Schedule of Programs

Spring 2014 Printable Schedule

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Carlisle’s Future: Balancing Environmental and Economic Concerns
Panel Discussion
George Pomeroy, professor, Shippensburg University
Kirk Stoner, director of planning, Cumberland County
Nathan Wolf, attorney, Wolf & Wolf
John Henson, moderator, professor, Dickinson College
Stern Center, Great Room, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Freedom of Religion: A Debate
Kim Colby, senior counsel, Christian Legal Society
Heather Weaver ’99, senior staff attorney, American Civil Liberties Union
David O’Connell, moderator, professor, Dickinson College
Stern Center, Great Room, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, February 11, 2014 ♦

Global Consequences of Current Lake Warming
Catherine O’Reilly, professor, Illinois State University
Stern Center, Great Room, 7 p.m.

Thursday, February 20, 2014

Market Monetarism and the Crash of 2008
Scott Sumner, professor, Bentley University
Stern Center, Great Room, 7 p.m.

Friday, February 21, 2014

The New Neuroscience
Ira Glick, professor emeritus, Stanford University Medical Center
Denny Hall, Room 317, 5 p.m.

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Mary Ellen Borges Memorial Lecture
Jesus and the Historian

Bart Ehrman, professor, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Central America on the Precipice
Christine Wade, professor, Washington College
Michael Allison, professor, University of Scranton

Thursday, February 27, 2014

Morgan Lecture
Mood Disorders and Creativity
Kay Redfield Jamison, professor, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, March 4, 2014 *

Topic: U.S. Security Policy
U.S. Army War College Eisenhower Fellows
Stern Center, Great Room, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, March 5, 2014 ♦

Water, Conflict, and Peacebuilding
Carl Bruch, senior attorney, Environmental Law Institute
Stern Center, Great Room, 7 p.m.

New Date: Thursday, March 6, 2014  * Breaking Issue *

Ukraine?
Panel Discussion
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, March 18 , 2014 ♦

Brave New World of Water
Steven Solomon, author and commentator
Stern Center, Great Room, 7 p.m.

Thursday, March 20, 2014

The Dark Matter: Race and Racism
Howard Winant, professor, University of California, Santa Barbara
Stern Center, Great Room, 7 p.m.

Monday, March 24, 2014

Sports, Social Media & the Empowerment of Women
Laura Suchoski, social media manager, McKinney
Stern Center, Great Room, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Snowden Reflections
Panel Discussion
Stern Center, Great Room, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Stand Your Ground: Discretion, Race, and Culture
Tamara Lawson, professor, Saint Thomas University School of Law
Allison Great Hall, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, April 2, 2014 *

Towards Collective Liberation
Chris Crass, community organizer and author
Stern Center, Great Room, 7 p.m.

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Vegan Food Politics: A Black Feminist Perspective
A. Breeze Harper, research fellow, University of California, Davis
Stern Center, Great Room, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, April 8, 2014 ♦

Drinking Water
James Salzman, professor, Duke University
Stern Center, Great Room, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 *

The Rule of the Clan
Panel Discussion
Stern Center, Great Room, 7 p.m.

Monday, April 21, 2014

Revisiting the Cold War
Penetrating the Iron Curtain: Resolving the Missile Gap

Panel Discussion
Althouse Hall, Room 106, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Permanent Present Tense
Suzanne Corkin professor emerita, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Stern Center, Great Room, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Dickinson Debates
Should Pennsylvania Legalize Marijuana?
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Thursday, May 1, 2014

Ukraine Update
Panel Discussion
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, Noon
**Bring your own lunch**

♦ Denotes a program that is part of the Clarke Forum’s semester theme: Water

* Denotes a program that is part of the Clarke Forum’s Leadership in an Age of Uncertainty Series