Beacons of Learning: Georgetown University and Lauinger Library
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.
Library Associates Event Archives
Portraits in Piety: Women Saints and Women Religious
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
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
June 5, 2010
In conjunction with Reunion Weekend.
Peter Krogh, Dean Emeritus, speaker.
Growing Up Together: Lauinger Library and Sesame Street Turn 40!
May 1, 2010
In conjunction with John Carroll Weekend.
Food Politics: Personal vs. Social Responsibility for Dietary Choices
March 24, 2010
Marion Nestle, author and Professor, New York University.
Collecting to Teach: The Extraordinary Legacy of Joseph A. Haller, S.J.
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?
February 1, 2010
Panel: William M. (Bill) Isaac, Larry Kochard, Arthur Laffer, Peter Tanous; Sam Donaldson, moderator