Humanities Colloquium Series

Drake Faculty undertaking reseach in the humanities offer insights into their current work as the basis for discussion during occasional Friday-afternoon talks.

For more information, please contact Dr. Timothy Knepper, Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy and Religion.

2013-2014 Colloquium Series

All events take place Friday afternoons from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. in the Medbury Honors Lounge (lower level, west, Medbury Hall) unless otherwise noted.

  • September 20, 2013
    Allen Scult, Professor Emeritus, Department of Philosophy and Rhetoric
    Martin Heidegger and the Hermeneutics of Torah: A Strange Affinity
  • October 25, 2013
    Ramesh Dhussa, Associate Professor of Geography
    Western Himalayas: Changing Cultural Landscapes
  • November 15, 2013
    Amahia Mallea, Assistant Professor of History
    Public Health in the Borderlands: The Case of Nogales
  • February 21, 2014
    Nancy Berns, Professor of Sociology
    Living with Grief and Joy: What We Think Matters
  • March 28, 2014
    Craig Owens, Associate Professor of English, Director, Center for the Humanities
    Welcome to Taylorworld
  • April 18, 2014
    Sofia Paredes, Assistant Professor of Spanish
    The Integration of Language and Content in the Spanish classroom: Exploring Immigration Narratives and Multilingual Communities
Art Sci Events
September 6, 2014
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
September 18, 2014
07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
October 9, 2014
07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
ArtSci News
July 11, 2014
The Environmental Education Summer Workshop for Teachers—co-sponsored by Drake University, MetroWaste Authority, and Prairie City-Monroe (PCM) School District—is designed to expose educators to a wide range of experiences connecting the natural history of Iowa’s plants and animals to problem-based learning exercises that address both science and math standards.
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