At the Intersection - Spring 2014

A daylong series of events to highlight how liberal arts and science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields are enriched and have greater capacity for meaningful change when the disciplines intersect.

At the Intersection of Liberal Arts and STEM
Loeb Playhouse, Stewart Center 

Watch the Panel Discussion

Exploring the opportunities for excellence and innovation when disciplines converge to prepare the next generation of leaders who will solve complex challenges and transform the world.

Moderated by:
Dr. Moira Gunn 
Host, “Tech Nation,” NPR/SIRIUS-XM and Director, Business of Biotechnology Programs, University of San Francisco

Panelists:
Bracken Darrell
President and CEO, Logitech

Leah Jamieson
Dean, College of Engineering, Purdue University

Charles L. Jones
Chief Design and Research Development Officer, Newell Rubbermaid

Jacqueline Jones Royster
Dean, Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts, Georgia Institute of Technology

Best College Major 
Stewart Center, room 306

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Discussion of the timeless, essential, and relevant value of study in the Liberal Arts.

Moderated by
Patrick KainAssociate Professor, Philosophy

Panelists
Rayvon FouchéDirector, American Studies/Associate Professor, History
William GrayAssociate Professor, History
Wei HongProfessor, School of Languages and Cultures
Robyn MaloAssistant Professor, English
Dan OlsonAssociate Professor, Sociology

Purdue @ the Intersection
Stewart Center, room 302

Watch the Panel Discussion

A panel discussion of interdisciplinary teaching and research in Liberal Arts.

Moderated by
James A. McCannProfessor, Political Science

Panelists
Daniel Aldrich, Professor of Political Science, Public Policy and Urban Affairs; Co-Director, Masters Program in Security and Resilience, Northeastern University
H. Kory CooperAssistant Professor, Anthropology/Materials Engineering
Felicia RobertsDirector, Linguistics/Associate Professor, Brian Lamb School of Communication
Tina RulliAssistant Professor, Philosophy
Rick ThomasProfessor, Patti and Rusty Rueff School of Visual and Performing Arts

What is
Intersection?

The Intersection of Liberal Arts & STEM is a series of events to highlight how liberal arts and science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields are enriched and have greater capacity for meaningful change when the disciplines intersect.

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