Recent Events

September 9,2004

Panel: Teaching the Liberal Arts after 9/11

Violette Hall 1000, 7:00-8:30 pm

Featuring Dr. Linda Seidel (English), Dr. Hena Ahmad (English), Dr. John Ishiyama (Political Science), Dr. Lloyd Pfleuger (Philosophy and Religion,) and Dr. Becky Becker (Drama).  Moderated by Dr. Barbara Dixon, President, Truman State University.  Sponsored by NEMO-PBK & TSU Global Issues Colloquium.

Dr. Robert Richards, University of Chicago Historian of Science, was the Association’s Phi Beta Kappa Fellows Lecturer, May 2, 2004.  His talk was on “Darwin’s Romantic Biology.”Il Salone dello Spazio!

Sunday, February 1, 2004, 11:30 am-1:30 pm, Il Spazio restaurant, Kirksville.

Our “salons” will offer readings and discussions of recent intellectual or cultural works from members of the NEMO area. Our first featured Dr. Hena Ahmad, a professor of Language and Literature at Truman State University, who read from the work of her brother, internationally renowned poet Agha Shahid Ali.  Appetizers are provided courtesy of NEMO-PBK.  The next salone will probably be sometime in the summer.