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Welcome to Festival of Ideas
Today, the lecture series spans the academic year and brings a diverse group of news-makers, public figures and thought leaders—along with WVU’s own academic superstars—to engage the campus community in important issues of the day.
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Suicide Prevention Across the Lifespan and the Rural-Urban Continuum
September 11, 2018
HSC Okey Patteson Auditorium
Co-Sponsored by the Tanner Lecture
This event will be webcast if you are unable to attend in person.
Lincoln and West Virginia Statehood: The "Other" Big News of January 1, 1863
September 24, 2018
Movie screening and discussion with Academy Award Nominee
October 3, 2018
Rebuilding America Through Civility and Civic Engagement
October 10, 2018
Book signing to follow.
HATE: Why We Should Resist It with Free Speech, Not Censorship
November 8, 2018
WVU Presidents Panel
The Future of Higher Education
Moderated by Dr. Robert E. DiClerico
December 6, 2018