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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 2016

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


January 14

Sabbatical Reports: Tremper Longman, Greg Spencer

January 21 (In Page Hall) Faculty Council Choice: "Highlights from Dido and Aeneas..."
January 28

(In Winter Hall) My One Big Idea: Westmont in Northern Europe and Westmont Downtown Poster Session

February 4

"Around the World with Business Ethics," Dr. Mary Godwyn, Professor of Sociology, Babson College

February 11 Dr. John Senyoyni, Vice Chancellor, Uganda Christian University
February 18 Faculty Council Choice
February 25 Barbizon, Realism and Impressionism: Faculty Festschrift Honoring Leslie Ridley-Tree, A Sampling of Presentations
March 3 "Instead of Sadness," Catherine Abbey Hodges, Westmont Reading Series
March 10

Faculty Council Choice

March 17 Dr. Richard Slimbach
March 31 Executive Session
April 7

Sabbatical Reports: Rick Pointer, Paul Willis

April 14 Faculty Council Choice
April 21 Sabbatical Reports: Chandra Mallampalli, Andrew Mullen
April 28 Faculty Panel: Interdisciplinary Dialogues Initiative


Fall 2015

September 3

Conversation with Eric Nelson, new Counseling Center Director

September 10 "Encouraging Critical Thinking," Steve Contakes, Jim Taylor, Jane Wilson
September 17

"Career Development and Calling: Building the Ecosystem for Launching Students Well," Edee Shulze and Celia Howen

September 24

Sabbatical Reports: John Blondell and Sarah Skripsky

October 1 Provost's Forum: Augustinian Scholars
October 8 Sabbatical Reports: Jesse Covington and Dave Hunter
October 15 President's Briefing
October 22 Brian Johnson, President, Tuskegee University
October 29

"Poems from California," Gary Young, Westmont Reading Series

November 5 Executive Session
November 12 Conversation between Charlie Farhadian and Stephen Prothero
November 19

"The Moral of the Story: Writing for Audiences Outside the Ivory Cellar," Tracy McKenzie, Professor of History, Wheaton College

December 3 Faculty Council Choice
December 10 Sabbatical Reports: Dinora Cardoso and Russ Howell