Lower Columbia College instructors and a social justice advocate will discuss "Making the World a Better Place" during LCC's 2018 winter quarter Community Conversations speaker series.
The remaining free one-hour lectures take place at noon Thursdays through March 1, 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).
• Feb. 6: Compassion Isn't Always Nice, presented by Amber DiGerlando, social justice advocate.
• Feb. 15: Building Bridges, Not Walls, presented by Allison McCrady, LCC CEO instructor.
• Feb. 22: Volunteering — What's in Your Tool Box?, presented by Tamara Norton, LCC assistant nursing program director.
• March 1: Healthier People/Happier Planet, presented by Annette Ward, LCC nursing instructor.
— The Daily News