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Complete Schedule

Earl Mulderink

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

2013 SUU Distinguished Faculty Honor Lecture

Earl Mulderink
SUU Professor of History

America’s Civil War: Hollywood vs. History

In partnership with the Grace Adams Tanner Center for Human Values
Kirk Fitzpatrick, Director

Tuesday, September 10 at 11:30 AM
Gilbert Great Hall of the Hunter Conference Center

Christine Schweiger

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

2013 Eccles Visiting Scholar

Christine Schweiger
Professor of Science Entrepreneurship,
University of Applied Sciences, Austria

Entrepreneurship Research: Change in
Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises

In partnership with the SUU School of Business
Carl Templin, Dean

Tuesday, September 17 at 11:30 AM
Gilbert Great Hall of the Hunter Conference Center

Patrick Tucker

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

2013 Eccles Visiting Scholar

Patrick Tucker, Author & Theatre Director

and

Christine Ozanne, Actress
A Discussion Moderated by Don Weingust

The Truth is Not Your Friend:
Stories from the British Stage and Screen

In partnership with SUU Center for Shakespeare Studies
Don Weingust, Director

Tuesday, September 24 at 11:30 AM
Gilbert Great Hall of the Hunter Conference Center

Jane Hirshfield

Thursday, September 26, 2013

2013 Eccles Visiting Scholar

Jane Hirshfield
Award-Winning Poet

Come, Thief: A Collection of Poetry

The Art of Literature:
A Celebration of Authors, Books, and Place

In partnership with the Utah Humanities Council and
Southern Utah University's Creative Writing/Creative Teaching Conference.
Danielle Dubrasky, Director

Thursday, September 26 at 11:30 AM
Gilbert Great Hall of the Hunter Conference Center

Eric Liu

Thursday, October 3, 2013

2013 Eccles Visiting Scholar

Eric Liu
Former White House Domestic Policy Advisor & Author of The Gardens of Democracy

The Role of Creativity in an Animated Democracy

Celebrating the importance of EDGE,
Education Designed to Give Experience

In partnership with SUU's Engagement Centers and University College
Patrick Clarke, Dean

Thursday, October 3 at 11:30 AM
Gilbert Great Hall of the Hunter Conference Center

Craig Childs

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Craig Childs
Award-Winning Author

Finders Keepers: A Tale of Archaeological
Plunder and Obsession

The Art of Literature:
A Celebration of Authors, Books, and Place

A partnership with the Utah Humanities Council and
Southern Utah University.

Tuesday, October 29 at 11:30 AM
Gilbert Great Hall of the Hunter Conference Center

RDT

Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Repertory Dance Theatre
Linda Smith, Artistic Director

Photo Credit: Nathan Sweet

Merce Cunningham and the Avant Garde:
How to Pass, Kick, Fall and Run, and other works

Special thanks to Kay Anderson, SUU Department Chair, Theatre Arts and Dance

Tuesday, November 5
Panel Discussion at 11:30 AM in the Sterling Church Auditorium
Performance at 7:30 PM in the Auditorium Theatre

Open to the public and community members welcome.

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