Lecture Series: Late Fall 2020 Schedule

LATE FALL 2020

November 3, 2020 – 1st Tuesday – The Arts & Creativity
Theme: “IMAGINE Greater Buffalo as a Premier Cultural and Nature Center: IMAGINE Place-based Lifelong Learning”
12:30pm – 1:00pm Speaker: Jane Fisher, Canisius College Associate Professor, Department of English, “African-American World War I Soldiers” 
Co-sponsored by the Wellness Institute of Greater Buffalo

November 10, 2020 – 2nd Tuesday – Architecture & Design
Theme: “IMAGINE a Healthy, Wealthy, and Sustainable Community: IMAGINE Place-based Lifelong Learning”
12:30pm – 1:00pm Speaker: Clint Brown – FAIA, Buffalo Architect and Author with Ramona Whitaker,
“Olmsted’s Elmwood, The Rise, Decline and Renewal of Buffalo’s Parkway Neighborhood, a Model for America’s Cities”

November 17, 2020 – 3rd Tuesday – History & Future
Theme: “IMAGINE a Healthy, Wealthy, and Sustainable Community: IMAGINE Place-based Lifelong Learning”
12:30pm – 1:00pm Speaker: Shane E. Stephenson, MLIS Director of Museum Collections/  Buffalo & Erie County Naval & Military Park “The USS Sullivans”


November 24, 2020 – 4th Tuesday – Nature & Science
Theme: “IMAGINE Greater Buffalo as a Premier Cultural and Nature Center: IMAGINE Place-based Lifelong Learning”
12:30pm – 1:00pm Speaker: Buffalo Museum of Science Director of Collections Kathy Leacock, “Golden Mummies of Egypt” – Extended to Jan. 2021

December 1, 2020 – 1st Tuesday – The Arts & Creativity
Theme: “IMAGINE Art & Democracy: IMAGINE Place-based Lifelong Learning”
12:30pm – 1:00pm Speakers – Adam Zyglis, The Buffalo News Pulitzer Prize for Editorial Cartooning, “Art & Democracy”

December 8, 2020 – 2nd Tuesday – Architecture & Design
Theme: “IMAGINE Art & Democracy: IMAGINE Place-based Lifelong Learning”
12:30pm – 1:00pm Speaker – Tina Marie Kumiega, Explore Buffalo, “The Acropolis and Buffalo’s History Museum & Albright-Knox Art Gallery”


December 15, 2020 – 3rd Tuesday – History & Future
Theme: “Imagine a Healthy, Wealthy, and Sustainable Community: IMAGINE Place-based Lifelong Learning”
12:30pm – 1:00pm Speaker – The Rev. Joan Montagnes, Unitarian Universalist Church Minister, “From Transcendentalists to Today”


December 22, 2020 – 4th Tuesday – Nature & Science
Theme: “Imagine a Healthy, Wealthy, and Sustainable Community: IMAGINE Place-based Lifelong Learning”
12:30pm – 1:00pm Speaker  John Zach, Author, “The Day The Buffalo River Burned – The incredible story of Stanley P. Spisiak”

December 29, 2020 – 5th Tuesday – The “Art of Investing”
Theme: “IMAGINE a Healthy, Wealthy, and Sustainable Community: Imagine Place-based Lifelong Learning”
12:30pm – 1:00pm Speaker: John Hartman, Signity Financial, “What is ESG Investing and Why Does it Matter?”
Co-sponsored by the Wellness Institute of Greater Buffalo

 


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