Contact Information

Whitewater Contact:
Akiko Yoshida
Monona Contact:
Tanya Kam
Stoughton Contact:
Leda Nath

Scholarly Scoop Lecture Series

The College of Letters and Sciences has three ongoing lecture series in the surrounding communities.

Here are the lectures for August, September and October.

For more information see below:

Starin Community Center | 1130 W South St., Whitewater, WI

Friday, September 7 | 10:30-11:30 am

Live and Let Die: Life in Temporary Wetlands

Presented by Brian J. O'Neill

Assistant Professor -Biological Sciences

Friday, October 5 | 10:30-11:30 am

Beyond the Peace Accords: Legacies of America's Secret War in Laos 

Presented by Nengher Vang

Assistant Professor  - History

Monona Senior Center | 1011 Nichols Rd., Monona, WI

Friday, August 10 | 10:00-11:00 am

Sensors and How They Change Our Lives

Presented by Ozgur Yavuzcetin 

Assistant Professor - Physics

 Friday, September 14 | 10:00-11:00 am

Has the American Dream Faded?

Presented by Yuhan "Cathy" Xue 

Assistant Professor - Economics 

 Friday, October 12 | 10:00-11:00 am

A Demographic Deficit: The politics of nationalism and the need for more (not less) immigration in Wisconsin

Presented by Jonathan Burkham

Assistant Professor - Geography 

Friday, November 9 | 10:00-11:00 am

Politics as Usual or Unusual Politics? 

Presented by Jolly Emery 

Assistant Professor - Political Science

Friday, December 14 | 10:00-11:00 am

It Wasn't as Good as the Book: The Great Gatsby and the Difficulties of Film Adaptation 

Presented by John McGuigan

Professor - Languages and Literatures

Stoughton Area Senior Center | 248 W Main St. #1, Stoughton, WI 

Friday, March 16 | 10:00-11:00 am

A Sermon on vermin: Or why cutting down trees is bad for native mice and rats

Presented by Andrea Romero

Assistant Professor - Biological Sciences

Friday, April 20 | 10:00-11:00 am

Slave Trade, Alliances and Subterfuge: The Downfall of African States, 1700 to 1920

Presented by Adam Paddock

Assistant Professor  - History


College of Letters & Sciences
Laurentide Hall 4100
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
800 W. Main Street
Whitewater, WI 53190-1790

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