Calendars


Not a New Cold War

Date(s)
3/5/2015 7:30 p.m.
Description
Dr. Anthony Rodin is currently a visiting assistant professor in Political Science at Whitworth University. His research is focused on how revisionist states act and the challenges they pose to the existing international system.
Location
Weyerhaeuser Hall Robinson Teaching Theatre
Fee
None
Contact
Stephanee Newman, (509) 777-3834 or snewman@whitworth.edu
 
 

Wages of Rebellion: The Moral Imperative of Revolt

Date(s)
3/10/2015 7:00 p.m.
Description
Peace and Justice Action League of Spokane is hosting Pulitzer Prize winning journalist and author, Chris Hedges, for Wages of Rebellion: The Moral Imperative of Revolt. Hedges will present his lecture on Tuesday, March 10th at 7:00 pm at the Bing Crosby Theater. Hedges has written twelve books and spent fifteen years as a foreign correspondent for The New York Times. He currently writes for Truthdig and teaches prisoners at a maximum-security prison. There are a limited number of free tickets for this event available to students, faculty and staff on a first come-first served basis. Email snewman@whitworth.edu or come to the reception area on the second floor of Lindaman to request a ticket.
Location
Bing Crosby Theater Off Campus
Fee
None
Contact
Stephanee Newman, (509) 777-3834 or snewman@whitworth.edu
 
 

Human Trafficking in the 21st Century

Date(s)
3/12/2015 7:30 p.m.
Description
Mabel Elsom is the anti-human trafficking coordinator at Lutheran Community Services. She currently works with a number of community organizations to identify and serve victims of trafficking.
Location
Weyerhaeuser Hall Robinson Teaching Theatre
Fee
None
Contact
Stephanee Newman, (509) 777-3834 or snewman@whitworth.edu
 
 

Imagine a World Without Militaries

Date(s)
3/18/2015 4:00 p.m.
3/19/2015-3/20/2015 AllDay
3/23/2015-3/27/2015 AllDay
3/30/2015-4/1/2015 AllDay
4/2/2015 4:00 p.m.
Description
Professor Van Inwegen's Nonviolent Defense and Conflict Resolution class will display information about global military spending, alternative ways to use military funding, and highlights of countries that don’t have a military. The opening reception will take place on Wednesday, March 18 from 4-5 pm. The display will be open to visitors until the closing reception on Thursday, April 2 from 4-5 pm.
Location
Hixson Union Building (HUB) MPR
Fee
None
Contact
Stephanee Newman, (509) 777-3834 or snewman@whitworth.edu
 
 

"I declare to Facebook that..."

Date(s)
4/9/2015 7:30 p.m.
Description
Dr. Erica Salkin is an assistant professor of Communication Studies at Whitworth University. Her research interests include student speech rights, First Amendment issues in the modern era and cultural depictions of news.
Location
Weyerhaeuser Hall Robinson Teaching Theatre
Fee
None
Contact
Stephanee Newman, (509) 777-3834 or snewman@whitworth.edu
 
 

Reception with Congressman Reichert

Date(s)
5/8/2015 3:30 p.m.
Description
Congressman Reichert will be meeting with students and faculty from the Political Science department.
Location
Weyerhaeuser Hall 111
Fee
None
Contact
Stephanee Newman, (509) 777-3834 or snewman@whitworth.edu