December 05, 2013
All event times are Eastern Time Zone unless otherwise specified.
Swimming at Calvin Invit.: Grand Rapids, MI, 10:30AM
Chapel Talk: Prof. Aminta Perez: Chapel , 11:15AM
Speaking in the Chapel this week will be Professor Aminta Perez with her talk entitled: "Did You Say Chivalry and Honor?" Professor Perez serves as the Owen Duston Visiting Assistant Professor of History. Along with her research and teaching, she also serves as an advisor for Unidos Por Sangre, Latino Culture club.
Morillo Book Reception: Baxter Hall Rogge Lounge, 4:15PM
The History Department announces the publication of Stephen Morillo's new world history textbook, "Frameworks of World History: Networks, Hierarchies and Culture." A reception will be held in his honor in Rogge Lounge at 4:15 pm. Refreshments will be provided.
Q&Q: Answering the Call: Detchon Center Reading Room, 4:15PM - 5:30PM
Quests and Questions, a Wabash Callings affiliated program is pleased to welcome Dr. Rick Gunderman back to Wabash for an afternoon discussion with students interested in vocation concepts and possibilities. Dr. Gunderman has agreed to have two informal conversations with students on Thursday, Dec. 5th. 4:15, ANSWERING THE CALL: A student discussion with Dr. Rick Gunderman. Come prepared to discuss Exodus 3 and its insights into finding and leading a purposeful life. 5:00-5:30, PRE-HEALTH Q&A Snacks Provided RSVP Required by Midnight 12/4 via WabashWorks BIO Richard Gunderman is Professor of Radiology, Pediatrics, Medical Education, Philosophy, Liberal Arts, and Philanthropy at Indiana University. He received his AB Summa Cum Laude from Wabash College, MD and PhD (Committee on Social Thought) with honors from the University of Chicago, and MPH from Indiana University. He also received an honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters from Garrett Theological Seminary at Northwestern University. He was a Chancellor Scholar of the Federal Republic of Germany. He is a nine-time recipient of the Indiana University Trustees Teaching Award. He was named the 2008 Outstanding Educator by the Radiological Society of North America, the 2011 American Roentgen Ray Society Berlin Scholar in Professionalism, and the 2012 Distinguished Educator of the American Roentgen Ray Society. In November, he received the Alpha Omega Alpha Robert J. Glaser Award for Teaching Excellence, the top teaching award from the Association of American Medical Colleges. This year, he is the Spinoza Professor at the University of Amsterdam. He is the author of over 400 articles and has published eight books, including We Make a Life by What We Give (Indiana University, 2008), Leadership in Healthcare (Springer, 2009), and Achieving Excellence in Medical Education (2nd edition, Springer, 2011). His most recent book, X-ray Vision, was published in 2013 by Oxford University Press.
Francophone Film – Macadam Tribu: Baxter Hall 114, 7:00PM - 8:30PM
Public Debate: Concealed Gun Laws: Center Hall 216, 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Should the U.S. Federal Government create a stricter process for obtaining a concealed weapons license?
Come participate in this hour-long public debate. Wabash students from RHE 143: Political Debate will present arguments both for and against stricter processing for obtaining a concealed weapons permit. Their prepared arguments will be followed by questions and discussion from the audience.
AMC Classic Cinema 8 Show Schedule: 205 Dry Branch Drive