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

2017

‘Should Colleges Have Safe Spaces and Trigger Warnings?’ (87776)
April 18, 2017
The Tuesday Lunch Series presents Denison Debates, hosted by associate professor of history Adam Davis, discussing the topic "Should Colleges Have Safe Spaces and Trigger Warnings?"
‘Project Based Learning through The Billboard Project’ (87777)
April 11, 2017
The Tuesday Lunch Series welcomes Sheilah Wilson, associate professor of studio arts, presenting "Project Based Learning through The Billboard Project."
‘Sovereignty and White Supremacy in the Wake of the Charleston Massacre’ (87778)
April 4, 2017
The Tuesday Lunch Series welcomes Heather Pool, assistant professor of political science, presenting "Sovereignty and White Supremacy in the Wake of the Charleston Massacre."
‘On Not Being Sure’ (87779)
March 28, 2017
The Tuesday Lunch Series welcomes Steve Vogel, professor of philosophy, presenting "On Not Being Sure."
‘Eight Years of Piloting Advising Circles’ (87780)
March 21, 2017
The Tuesday Lunch Series welcomes Mark Moller, dean of first-year students, presenting "Eight Years of Piloting Advising Circles: What Have We Learned So Far?"
‘The Crisis in American Law Enforcement’ (87781)
March 7, 2017
The Tuesday Lunch Series welcomes Denison Life Trustee Dr. David Bayley '55, distinguished professor emeritus at SUNY-Albany, presenting "The Crisis in American Law Enforcement."
‘The Impact of Presidential Policy on US Foreign Policy’ (87782)
February 28, 2017
The Tuesday Lunch Series welcomes Andy Katz, associate professor of political science, presenting "Understanding the Impact of Presidential Personality on US Foreign Policy."
Denison Global Fellows (87783)
February 21, 2017
The Tuesday Lunch Series welcomes Jack Shuler, assistant professor of English and narrative nonfiction presenting "Denison Global Fellows: Hosting and Learning from Refugees."
‘Taking Gameplay Seriously’ (87768)
February 14, 2017
The Tuesday Lunch Series welcomes Sky LaRell Anderson, visiting assistant professor in communication, presenting "Taking Gameplay Seriously: How Interactivity, Narrative, and Player Communities Come Together."
‘Taking The Discovery of Pulque on Tour’ (87769)
February 7, 2017
The Tuesday Lunch Series welcomes Alexis Clark, visiting assistant professor in art history and visual culture, presenting "Taking The Discovery of Pulque on Tour."
‘Educational Reform in Finland: Policies and Visions’ (87770)
January 31, 2017
The Tuesday Lunch Series welcomes Taina Wewer, Fulbright Scholar in Residence in educational studies, presenting "Educational Reform in Finland: Policies and Visions."
‘The Aesthetics of Sustainable Living’ (87765)
January 24, 2017
The Tuesday Lunch Series welcomes Jonathan Maskit, assistant professor of philosophy, presenting "The Aesthetics of Sustainable Living."

2016

Student Leadership at Denison: Diversity and Inclusion (86082)
November 29, 2016
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series presents "Diversity and Inclusion in Student Leadership at Denison: An Intercultural Excursion in Search of Best Practices."
‘Zentangle: Doodles for Fun or Something More?’ (86083)
November 15, 2016
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Cynthia Turnbull, professor of theatre, presenting "Zentangle: Doodles for Fun or Something More?"
‘Visual Literacy at the Denison Museum’ (86069)
November 8, 2016
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Megan Hancock, curator of education and exhibitions at the Denison Museum, presenting "I See What You Mean: Visual Literacy at the Denison Museum."
‘Learning about the Present by Reacting to the Past’ (86068)
November 1, 2016
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Rebecca Kennedy, associate professor of classical studies and director of the Denison Museum, presenting "Learning about the Present by Reacting to the Past."
‘The Case of Mexico’s Manufacturing Sector’ (86070)
October 25, 2016
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Luis Villanueva, assistant professor of economics, presenting "Why More Exports Does Not Always Mean More Economic Growth? The Case of Mexico's Manufacturing Sector."
‘Corpus, Corpuses y Corpora’ (86071)
October 18, 2016
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Nausica Marcos Miguel, assistant professor of Spanish, presenting "Corpus, Corpuses y Corpora: Working with Language Variation in the Classroom."
Artwork Created in Carmac, Marnay-sur-Seine, France (86072)
October 11, 2016
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Micaela Vivero, associate professor of studio art, presenting "Artwork Created During an Artist Residency in Carmac, Marnay-sur-Seine, France."
‘Golfers, Indians and UNESCO’ (86073)
October 4, 2016
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Dick Shiels, visiting assistant professor of religion, presenting "Golfers, Indians and UNESCO: World Class Earthworks in Central Ohio."
‘Gender in Islam’ (86074)
September 27, 2016
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Arfa Sayeda Zehra, professor of history at Forman Christian College in Pakistan, presenting "Gender in Islam and How it is Perceived in the West."
‘Neuroscience Meets the Bluecoats Drum Corps’ (86062)
September 20, 2016
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Nestor Matthews, associate professor of psychology and neuroscience, presenting "Neuroscience Meets the Bluecoats Drum Corps." The talk begins at 12:30 p.m.
‘Diversity and Inclusion at Denison’ (86063)
September 13, 2016
The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Alison Williams, associate provost for diversity and intercultural education, presenting: "Diversity and Inclusion at Denison: Reflections on My First 300 Days."
‘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, Anthropology & Sociology, 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)?"