Category: Academic Lectures and Discussions
Category: Community Events
Named by U.S. News & World Report as one of America’s Best Leaders of 2009, Patel is an award-winning author and the president of Interfaith Youth Core, a Chicago-based institution building the global interfaith youth movement. Hear audio.
Category: Authors and Books
“The minute you start reading chapter books is not the minute you stop reading picture books. In many ways, picture books can be even more complex than chapter books, because you have the interplay of text and illustrations.” Hear audio.
Life expectancy has advanced more in the past half century than in all of previous human history. Having worked for over 40 years in developing countries, Dr. Jon Rohde ’63 reviews public health achievements and discusses careers that will carry these advances to the most remote corners of the earth. Hear audio.
Charles Mann '76 discusses his book, 1493: Uncovering the New World Columbus Created, with Jan Dizard, the Charles Hamilton Houston Professor in American Culture (Sociology). Hear audio.