Lunch at Lawrence: Food For Thought
For nearly 40 years, Lawrence University has sponsored a program of informative luncheon lectures for the Fox Valley community. Known as “Lunch at Lawrence,” these gatherings provide an informal opportunity to hear from a diverse group of Lawrence faculty and distinguished visiting faculty on a wide range of issues and topics.

All lunch programs are held on Fridays at 11:30 a.m. in the Warch Campus Center. The cost of each luncheon is $16.50 and advance registration and payment is required. The full series is available for $82.50 ($99 value.)

REGISTER ONLINE For more information, or to register by phone please call the Office of Alumni and Constituency Engagement at 920-832-7019.

2018-2019 Schedule

October 12, 2018

"One Day You'll Thank Me: Lessons From an Unexpected Fatherhood"

David McGlynn, associate professor of English
Raising boys is more complicated than ever, especially in light of the #MeToo Movement. Lawrence English Professor David McGlynn has puzzled over -- and written about -- fatherhood for years. He'll discuss what he's learned and read from his new book, One Day You'll Thank Me: Lessons from an Unexpected Fatherhood.

November 9, 2018

"Stories from the Archives: Discovering the Lesser-Known History of Lawrence"

Erin K. Dix '08, university archivist and assistant professor


February 8, 2019

Title TBD

Matty Wegehaupt, instructor of Gender Studies


March 8, 2019

"Inclusive Pedagogy and the Choral Experience: Respect, Othering, and the Quest for Community"

Stephen Sieck, associate professor and co-director of Choral Studies

April 12, 2019

"Wisdom from the Ages: Interfaith Dialogues for Today's Challenges"

Reverend Linda J. Morgan-Clement, Julie Esch Hurvis Dean of Spiritual and Religious Life


May 10, 2018

"Neurobiology of Stroke"

Bruce Hetzler, Professor of Psychology

The Archive

Check out an archive of previous Lunch at Lawrence presentations from 1993 to 2015.

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