Schedule of Programs

Spring 2020 Printable Schedule

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 ♦ *

Educating for Democracy in a Post-Truth Era
Lynn Pasquerella, Association of American Colleges and Universities
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Thursday, February 6, 2020 * (Postponed to fall 2020)

How to Be an Antiracist
Ibram X. Kendi, National Book Award-winning historian and author
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 *

An Anticipatory Memoir: Aging on the Diagonal
Bill Durden ’71, International University Alliance
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

From Community Engagement to the Good Society
Randy Stoecker, University of Wisconsin
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Monday, February 24, 2020 *

Psychedelics: Science, Medicine and Politics
Rick Doblin ’P21, Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Protests Around the World
Panel of Dickinson Professors
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Monday, March 2, 2020

While Reason Slept: Recapturing the Founders’ Vision of a Rational Republic
Tom Brier, attorney and author
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 *(Postponed due to the college’s response to COVID-19)

Performance: Diagonal Life: Theory and Praxis
Bread and Puppet Theater
Allison Great Hall, 6 p.m.

Thursday, March 19, 2020 (Postponed due to the college’s response to COVID-19)

Lethal Flows: The U.S. Role in Arms Transfers and Arms Trafficking to Latin America and the Caribbean
Adam Isacson, The Washington Office of Latin America (WOLA)
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Monday, March 23, 2020 (Postponed due to the college’s response to COVID-19)

The Molly and Wayne Borges Memorial Lecture
What the History of Anti-Semitism Tells Us about Hate Today
David Nirenberg, University of Chicago
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 ♦ (Postponed due to the college’s response to COVID-19)

Devising Civic Practice: Listening is the New Revolution
Michael Rohd
,Center for Performance and Civic Practice
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Mayor Tim Scott and His Team Explain How Carlisle is Responding to the Pandemic
Virtual Discussion with Local Officials
Live Stream Event, 7 p.m.

Thursday, March 26, 2020 ♦ (Postponed due to the college’s response to COVID-19)

Re-Engaging Research through Citizen and Community Science
Jennifer Shirk, Citizen Science Association
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 *(Postponed due to the college’s response to COVID-19)

Wesley Lecture
Wolves in Shepherds’ Clothing
Marie Fortune, FaithTrust Institute
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 *(Postponed due to the college’s response to COVID-19)

How to Be an Antiracist
Ibram X. Kendi, National Book Award-winning historian and author
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Thursday, April 2, 2020

Providing Safe Shelter When Home is Not a Haven from Crisis
Virtual Discussion with Local Organizations
Live Stream Event, 7 p.m.

Thursday, April 2, 2020 (Postponed due to the college’s response to COVID-19)

The Bechtel Lecture
Environmental Scarcity and Instability in the West African Sahel and the Lake Chad Basin
Panel Discussion
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7:00 p.m.

Monday, April 6, 2020

Why Are We Optimistically Biased About Our Risks?: Applications to the Coronavirus Pandemic
Marie Helweg-Larsen, Dickinson College
Live Stream Event, NOON

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Food in a Time of Crisis
Virtual Discussion with Local Food Providers
Live Stream Event, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 (Rescheduling Event for Fall 2020)

Unravelled Myths: The Green Revolution and the Gene Revolution
Glenn Stone, Washington University in St. Louis
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7:00 p.m.

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 (Postponed due to the college’s response to COVID-19)

How Mentors Can Shape Your Future: A Conversation with a Global Leader
David McCormick, Bridgewater Associates
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7:00 p.m.

Thursday, April 16, 2020 (Postponed due to the college’s response to COVID-19)

Effects of Stereotyping and Implicit Bias on Underrepresented Minorities in STEM
Denise Sekaquaptewa, University of Michigan
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7:00 p.m.

Tuesday, April 21, 2020 (Postponed due to the college’s response to COVID-19)

Migrating to Prison: America’s Obsession with Locking Up Immigrants
César Cuauhtémoc García Hernández, New York University
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Thursday, April 23, 2020 ♦ (Postponed due to the college’s response to COVID-19)

Overdoing Democracy: The Problem of Polarization
Robert Talisse, Vanderbilt University
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Denotes programs that are part of the semester theme: Civic Engagement and the Liberal Arts
* Denotes programs that are part of the Clarke Forum’s Leadership in an Age of Uncertainty Series