The topic of the spring quarter 2018 Community Conversations speaker series is heroism.
The free one-hour lectures take place at noon Thursdays, April 12 through June 7, in Room 101 (Laufman Lecture Hall) in the Health and Science Building at the college, 1600 Maple St., Longview.
The Community Conversations discussion series examines a current topic each quarter during the academic year (fall, winter, spring). Attendance is free and open to the public. Presenters can include LCC faculty and local community and business representatives. Students may receive credit by enrolling in Humanities 106 (Community Conversations).
• April 12: If Superman Ain't a Hero, Who Is?, presented by David and Michael
• April 19: The Extraordinary Life of Sojourner Truth, presented by Courtney Shah.
• April 26: Marie Curie and Lise Meitner - Women of Physics, presented by Adam Wolfer.
• May 3: Gods of Our time, presented by Geoff Richie.
• May 10: A Debate on Superheroism, presented by the Fighting Smelt debate team and LCC Science Fiction Club members.
• May 17: My Heroes are Volunteers, presented by Tamara Norton.
• May 24: To be determined.
• May 31: People Who Live in Invisible Capes, presented by Jeanne Hamer.
• June 7: The Hero — Psychology, Myth and Media, presented by Shannno Wachob.