The annual History Forum focuses on a different theme each year and brings prominent scholars to campus to share their expertise with faculty, staff, students, alumni, and visitors.
Past topics have included the Vietnam War, Pop Culture, Baseball, and the Historical Impact of the 1960 Presidential Election.
The Seventeenth Annual History and Political Science Club Forum
Saturday, Nov 1, 2014 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Widener Center Lecture Hall
Coffee, tea, and other breakfast items will be available starting at 8:30 a.m.
Lunch will be served in the Grace Hall Atrium starting at 12:15 p.m.
Scheduled Speakers and Presentations
James Hedtke, Ph.D. - “They Never Grew Old: the Freckleton, England Air Disaster”
Darryl Mace, Ph.D. - “When Private Dollars Meet Public Outrage: The Integration of Girard College and the Black Freedom Struggle”
Joseph Fitzgerald, Ph.D. - “Student Movements of the 1960s”
Courtney Michelle Smith, Ph.D. - “Lehigh-Lafayette at 150: Looking Back at Over a Century of Rivalry”
Nancy Watterson, Ph.D., and Lan Tran - “Moved to Learn: Where Body-based Learning Meets Mindful Martial Arts”
Jolyon Girard, Ph.D - “American History Through Speeches: Textbook Research and Writing”
To register to attend or for more information, please contact Courtney Smith, Ph.D., at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The History and Political Science Club Forum is available as a one-credit course to all Cabrini students.
Students should contact their academic advisors to register for the course.