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Westmont College
955 La Paz Road
Santa Barbara, CA 93108

Office: (805) 565-6007
Fax: (805) 565-7006

Faculty Forums Spring 2017

Founders Dining Room - Thursdays 12-1 p.m.


January 12

Alan Smedley, Chaplain of Michaelhouse School in S. Africa, and Peter Thorrington, Chair, Westmont Board of Trustees
January19 Faculty Council Choice
January 26 Table-talk
February 2 Curators of the LA/LA art exhibits (Elyse Gonzales, Assistant Director/Curator of Exhibitions UCSB Museum of Art and Design; Julie Joyce, Curator of Contemporary Art, Santa Barbara Museum of Art; Miki Garcia, Director/Chief Curator, Santa Barbara Museum of Contemporary Art)
February 9 Panel of Innovative Edges grant recipients
February 16 Pulitzer-Prize-nominated, young-adult novelist Sara Zarr
February 23 Faculty Council Choice
March 2 Sabbatical Reports (Steve Butler)
March 9 Executive Session
March 23 Forum sponsored by the Gaede Institute's Conversation on the Liberal Arts; Speaker: Dr. Steven Bouma-Prediger, Professor of Religious Studie and Director of the Environmental Studies Program at Hope College
March 30 Faculty Council Choice
April 6 Dr. David Garrison, "Global Gates: Reaching the ends of the earth through global gateway cities"
April 13 Discussion of new draft of Strategic Map
April 20 Faculty Council Choice
April 27 Sabbatical Reports (Grey Brothers, Bill Nelson)