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2015-16 Speakers

The Humanities Center Speaker Series brings speakers of international, national and/or regional importance to ECC for the benefit of the ECC academic community to speak on topics significant to the humanities.

Spring Semester 2016

Christopher Phillips
Author & Founder of the Socrates Café Movement
Thursday, February 18, 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Spartan Auditorium

Tom Dart
Tom Dart, Cook County Sheriff
The Criminalization of Mental Illness
Wednesday, April 6, 12:30 p.m -1:45 p.m.

Fall Semester 2015

Jim Derogotis & Greg Kot
Jim Derogotis & Greg Kot of Sound Opinions
Woody Allen, Daniel Tosh, R. Kelly, and Bill Cosby: Does Separating Art from Artist Perpetuate Violence Against Women?
Wednesday, September 23, from 11:00 a.m - 12:15 p.m.
Spartan Auditorium

Artist Talk
Tuesday, September 29, from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Spartan Auditorium

Dr. Michael McIntyre, Director International Studies, DePaul University
Terrorism:  What is it?  What Causes it?  How it can be ended? 
Wednesday, November 18, from 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Community/Heritage Room