Continuing Education

Fairhaven Lecture Series

Since 1983, UW-Whitewater faculty and staff from the Whitewater and Janesville campuses, along with area business and community leaders, have been presenting multi-disciplinary lectures to thousands of lifelong learners. Continuing Education partners with Fairhaven Senior Services to host the lectures during the academic year.


Spring 2022 Lecture Series

American Profiles

Politicians, activists, musicians, and every day citizens.  Systems, inventions, and tragedies. This spring, we will spend an hour each week, putting the spotlight on changemakers that have made history.  From local stories to those that made a global impact, join us as we take a closer look at some fascinating American profiles.

Lectures in the Spring 2022 series will be held on Mondays at 3 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall of Fairhaven Senior Services, 435 West Starin Road, Whitewater and are only open to residents of Fairhaven. Lectures will be recorded and posted to our website and YouTube channel.  Videos of lectures in this series and in past series can be accessed for free any time after they are posted online.

Check our website and follow us on social media for more information and updates on opening to the public.  Any other questions, please contact Kari Borne at bornek@uww.edu or 262-472-1003.

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Fairhaven

Who are the Supremes? A Discussion of the Lives of Supreme Court Justices
Monica Lineberger
Assistant Professor
Polititcal Science
Monday, February 7, 2022 at 3:00 pm

Fairhaven

Educational Innovators: Profiles from the American Past
Anne Durst
Associate Professor
Educational Foundations
Monday, February 14, 2022 at 3:00 pm

Fairhaven

An Opportunity and a Burden: The Lives of Loyalist Woment in Revolutionalry Philadelphia
Kimberly Nath, Associate Professor
History
Monday, February 21, 2022 at 3:00 pm

Fairhaven

Life at the Intersections: The Labor, Activism, and Legacy of Pauli Murray
Ashley Barnes-Gilbert
Lecturer
Women's and Gender Studies
Monday, February 28, 2022 at 3:00 pm

Fairhaven

Forgetting and Remembering the "Spanish" Flu Pandemic
Karl Brown
Associate Professor
History
Monday, March 7, 2022 at 3:00 pm

Fairhaven

Flaco Jimenez and the Accordion: Global Intersections
Erin Brauer
Assistant Professor
Music
Monday, March 14, 2022 at 3:00 pm

Fairhaven

Profile of Wisconsin Mass Media History
Brian Schanen
Lecturer
Communication
Monday, March 21, 2022 at 3:00 pm

Fairhaven

The Poison Widow of Whitewater: Mystery,  Mayhem, and Murder
Jennifer Motzko
Digital Scholarship &
Preservation Archivist
Monday, March 28, 2022 at 3:00 pm

Fairhaven

Wendell Willkie and the We Want Willke Campaign
Dick Haven
Professor Emeritus
Communication
Monday, April 11, 2022 at 3:00 pm

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Kari Borne
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Whitewater, WI
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Let us know how we can help!  Contact us any time via bornek@uww.edu.

If you have a disability and desire accommodations, please advise us as early as possible. Requests are confidential. UW-Whitewater provides equal opportunities in employment and programming including Title IX and ADA requirements. Please contact Kari Borne at  262-472-1003 or bornek@uww.edu for further information.

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