Emeritus Faculty Lectures: Eloquence and Eminence

Celebrating 21 years of award-winning lectures by retired University of Wisconsin faculty known for their teaching excellence and scholarship

The 2014-2015 season is proudly sponsored by UW-Madison Continuing Studies, the Institute on Aging, and the Anonymous Committee.

This lecture series is free and open to the public, with no registration required. The lectures are held on Sunday afternoons from 2–3pm in the Pyle Center, and are followed by refreshments.

At a glance

What: Free, open, to the public, award-winning series of lectures by retired University of Wisconsin faculty known for their teaching excellence

When: 2pm-3pm Sunday afternoons—see below for schedule

Cost: Free, open to the public, no registration required

Where: The Pyle Center, 702 Langdon St, Madison, WI (map)

Questions? Contact Emily Auerbach at eauerbach@dsc.wisc.edu or call 608-262-3733

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Grant funding makes it possible to offer special assistance to hearing impaired and physically disabled adults wishing to attend the series. To request special accommodations, please contact Professor Auerbach at least 2 weeks prior to the lecture date.

2014-2015 Series schedule

"Everyone is Listening for Something: Nature Writing Set to Music”"
with Douglas Hill (Music)
Sun, Sept 28, 2014

"The Re-evaluation of Modern Giant T. S. Elliot"
with Cyrena Pondrom (English)
Sun, Oct 19, 2014

"How Did Social Insurance Become a Four-Letter Word?"
with Carin Clauss (Law School)
Sun, Mar 22, 2015

"Emerging Diseases of the 21st Century"
with Dennis Maki (Department of Medicine)
Sun, Apr 26, 2015


Contact Emily Auerbach at eauerbach@dcs.wisc.edu or call 608-262-3733.