Know Before You Vote: Foreign Policy

On Tuesday, October 28th at 7 p.m. in Diamond 122, Professor Walter Hatch addressed students, local community members and fellow professors on the major foreign policy concerns that will face our next President.

Financial Crisis Faces the Nation: Views From the Inside

On Thursday October 23rd at 7:30 p.m. in Ostrove Auditorium, Barclay’s President Bob Diamond ’73 and C.O.O of Angelo, Gordon and Company Michael Gordon ’66, joined interlocutor Professor Emeritus Hank Gemery for a panel discussion on the current worldwide financial crisis.

Know Before You Vote: Predicting Presidential Performance

Recognizing that many of our students are voting in a Presidential election for the first time, the Know Before You Vote series is intended to help voters understand the broad issues that candidates (and a new administration) will face. Professor Cal Mackenzie and his research assistant Randi Arsenault ’09 lectured in Diamond 122 on October...

Know Before You Vote: Filling Vacancies on the Supreme Court

Recognizing that many of our students are voting in a Presidential election for the first time, the Know Before You Vote series is intended to help voters understand the broad issues that candidates (and a new administration) will face. Professor Maisel initiated the series for fall 2008 with his lecture in Diamond 141 on October...

Immigration and Islam in Contemporary France, a lecture by Dominic Thomas

On Thursday Oct 2, 2008 at 7 p.m. in Diamond 122, Professor Dominic Thomas of UCLA gave a lecture titled, “Immigration and Islam in Contemporary France.” In addition to teaching courses in African literature, immigration and racism in France, and French politics, Dominic Thomas is professor of Italian and chair of the departments of French...

2008 Elijah Parish Lovejoy Convocation: Anne Hull

Anne Hull, national enterprise reporter for The Washington Post, received the 2008 Elijah Parish Lovejoy Award for courageous journalism and gave the annual Lovejoy convocation address on Sunday, September 28th to a packed audience in Ostrove Auditorium in the Diamond Building.

2008 Lovejoy Panel: Giving Voice to the Voiceless

On Sunday, September 28th at 4 p.m. in Ostrove Auditorium a panel of esteemed local, national, and international journalists discussed the role they play in providing a voice to those who are neglected by society.