2007 Interterm Colloquia
Contemporary Issues of American Empire- January 21, 7:30pm
The Public Discourse of Immigration in the United States- January 23, 7:00pm
Richard Rodriguez, runner-up for the Pulitzer Prize in nonfiction and master of the "personal essay" and Victor Hanson, a senior fellow at Stanford University's Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace addressed the issue of immigration. Moderated by Assistant Professor of American Studies and Sociology and Faculty Co-coordinator Carleen Basler.
Should No Child be Left Behind?- January 27, 7:00pm
Public Education Network President and Founder Wendy Puriefoy and education policy expert William Howell were joined by Jere Hochman, Superintendent of Amherst Regional Public Schools and Michael Morris '00 , 5th and 6th grade teacher at Fort River School, to discuss issues of school choice and educational access. Moderated by Assistant Professor of History and Black Studies and Faculty Co-Coordinator Hilary Moss.