2013-14 Convocation Speakers
Thursday, September 19, 2013
President Mark Burstein
“Crossing the Threshold: Community as Curriculum”
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
"Drawing Lessons: The Comics of Everyday Life"
Cartoonist, author of Are You My Mother? A Comic Drama, Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic and the comic strip "Dykes to Watch Out For."
Thursday, January 23, 2014
"The Greatest Lecture Ever Presented"
Filmmaker, humorist and political activist, known for his documentary film Super Size Me.
Note: The Spurlock Convocation was canceled.
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
"In the Company of the Poor"
Physician, medical anthropologist, professor at Harvard University and co-founder of Partners in Health.
Thursday, May 29, 2014
"Whispered Doubts and Shouted Convictions: What are These Composers Saying?"
Professor of music and chair of keyboard studies