A Conversation on the Liberal Arts

January 19-20, 2001

 

Overview

 


Conversation Program

 

Session I:
The Tradition

Speaker: George M. Marsden, Notre Dame University
Moderator: Stan D. Gaede, Westmont College
Respondents: Roger W. Lundin, Wheaton College

Jeffrey P. Schloss, Westmont College

Public Lecture:
The Value of the Liberal Arts for the Communicator

Speakers: Robert F. Erburu, Time Mirror Company, retired
Stephen C. Meier, Pfaffinger Foundation

Session II:
The Present

Speaker: Stephen T. Davis, Claremont McKenna College
Moderator: Susan VanZanten Gallagher, Seattle Pacific University
Respondents: Gilbert Meilaender, Valparaiso University
Kenneth Nolley, Willamette University
Ronald G. Wells, Calvin College

Session III:
The Future

Speaker: Eva T.H. Brann, Saint John’s College
Moderator: Lisa J. DeBoer, Westmont College
Respondents: Joel A. Carpenter, Calvin College
Malcolm A. Reid, Gordon College
Robert N. Wennberg, Westmont College

The Final Conversation:
Where do we go from here?

Moderator: Shirley Mullen, Westmont College