Faculty & Staff Lecture Series

All lectures are on Wednesdays at 7pm in Porter Hall 130 (unless otherwise stated)

"The Opium Wars: The History and Chemistry of the Alkaloid Molecules Morphine, Nicotine, and Caffeine"

February 11

Renee Beeton
Associate Professor of Chemistry

"The Four Homes of Poetry: The Poet’s Duty"

February 25

Aaron Abeyta
Professor of English

"Leading Ladies: Women Political Leaders Around the World"

March 11

Mari Centeno
Associate Professor of Political Science

"Nigel Westlake’s The Invisible Men: The Junction of 1906 French Silent Film and the Modern Percussion Quartet"

April 1

James Doyle
Assistant Professor of Music

*Special Location: Richardson Auditorium*

"American Debt: Are We Maxed Out?"

April 15

Armando Valdez
Assistant Professor of Business

"Hispanic Students in STEM Majors: Factors Influencing Persistence & Retention"

May 6

Anicia Alvarez
Associate Professor of Teacher Education