Calendars


Faculty Scholarship Forum

Date(s)
9/19/2016 11:45 a.m.
10/3/2016 11:45 a.m.
10/6/2016 11:45 a.m.
10/20/2016 11:45 a.m.
11/7/2016 11:45 a.m.
11/17/2016 11:45 a.m.
12/12/2016 11:45 a.m.
2/9/2017 11:45 a.m.
2/20/2017 11:45 a.m.
3/2/2017 11:45 a.m.
3/9/2017 11:45 a.m.
4/24/2017 11:45 a.m.
4/27/2017 11:45 a.m.
5/1/2017 11:45 a.m.
Description
The Faculty Scholarship Forum exists to provide grassroots support for faculty scholarship, serve as a forum for presentation of research, grant an opportunity to educate colleagues and receive feedback regarding research, and be a place for friendships to begin and flourish.
Location
Hixson Union Building (HUB) Crow's Nest
Fee
None
Contact
Jennifer Lorenz, (509) 777-3270 or jlorenz@whitworth.edu
 
 

Faith and Politics in a Turbulent Election Year

Date(s)
10/5/2016 6:30 p.m.
Description
This has been a complicated and hostile election season. How can people of faith think about politics well when we are often tempted to throw up our hands and be done with it all? Should we even vote? The political science department is hosting a pre-election conversation about faith, politics, worldview and the election.
Location
Hixson Union Building (HUB) Multi-Purpose Room
Fee
None
Contact
Stephanee Newman, (509) 777-3834 or snewman@whitworth.edu
 
 

Reflections on the Current Election Season

Date(s)
10/18/2016 7:00 p.m.
Description
Mr. Wehner writes widely on political, cultural, religious, and national-security issues. Since leaving the White House in 2007 he has written for Commentary, The Weekly Standard, National Review, the Washington Post, the Financial Times, the Wall Street Journal, and elsewhere. He also writes regularly for Commentary magazine’s blog “Contentions” and National Review Online. Mr. Wehner has also appeared as a commentator on Fox News, CNN, MSNBC, C-SPAN television, and the BBC. A native of Dallas, Texas, Mr. Wehner grew up in Richland, Washington and is a graduate of the University of Washington.
Location
Hixson Union Building (HUB) MPR
Fee
None
Contact
Gretchen Scott, (509) 777-4424 or gscott@whitworth.edu
 
 

The Re-birth of a Nation: The Racial and Religious Politics of the 2016 Presidential Election

Date(s)
2/16/2017 7:00 p.m.
Description
Dr. Hawkins is the Abd el-Kader Visiting Faculty Fellow at The Institute for Advanced Studies in Culture at the University of Virginia. She is a former professor of political science at Wheaton College (IL). She is also a scholar on the The Pluralism Project and and on the Race, Faith, and Culture Project at the University of Virginia.
Location
Weyerhaeuser Hall Robinson Teaching Theatre
Fee
None
Contact
Stephanee Newman, (509) 777-3834 or snewman@whitworth.edu