Emeritus Faculty Lectures: Eloquence and Eminence

Celebrating 20 years of award-winning lectures by retired University of Wisconsin faculty known for their teaching excellence and scholarship

The 2013-2014 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 two weeks prior to the lecture date.

2013-2014 Series schedule

"Why Fairy Tales Matter: The Grimm Tradition and Beyond"
with Nancy Kaiser (German) Full bio»
Sun, Sept 29, 2013

"Old World Wisconsin: A Journey Through Time"
with William Tishler, Sr. (Landscape Architecture) Full bio»
Sun, Oct 27, 2013

"Reflections of My Art and Life"
with Freida High W. Tesfagiorgis (Afro-American Studies) Full bio»
Sun, Mar 30, 2014

"Finding Joy: Art Textiles and Travel"
with Leslee Nelson (Art/Continuing Studies) Full bio»
Sun, Apr 27, 2014


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