Starting January 18, 2019
Register for Class Section #23755
HUM 204x: Modern World Culture
Laguna Woods Village, Clubhouse 3 Auditorium
9:30am - 11:35am
Faculty Moderator: Dr. Greg Jenks
The Dorothy Marie Lowry Distinguished Guest Lecture Series, presented by the Saddleback College Emeritus Institute each spring semester, welcomes fourteen local and national educators, artists, sociologists, scientists, political activists, and scholars to involve students in critical thought and discourse.
Recognized as a premier speaker series throughout South Orange County attracting over 300 students for each weekly lecture, the Emeritus Institute is pleased to promote lifelong learning by engaging students’ minds and bodies through the insight, education, and experiences of its distinguished guest lecturers.
Spring 2019 Dorothy Marie Lowry Distinguished Guest Lecturers
- January 18, 2019 – Dr. Gregory Jenks - My Karma Ran Over Your Dogma: Why Free Speech Falls on Deaf Ears
- January 25, 2019 – Dr. Jeffery Krichmar - Neurorobotics: A Promising Pathway Toward Intelligent Cognitive Robots
- February 1, 2019 – Dr. Droit Gaines - The Neuroscience of Healthy Cognitive Aging
- February 8, 2019 – Dr. Lisa Leitz - Political Activism in the U.S. Military
- February 22, 2019 – Dr. Sam Erman - How Empire Became Constitutional - What it Tells Us about Today's Supreme Court
- March 1, 2019 – United States Marine Corps - History and Impact of Camp Pendleton
- March 8, 2019 – Dr. Vicki Ruiz - Why Latino History Matters to U.S. History
- March 15, 2019 – Dr. Sandra Morgan – What You Need to Know About Human Trafficking in Orange County
- April 5, 2019 – Mr. Donald Barkley - Do the Religious Agree about God? Four Perspectives on the Existence and Nature of God
- April 12, 2019 – Dr. Hugh Ross - Improbable Earth
- April 26, 2019 – Ms. Martha Barnette - The Joy of Lex: Language and How We Use It
- May 3, 2019 – Dr. David Snow - Homelessness in OC & Beyond: Demographics, Causes, Costs, and Solutions
- May 10, 2019 – Dr. Steve Porter – The Disappearance of Moral Knowledge: The Prospects of Becoming Virtuous in a Vicious World
- May 17, 2019 – Pending
Speakers are subject to change without notice.