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Spring 2015, Seelye Hall 201, Noon - 1:00 p.m.


Liberal Arts Lunch presentations are sponsored by the Committee on Academic Priorities; lunch provided by the Office of the Provost/Dean of the Faculty. The Fall 2014 schedule is available HERE.


February 5

Lights out! An Astronomerís Interpretation of "Take Back the Night"
James Lowenthal, Astronomy

February 12

Daily Life of an Activist
Elisabeth Armstrong, Study of Women and Gender

February 19

Of Fireflies and Photography
Anna Botta, Italian

February 26

In Search of Smithís Lost Collection of American Paintings
John Davis, Art

March 5

The Downstream Impact: The Challenges of Hydro-electric Power on Poor and Indigenous Communities
Elliot Fratkin, Anthropology

March 12

No Liberal Arts Luncheon

March 19

Spring Break (No Liberal Arts Luncheon)

March 26

Children, Sport, and the ACL
James Johnson, Exercise and Sports Studies

April 2

Drafting a Double Life: the Archives of Alison Bechdel's "Fun Home"
Susan Van Dyne, Study of Women and Gender

April 9

"Life and Its Sheer Wonders": Letters as Life Writing
Marilyn Schuster, Study of Women and Gender

April 16

Open Campus (No Liberal Arts Luncheon)

April 23

Got Data? Research Data Management at Smith
Anne Houston, Elisa Lanzi, and Rocco Piccinino, Smith College Libraries

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