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Changing America Lecture: African American History in the American West

Date(s)
5/5/2016 7:00 p.m.
Description
Lecture presented by Dr. Quintard Taylor, University of Washington Distinguished Professor Emeritus and founder of TheBlackPast.org. Lecture is presented in conjunction with the Smithsonian Changing America Exhibit and is titled "African American History in the American West."
Location
Weyerhaeuser Hall 107 RTT
Fee
None
Contact
Janet Hauck, (509) 777-4751 or jhauck@withworth.edu
 
 

hEalTHIOPIA Guest Speaker

Date(s)
5/9/2016 7:00 p.m.
Description
hEalTHIOPIA is inviting a guest speaker to come and speak to the Whitworth community about Ethiopia and the health struggles that native Ethiopians go through on a daily basis. The guest speaker is Tirus Karuga, the Director of Medical Ambassadors International for East Africa. Mr. Karuga will explain New Covenant Foundation, the CHE project, and why it is so important for the Whitworth Community.
Location
Weyerhaeuser Hall Robinson Teacher Theater
Fee
None
Contact
Chad Cherry, (509) 777-4445 or ccherry17@my.whitworth.edu
 
 

Reflections on the Current Election Season

Date(s)
10/18/2016 7:00 p.m.
Description
Mr. Wehner writes widely on political, cultural, religious, and national-security issues. Since leaving the White House in 2007 he has written for Commentary, The Weekly Standard, National Review, the Washington Post, the Financial Times, the Wall Street Journal, and elsewhere. He also writes regularly for Commentary magazine’s blog “Contentions” and National Review Online. Mr. Wehner has also appeared as a commentator on Fox News, CNN, MSNBC, C-SPAN television, and the BBC. A native of Dallas, Texas, Mr. Wehner grew up in Richland, Washington and is a graduate of the University of Washington.
Location
Hixson Union Building (HUB) MPR
Fee
None
Contact
Gretchen Scott, (509) 777-4424 or gscott@whitworth.edu