Spring Semester 2013
March 29, 2013:"U.S. and Iran Relations" by Rustin Zarkar
April 12, 2013: "Egypt" by
May 10, 2013: "Gardens
by Design: in the Brooklyn Botanic Garden" by
June 14, 2013: Sorry, this speaker, Peter Spiers, cancelled, Click here for books on his topic
Fall semester 2012 - click
here for a (pdf) brochure for the fall lectures
September 2012: "Syria:
What is Really Going On?" by Dr.
2012: "Media Literacy and Democracy
in a Hypermedia Age" by Paul Mihailidis, Ph.D.
November 9, 2012:
"The State of the Oceans"
by Tracy Rogers
Many of these lectures have been videotaped by Chelmsford Telemedia;
DVDs of these programs are available in the library's collection to
May 11- The Science Behind Natural Disasters presented by Professor Chuck
13 - "Before GPS: the Early Days of Navigation" presented
by J. Leon Poirier
13 - "Making Sense of the American Civil War"
by Richard Howe
14 - "American National Security Since 9/11" with James
J.F. Forest, Ph.D
(No lecture in November because
of the Veterans Day holiday)
9 - "Nuclear
Abolition in a Dangerous Age" with Paul Joseph, Ph.D.
Spring 2011 semester
here to print off a brochure (in pdf format) of the spring series)
13, 2011: Geopolitics and The Caucasus with Robyn Angley
8, 2011: Haiti One Year Later -A First-Hand Report with Dr. Dennis Rosen
11, 2011: Egypt 2.0: the New Version with Dr. Deina Abdelkader
11, 2011: The Shakespeare-Marlowe Connection with
Dr. Samuel L. Blumenfeld
Fall 2010 semester
to print off a brochure (in pdf format) of the fall 2010 series
Dec. 10,-Iran, Persian Culture and the Persian/Arabian
Gulf presented by
Nov. 12- program cancelled
Oct. 8 - "A
Cold Peace: Bosnia on the 15th anniversary of the Dayton Peace Agreement"
Sept. 17 - "Learning Later Living Greater:
Making the Most of your After-50 Years" by Nancy Merz Nordstrom