From former presidents to Supreme Court Justices, world-renowned performers to social activists, the University of Mount Union is committed to enhancing the educational experience by bringing top-notch experts to campus. Each semester, Mount Union is proud to sponsor a lecture series made up of several lectureships and fine arts events for students, faculty and community members to enjoy.
The Mount Union Lecture Series is made up of a number of endowed lectureships, special event keynote speakers, convocations, music recitals, art exhibits and theatrical performances held on campus. These events provide learning across disciplines, bringing new perspectives and ideas to campus from places throughout the world. Information on upcoming events is provided on a semi-annual basis.
Fall 2016 Lecture Series Schedule
Dewald Honors Dinner and Program
When: Tuesday, September 13 at 7 p.m.
Where: Kresge Commons, Hoover-Price Campus Center
featuring Azar Nafisi, author of Reading Lolita in Tehran and fellow at Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies
When: Tuesday, September 20 at 7 p.m.
Where: Brush Performance Hall, Giese Center for the Performing Arts
Reception and Booksigning at 8 p.m. in the Lobby
featuring Ted Smith, associate professor of preaching and ethics at Emory University’s Candler School of Theology
When: Thursday, October 20 at 7 p.m.
Where: Myers Sanctuary, Dewald Chapel
Reception at 8 p.m. in the Chapel
featuring David Thiele, associate professor of English at the University of Mount Union
When: Thursday, October 27 at 7 p.m.
Where: Gallaher Theatre, Giese Center for the Performing Arts
Reception at 6 p.m. in the Otto Art Gallery