CAC Spring 2020 Schedule

Spring 2020

The Wednesday Faculty Discussion Series
3-4 p.m.  •  E-202


January 29 // Nathalie Brandes & Paul Brandes (Geology)

“Living with Pele: The 1983 to 2018 Kiluea Eruption”


February 5 // Becky Howard (History)

“Cup of Devils to ‘Fruit of the Vine’: Italian Immigrants and Prohibition”


February 12 (4 p.m. to 5 p.m.) // Mike Krall (Special Asst. to the President) & David Zimmermann (English)

“Tents & Tabernacles: Movements of Homes & Spirits”

No video available.

February 19 // Terry Peterman (Dean, Team Division)

“Locus of Control: Understanding the Difference Between Praise and Encouragement to Motivate Students to Attributes of Success”


February 26 // Sarah Chapman (Criminal Justice) & Guest Philosopher

“A Dialogue on the Philosophical & Practical Justifications for Capital Punishment in the USA”


March 4 // Penny Watson (Government)

“Iran’s Grand Strategy in Latin America”


March 18 // Glen Killian (Human Services)

“From the Battlefield to the Family Room: The spectrum of the Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder”


March 25 // Bill Dunn (Math) Julie Harless (Biology) & Mead Mclean (Art)

“Form in the Dust: Math and/as Art’”


April 1 // Ashley Sheffield (Art History)

“Was Art Nouveau the Last Example of Romanticism?”


April 8 // Lana Myers (English), Sarah Chapman (Criminal Justice) & Student/Faculty Panel

“One Book One Campus: “Generational Hygge: Perceptions of Happiness from the Boomer Generation to Gen Z”


April 15 // Mischelle Hopper (Nursing)

“Student Resillience & Academic Success”


For information about the Annual CAC Student Presentation Conference, April 2020, information contact Roy Turner (English), Roy.D.Turner@lonestar.edu org. committee chair. To access the nomination form visit www.montgomerycac.wordpress.com.

For information about The WAC Journal and to access submission and release forms contact Martina Kusi-Mensah (English), Martina.S.Kusi-Mensah@lonestar.edu co-editor. To access the forms visit www.montgomerycac.wordpress.com/faculty-forms.

For information and to make proposals for the Wednesday CAC Faculty/Staff Discussion Series contact Ron Heckelman (English), ronh@lonestar.edu or Habib Far (Math), habibollah.y.far@lonestar.edu.