CAC Fall 2022 Schedule

The Wednesday Faculty Discussion Series
3-4 p.m.  •  E-202 (unless otherwise noted)


September 21 // MISCHELLE HOPPER (NURSING)

How Resilience, Motivation, and Self-Efficacy Affect Student Success


September 28 // JEFF GROAH (MATHEMATICS/HISTORY)

“South Bottom: Virginia During the Civil War” (title of Jeff’s new book)


October 5 // NAT BRANDES (GEOLOGY) & PAUL BRANDES (GEOL.)

“The Geology of Birthstones”


October 12 // BILL DUNN (MATHEMATICS/CULTURAL HISTORY)

“Oscar Wilde’s Salome: The Plot, The Ban, The Illustrations, and Later Wild, Wild Film”


October 19 // JULIE HARLESS (BIOLOGY)

“Three Images that Rocked My World”


October 26, 3-4:30 p.m. // MATT WILLIAMS (Philosophy)

“On Ignorance and the (Moral) Character of Knowledge”


November 2 // CROSS-DISCIPLINARY FACULTY PANEL

“Mathematics and/as Art: The Uncanniness of (Aesthetic) Form”

THE PANEL:
• Bill Dunn (Mathematics)
• Trey Broadhurst (Biology)—the macro level
• Julie Harless (Biology)—the micro level
• Tommy Taylor (Art/Design)
• Ron Heckelman (Literature/Rhetoric)


November 9 // DARREN LONGMAN (ART HISTORY)

“The Wahyoob Stucco Panel at Tonina’: Dark Forces, Liminal Frames, and Ritual-Political Remembrance”


November 16 // MARK WHITTEN (PHILOSOPHY/THEOLOGY)

“Will the Real Job . . . Please Stand up? New Perspectives on the Book of Job”


For information about the Annual CAC Student Presentation Conference
Information: Roy Turner (English) or Missy Dennis (English), conf. coordinators

For information about The WAC Journal and to access submission and release forms:    Information: Ron Heckelman (English) or Julie Harless (Biology), co-editors.
To access forms: www.montgomerycac.wordpress.com/faculty-forms.

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