Liberal Arts

Women’s Studies hosts Yale professor Thursday, Oct. 17

The TCU Women’s Studies Program will host its Green Honors Chair, Inderpal Grewal, at a lecture at 5 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 17 in the BLUU Auditorium. Her topic is “Toward a Gendered, Transnational Critique of Perpetual War.” Dr. Grewal is currently Professor of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Yale University. Most recently she has… Read more »

Military psychiatrist to speak here Oct. 9

Dr. Jonathan Shay, a leading psychiatrist in working with combat veterans, will be on campus this week to meet with various groups who might benefit from his expertise. He is the author of Achilles in Vietnam: Combat Trauma and the Undoing of Character (1994) and of Odysseus in America: Combat Trauma and the Trials of… Read more »

Religion writer Lisa Miller will deliver Schmidt Lecture Oct. 7

Author/Radio-TV commentator Lisa Miller will be guest speaker at the 2013 Daryl D. Schmidt Lecture on Religion in Public Life at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 7 in the BLUU ballroom. Her topic is “Religion and the Popular Press: Does the Story Always Have To Be Bad?” The event is free but seat reservations are required…. Read more »

Campus-wide Language & Culture Fest set for Sept. 24-26

The TCU Language & Culture Fest, scheduled to take place from Sept. 24-26, is a campus-wide event organized by the Department of Modern Language Studies and the Department of Spanish and Hispanic Studies, with support from a large committee comprised of faculty and students from a wide variety of academic departments. The Fest’s primary objective… Read more »