Distinguished Lecture Series

2017-2018

Honors Lecture Series

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The University of Toledo
Jesup Scott Honors College

Mail Stop 939
2810 W. Bancroft St.
Toledo, Ohio 43606
419.530.6030

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WHERE TODAY’S IDEAS MEET TOMORROW’S HEADLINES

The Jesup Scott Honors College Distinguished Lecture Series charts bold direction in intellectual discourse and academic inquiry at The University of Toledo, opening windows on fresh-air approaches to today’s biggest challenges, sharing the innovative ideas of movers and shakers who are anything but traditional.  Reflecting the forward-thinking philosophy of the Jesup Scott Honors College, these speakers will engage you, challenge you, provoke you – and quite possibly make you see the world in a different way.

PLEASE REGISTER FOR THE EVENT BELOW AND DIRECT ANY QUESTIONS TO the Jesup Scott Honors College at honors@utoledo.edu, 419.530.6030.

 

ChaudharySHAMILA N. CHAUDHARY

"THE MEANING OF AMERICA, AT HOME AND ABROAD"

Thursday, Feb 8, 2018
6:00 P.M. | Doermann Theatre



Shamila N. Chaudhary is a foreign-policy analyst and photographer based in Washington, D.C. Chaudhary will discuss the U.S. role in the world and its connection to the social and economic landscapes of life within the United States. She'll address the many transformations underway in American identity and culture as they relate to politics, the humanities, law, and international affairs. Chaudhary is the Senior Advisor to Dean Vali Nasr, Johns Hopkins University School for Advanced International Studies. Learn more by visiting her blog

GarduqueLaurie Garduque

"The MacArthur Foundation Safety + Justice Challenge"

Monday, April 16, 2018
6:00 p.m. | Doermann Theatre




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Dr. Garduque, Director – Justice Reform, MacArthur Foundation, will discuss the role of philanthropy in social change through this unique and powerful program

Her remarks will be followed by a panel Q & A with Dr. Garduque, Toledo Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz, and representatives of the Lucas County Safety + Justice Challenge team Lucas County Commissioner Carol Contrada and Lucas County Common Pleas Court Judge Gene Zmuda.

Co-sponsored by The University of Toledo College of Law.

 

 

Last Updated: 4/13/18