Honors College

Spring 2014 Lecture Series

 

 

Spring 2014
Honors Lecture Series:

Health and Happiness

 Spring 2014 Lecture Series

DATE

PRESENTER

 LECTURE TITLE

January 20th Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday NO CLASSES
January 27th Dr. Philip Phillips, Honors College Introduction
February 3rd Phil Oliver, Philosophy Splendid Health, Penultimate Happiness: A Pragmatic Perspective
WATCH VIDEO
February 10th Ronnie Littlejohn, (Philosophy, Belmont University) Daoist Instructions for Making Transcendent Bodies
WATCH VIDEO
February 17th Shelley Thomas, Foreign Languages

Yoga and Meditation with an Indian Guru

WATCH VIDEO

February 24th Ken MacLeish (Center for Medicine, Health and Society, Vanderbilt University) Beyond Diagnosis: PTSD and the Work of War Making
WATCH VIDEO
March 3rd

Rudy Dunlap, Health and Human Performance

CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER

Urban Agriculture as Civic Leisure: Implications for Health and Happiness

CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER

March 10th SPRING BREAK NO CLASSES
March 17th Fabio Troncarelli (University della Tuscia, Viterbo, Italy)

Health and Happiness of the Body and Happiness as Health of the Soul in Classical and Late Antique Thought
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March 17th Fabio Troncarelli

Medieval Rome
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March 24th Yuan-ling Chao, History Body, Health, and Happiness: Classical Medicine in China
WATCH VIDEO
March 31st Derek Griffith (Center for Medicine, Health and Society, Vanderbilt University) In the Pursuit of Happiness, What Happens to Men's Health?
WATCH VIDEO
April 7th Jeffrey D. Woods (Trust Point Hospital) Collaboration in Allopathic Medicine: Caring for the Whole Person - Mind, Body, and Spriit
April 14th Mary Beth Asbury (Speech and Theatre), Katherine Foss (Journalism), and Kaylene Gebert (Speech and Theatre) Health and Happiness: Reducing Stress
April 21st Laura Clippard (Honors) Applying for Fellowships and Scholarships
April 28th TBA Honors Thesis Presentations