Events

The University Center for the Humanities at Western Michigan University presents informative and interesting speakers throughout the year.

Upcoming Events: 2021-22

September 20, 27, Oct 4, 11 - Ethics Between the Lines

Charlie Kurth, Philosohpy | 5:30 p.m. | Webex 
Michael Sandel’s The Tyranny of Merit: What's Become of the Common Good? 

September 24 - October 10 - Theater

Times | York Courtyard Theatre 
Into the Woods - Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, Book by James Lapine

October 13, 20, 27 - Ethics Between the Lines

Kathy Purnell, School of Public Affairs and Administration  | 6 p.m. | Zoom  
Joseph Carens’ The Ethics of Immigration

October 28 - Ethics Center Lecture Series 

Rebecca Ginsburg, Dale Brown, "A Conversation about Ethics and Carceral Higher Education" | 4 p.m. | Webex

October 28 - Humanities "Courage" Speaker Series

Dana Nessel | 7 p.m. | Bernhrd Center 228 - South Ballroom, WMU

November 3, 17 - Ethics Between the Lines

Tyler Gibb, Medical Ethics, Humanities & Law | 5:30 p.m. | Webex or In-person at Jenson Fireplace Lounge, WMed UpJohn Building
 Harriet Washingtion's Medical Apartheid: The Dark History of Medical Experimentation on Black Americans from Colonial Times to the Present

November 4 - Ethics Center Lecture Series 

Peter Loge, Sandra Borden, "A Conversation about Ethics and Political Rhetoric" | 5:30 p.m. | Webex

November 11 - Humanities "Courage" Speaker Series

Christina Wolbrecht & Kevin Corder | 7 p.m. | Webex

March 24, 2022 - Humanities "Courage" Speaker Series

Deirdre Cooper Owens | 7 p.m. | 4010 College of Health and Human Services, WMU

April 7, 2022 - Humanities "Courage" Speaker Series

Sarah Deer | 7 p.m. | 2452 Knauss Hall, WMU

April 14, 2022 - Humanities "Courage" Speaker Series

Denice Frohman | 7 p.m. | Arcus Center for Social Justice Leadership, Kalamazoo College

 

Past events

List of past events