Libraries & Spaces
Library Associates Event Archives
Beacons of Learning: Georgetown University and Lauinger Library
Thursday, October 28, 2010
In conjunction with Georgetown University Press
Speakers: Professors R. Emmett Curran, John J. Glavin and Provost James J. O'Donnell
Featuring a book-signing of R. Emmett Curran's A History of Georgetown University.
Portraits in Piety: Women Saints and Women Religious
Monday, October 4, 2010
The Annual Casey-McIlvane Memorial Lecture with Professors Gillian Ahlgren (Xavier University), Laura Benedetti, Amy E. Leonard, Deborah A. Lesko Baker, and moderator Barbara Mujica discussing the John Thatcher Collection, the Library's recent acquisition of lives of women saints and women religious. The collection contains more than 1,000 volumes printed between 1520 and the mid-20th century, many of them written by Jesuits, mostly in Spanish, Portuguese, Italian and French.
Chamber Works of William Grant Still
Friday, September 17, 2010
The first in the Fall Friday Music Series. In conjunction with the Department of Performing Arts and featuring the music of William Grant Still.
Music performed by the Kemper Road String Quartet
Narration by Professors Anthony DelDonna and Rufus Jones
40 Years: The Dean Peter Krogh Foreign Affairs Digital Archives
Saturday, June 5, 2010
In conjunction with Reunion Weekend.
Peter Krogh, Dean Emeritus, speaker.
Growing Up Together: Lauinger Library and Sesame Street Turn 40!
Saturday, May 1, 2010
In conjunction with John Carroll Weekend.
Food Politics: Personal vs. Social Responsibility for Dietary Choices
Wednesday, March 24, 2010
Marion Nestle, author and Professor, New York University.
Collecting to Teach: The Extraordinary Legacy of Joseph A. Haller, S.J.
Thursday, February 18, 2010
Symposium with keynote speaker Eric Denker, Senior Lecturer at the National Gallery of Art
Inflation, Deficits and a Turbulent Economy: Where Do We Go From Here?
Monday, February 1, 2010
Panel: William M. (Bill) Isaac, Larry Kochard, Arthur Laffer, Peter Tanous; Sam Donaldson, moderator
Swinburne, Tennyson, and Matters Funereal
Wednesday, November 11, 2009
With College of William and Mary Chancellor Professor of English Dr Terry Meyers
Call to Common Cause: Posters of the World Wars
Monday, November 9, 2009
Mary Ellen Meehan, owner of Meehan Military Posters
The Myth of the Rational Voter: Why Democracies Choose Bad Policies
Thursday, October 29, 2009
The Annual Casey McIlvane Lecture with George Mason University Professor Bryan Caplan.
Persian Praetorians: Iran's Military Heritage and the Rise of the Revolutionary Guard
Tuesday, September 22, 2009
In conjunction with the Georgetown University Press, with author Steven R. Ward.
The True Nature of the Holy Grail: Wolfram's Parzival (Reunion Weekend Event)
Saturday, May 30, 2009
With Georgetown Professor of German Ronald Murphy, S.J. on his 2006 book Gemstone of Paradise, The Holy Grail in Wolfram’s Parzival.
The Audacity of Despair: The Decline of American Empire and What's In It For You
Tuesday, April 21, 2009
The Second Annual Ellen Catherine Gstalder (C'98) Memorial Lecture
New York Stories
Friday, April 17, 2009
Panelists Linda Fairstein, Meryl Gordon, Nicola Kraus, Jonathan Rosen
Shakespeare and the Jesuits: Re-fashioning the Myth of the Evil Jesuit
Thursday, April 2, 2009
The Ninth Annual Casey·McIlvane Lecture