Interdisciplinary Lecture Series
Listed below are the lectures planned for the 2011-2012 series:
Dr. Yvonne Shorter Brown, retired public school teacher, university lecturer, and researcher: Readings from Brown's autobiography and memoir "Dead Woman Pickney: A memoir of childhood in Jamaica." Monday, October 31, 2011, 4:00-5:00 p.m. WLU Senate and Board Chambers.
Drs. Mark Pancer & Geoff Nelson, Wilfrid Laurier Univeristy: Better Beginnings, Better Futures: The Impact of a Universal, Comprehensive, Community-Based Approach on Children's School Performance and General Well-Being. Thursday, November 17, 2011, 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. Bricker Academic, rm. 308.
Christine Kampen Robinson, Ph.D. candidate, University of Waterloo: Multilingual classrooms: An examination of code mixing in the foreign language classroom. Friday, January 20, 2012, 11:30 to 12:30 p.m. Bricker Academic, rm. 308.
Dr. Tobias Krettenauer, Wilfrid Laurier University: The development of moral emotions in elementary school children and its relation to children's moral self-concept. Friday, February 17, 2012, 11:30 to 12:30 p.m. Bricker Academic, rm. 308.
Meagan Dargave, MA candidate, Wilfrid Laurier University: Exploring the Impact of High School Physical Education on Physical Activity in Emerging Adults. Thursday, March 1, 2012, 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. Bricker Academic, rm. 308.
All lectures are free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.