Event Type Lecture Upcoming Events

Economics Friday Seminar Series

Fri, Feb 21, 2020
3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Miller Hall 230

Featuring Noel Johnson (George Mason University) presenting "Markets & Minorities: Jewish Persecution and Market Access, 1100-1850". Free and open to the public. For more information, contact Chris Vickers at czvickers@auburn.edu.

 

Book Talk: Still Point

Tue, Feb 25, 2020
4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
Pebble Hill

The public is invited to a reading by Dick Graves, author of "Still Point: Poems and Meditations."

"Still Point" is a book of poems, stories, and meditations that speak to a variety of life experiences. It reflects spiritual growth and depth, and points the way toward healthy and joyous living. Included are insights, remembrances, reflections, and reconciliations.

Dick Graves is Professor Emeritus at Auburn University. He holds a B.A. from Baylor University, an M.Ed. from the University of Florida, and a Ph.D. from Florida State University. His interest in poetry dates back to his high school years, emerged while a professor at Auburn, and came into full bloom later in his life.

The event is free, open to the public, and will be followed by refreshments. Books will be available for purchase and signing.

Women's Studies Lecture

Wed, Feb 26, 2020
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Tichenor Hall 215

Dr. Yingchun Ji, Visiting Professor of Sociology at University of Maryland and Professor of Sociology, Shanghai University of China, presents a lecture "Chinese Daughters and their Eldercare Burden." Free and open to the public. For more information, contact Brittany Rose at bzr0003@auburn.edu or 334-844-1974.

News SEO with Claudio Cabrera

Thu, Feb 27, 2020
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
RBD Library 4129

The New York Times Deputy Off-Platform Director, Claudio Cabrera, will discuss news SEO (search engine optimization), which he believes is a vital skill to know in the professional media space. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by Auburn University's Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists. For more information, contact Gheni Platenburg at 334-844-2719 or gnp0006@auburn.edu.

Economics Friday Seminar Series

Fri, Feb 28, 2020
3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Miller Hall 230

Featuring Marla Ripoll (University of Pittsburgh) presenting "Accounting for the International Quantity-Quality Trade-Off ". Free and open to the public. For more information, contact Chris Vickers at czvickers@auburn.edu.

Women's Studies Lecture

Tue, Mar 17, 2020
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Pebble Hill

Dr. Andrea Baldwin, Assistant Professor of Sociology at Virginia Tech, presents a lecture "From the Posture Portraits to Diversity: Gender, Race, and the Body, A Black Feminist Decolonial Examination of the Practice and Politics of (In)Difference in Higher Education." Free and open to the public. For more information, contact Brittany Rose at bzr0003@auburn.edu or 334-844-1974.

Women's Studies Lecture

Tue, Apr 7, 2020
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Pebble Hill

Dr. Janelle Rodriques, Assistant Professor of English and Faculty Affiliate of Women’s Studies at Auburn University, presents her 2019 book, Narratives of Obeah in West Indian Literature: Moving Through the Margins. Free and open to the public. For more information, contact Brittany Rose at bzr0003@auburn.edu or 334-844-1974.