gala Exhibition Opening "Wine and Spirit: Rituals, Remedies, and Revelry."

Anna Lappe

Eat the Sky: The Climate Crisis and the Future of Food

Anna Lappé
Best-Selling Author and Food Activist

Wednesday, October 6
7:30 pm, Gamble Auditorium
Art Building

Sponsored by the Weissman Center for Leadership and the Liberal Arts and the Miller Worley Center for the Environment.

John Varriano

Wine, Life, and Death

John Varriano
Professor Emeritus of Art
Mount Holyoke College

Thursday, October 21
4:30 pm, Gamble Auditorium
Art Building

Sponsored by the Mount Holyoke College Art Museum

Peter Rosset

The World Food Crisis: Causes and Solutions

Peter Rosset
International author and scholar-activist

Tuesday, October 26
7:30 pm, Gamble Auditorium
Art Building

Sponsored by the McCulloch Center for Global Initiatives.

Barbara Block

Dedication of the Leslie Miller and Richard Worley Center for the Environment

Barbara Block
Charles and Elizabeth Prothro Professor in Marine Sciences;
Hopkins Marine Station, Stanford University;
Senior Fellow, Woods Institute for the Environment

Thursday, October 28
7:30 pm, Gamble Auditorium
Art Building

Sponsored by the Miller Worley Center for the Environment

Peter Singer

Global Poverty: What are Our Obligations?

Peter Singer
Ira W. DeCamp Professor of Bioethics
Princeton University

Thursday, November 11
7:30 pm, Hooker Auditorium
Clapp Building

Sponsored by the Weissman Center for Leadership and the Liberal Arts. This lecture is part of the Presidential Inaugural Series on Social Justice.

Temple Grandin

Animal Behavior, Autism, and Sensory-Based Thinking

Temple Grandin
Professor of Animal Science
Colorado State University

Wednesday, November 17
7:30 pm, Gamble Auditorium
Art Building

Sponsored by the Weissman Center for Leadership and the Liberal Arts.