Tuesday Lunch Series

Upcoming Events

About the Series 

 

All members of the General and Emeriti Faculty, and Supportive Operating Staff are welcome to participate in the Tuesday Lunch series. This series is a wonderful way to interact with colleagues and learn about their work. Feel free to either bring a lunch or purchase the lunch buffet , which is subsidized by the Provost’s Office.

The Tuesday Lunch Series takes place every Tuesday from 12:30p.m. - 1:20p.m. In Knobel Hall, located in the Burton D. Morgan center.

Series Archives

2016

‘Researching in the Writing Center’ (56090)
April 26, 2016
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series presents "Researching in the Writing Center: Senior Research Writing Retreats and the Writing Associate Pilot Program."
‘DU Facilities: Where We’ve Been and Where We’re Going’ (56083)
April 19, 2016
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Arthur Chonko, director of facilities services, presenting: "DU Facilities: Where We've Been and Where We're Going."
‘Literature and Professional Life’ (56084)
April 12, 2016
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Regina Martin, assistant professor of English, and Olivia Geho '16 presenting "Literature and Professional Life: A Digital Life Stories Archive."
Queering McCloskey’s Feminism (56085)
April 5, 2016
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series features Robin Bartlett presenting "Queering McCloskey's Feminism in Time and Context."
HyeKyung Lee and the Toy Piano (56086)
March 29, 2016
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes HyeKyung Lee, associate professor of music, presenting: "Toy............... toy piano II."
Restoration of the Old Colony Burying Ground (56087)
March 22, 2016
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Lyn Boone presenting: "Is It Done Yet? 25 Years of Historic Restoration in Granville's Old Colony Burying Ground."
‘Syrian Refugees Arriving into Germany’ (56088)
March 8, 2016
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Isis Nusair, associate professor international studies and women’s and gender studies, presenting: "Syrian Refugees Arriving into Germany: Agency, Mobility and the Politics of Death."
‘The Construction of a Poverty Impact Index’ (56089)
March 1, 2016
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Gary Baker, professor of Modern Languages, and Cheryl Johnson, Instructional Technologist - Modern Languages, presenting: "The Construction of a Poverty Impact Index in a Global Value Chain Assignment."
‘Damming the Mekong River’ (56075)
February 23, 2016
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series features David Greene presenting "Damming the Mekong River: Environmental and Social Impacts in Cambodia, and Opportunities for Study and Research Abroad."
‘The Battle of Lake Erie’ (56011)
February 16, 2016
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Jim Cowardin presenting "The Battle of Lake Erie."
‘A short history of DNA editing’ (56006)
February 9, 2016
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series features Eric Liebl and Rachel Mitton-Fry presenting "A short history of DNA editing."
‘Of Black Men and Meaningful Mentoring’ (56002)
February 2, 2016
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series presents: "Of Black Men and Meaningful Mentoring: Lessons from an Off-Campus Excursion."
Medieval Complexity and the Arabic Gospels (56003)
January 26, 2016
Jason Busic, assistant professor of modern languages, presents a Tuesday Faculty Lunch program exploring cultural effects resulting from translations of the Gospels.

2015

'Recreational Mathematics' (47494)
December 1, 2015
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes May Mei, assistant professor, Mathematics and Computer Sciences, presenting a lecture titled "‘Don’t They Teach Recreational Mathematics Anymore?’ "
Historical Detective Fiction (47493)
November 24, 2015
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Yvonne-Marie Mokam, assistant professor, Modern Languages, presenting a lecture titled "Historical Detective Fiction and the 'Duty of Memory'."
Semiotic ideologies of race (47492)
November 17, 2015
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Veerendra Lele, associate professor, Sociology/Anthropology, presenting a lecture titled "Semiotic Ideologies of Race: Racial Profiling, Retroduction, and ‘The Fact of Blackness’. "
Cloud computing and college IT (47491)
November 10, 2015
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Steve Terry, director, Enterprise Applications, presenting a lecture titled "Cloud Computing:The End of the College IT Department?"
The Rise of the Medieval Hospital (47490)
November 3, 2015
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Adam Davis, associate professor, History, presenting a lecture titled "The Medieval Charitable Revolution and the Rise of the Hospital."
Betty Ford and Equality (47489)
October 27, 2015
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Suzanne Condray, professor, Communication, presenting a lecture titled "A First Lady Takes a Bow: Betty Ford’s Performance of Equality."
'Prostitution in Economics and History' (48196)
October 20, 2015
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Jessica Bean, assistant professor, Economics, presenting a lecture titled "Sex Sells: Prostitution in Economics and History."
The 3D printing craze (47487)
October 13, 2015
Join the 3D printing craze with Professor Lew Ludwig
Women and Visual Culture (48072)
October 6, 2015
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Joy Sperling, professor, Art History, presenting a lecture titled "The Female Embodiment of an Enchanted State: Women and Visual Culture in New Mexico, 1918-1950."
'What are little girls made of?' (47485)
September 29, 2015
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Jill Gillespie, visiting assistant professor, Women’s and Gender Studies, presenting a lecture titled "What are Little Girls Made of? 21st-Century Girlhood in Inside Out."
September 1, 2015
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Geoff Smith, professor of biology, with a lecture titled "The GIS Land Lab: From Corn Field to Collaboration."
April 21, 2015
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Sheilah Wilson presenting "What is the lure of the local?"
April 14, 2015
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Chuck Sokolok presenting "Cancer: Is there a cure?"
'Can We Predict Volcanic Eruptions (Better)?' (39675)
April 7, 2015
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Erik Klemetti presenting "Can We Predict Volcanic Eruptions (Better)?"
Using math to make sports even cooler (39674)
March 31, 2015
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Matthew Neal presenting "Ruining sports with math (just kidding): How can we use math to make sports even cooler?"
'Intercultural and Digital Learning in a Liberal Arts Context' (39673)
March 24, 2015
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Gabriele Dillmann presenting "How Can We Foster Intercultural and Digital Learning in a Liberal Arts Context?"
'Can Sports Be Saved?' (39672)
March 10, 2015
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Jeff Kurtz presenting "Can Sports Be Saved?"
'Team Teaching' (39671)
March 3, 2015
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Peter Grandbois, Cheryl McFarren, David Goodwin, Quentin Duroy presenting "How do you Team Teach when Neither of You Knows What You're Doing?"
February 24, 2015
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Mark Evans Bryan presenting "Postmodernity and the Theatre: a Culture & Process of Creating or an Aesthetic of Performance?"
February 17, 2015
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Rebecca Kennedy presenting "What do Hippocrates, Environmentalism, and the Smithsonian Have in Common?"
'Indian Domestic Devotion in American Museums' (39668)
February 10, 2015
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes John Cort presenting "Indian Domestic Devotion in American Museums: Why are there Nine Large Jain Domestic Shrines in American Museum Collections?"
February 3, 2015
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Mónica Ayala-Martínez presenting "Can capitalism modernize the Brazilian rainforest? Forlândia: a Neocolonial Utopia in the Amazon Rainforest."
January 27, 2015
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Jessen Havill presenting "What is your DNA doing in my computer?"
January 20, 2015
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch welcomes Mike Brady presenting "An Indelible Imprint: Did Conflict over Civil Rights in Congress Disappear or Evolve to Shape Legislative Polarization?"
'Adventures in Teatrolandia' (47484)
January 1, 2015
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Melissa Huerta, associate professor of modern languages, presenting a lecture titled "Adventures in teatrolandia, or How I Spent my Summer."
On being prepared (47481)
January 1, 2015
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series presents Director of Campus Safety Daniel Hect discussing high-risk, low-frequency incidents on college campuses.
Economics, politics, culture and art (47483)
January 1, 2015
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Oliver Tarpega, artistic director for Baker & Tarpaga Dance Project, presenting a lecture titled "The Impact of Economics, Politics, and Culture on the Creation of Art."

2014

'Design of the Denison Campus' (38143)
December 9, 2014
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Harry Heft presenting “Public Spaces and the Life of Communities: Reflections on the Design of the Denison Campus.”
Jordanian editorial cartoons (38119)
December 2, 2014
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Hanada Al-Masri presenting “Jordanian Editorial Cartoons: An Insider’s Perspective Into Jordanian Culture.”
'Shadow and Light: Poetry by Denison Faculty' (38102)
November 18, 2014
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes David Baker presenting “Shadow and Light: Poetry by Denison Faculty.”
'Recollecting Vietnam: The Stories Americans Tell' (38084)
November 11, 2014
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Brenda Boyle presenting “Recollecting Vietnam: The Stories Americans Tell.”
'Crisis in Crimea: Russian Perspectives' (38062)
November 4, 2014
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Sue Davis presenting “Crisis in Crimea: Russian Perspectives.”
'Exploring the Biology of Small Ponds' (38044)
October 28, 2014
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Jessica Rettig presenting “Exploring the Biology of Small Ponds.”
Reading and responsibility in Toni Morrison's 'A Mercy' (38029)
October 21, 2014
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Linda Krumholz presenting “Reading and Responsibility in Toni Morrison’s A Mercy.”
Lewis Powell's influence on lesbian and gay teachers (38021)
October 14, 2014
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Karen Graves presenting “Pivotal in His Absence: Lewis Powell’s Influence on the Legal Status of Lesbian and Gay Teachers.”
'Traveling with/for the Dead: Japanese and Okinawan Pilgrimages to the Mariana Islands' (38003)
October 7, 2014
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Taku Suzuki presenting “Traveling with/for the Dead: Japanese and Okinawan Pilgrimages to the Mariana Islands.”
'Quantum Information with Atoms and Light' (38431)
September 30, 2014
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Steven Olmschenk presenting “Quantum Information with Atoms and Light.”