Emeritus Faculty Lectures: Eloquence and Eminence

At a glance

When: Sundays 2-3pm

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

Where: The Pyle Center, 702 Langdon St, Madison, WI

Questions? Emily Auerbach at emily.auerbach@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.


Emeritus Faculty Lectures: Eloquence and Eminence

Celebrating over 25 years of award-winning lectures by retired University of Wisconsin faculty known for their teaching excellence and scholarship

The 2018-2019 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 Sunday afternoons 2-3pm in the Pyle Center and are followed by refreshments.


2019-2020 schedule coming soon!

Sun, Sep 23, 2-3pm

“John Bascom and the Wisconsin Idea”

J. David Hoeveler (History, UW-Milwaukee)

Sun, Oct 28, 2-3pm

“Medieval Women’s Lives, Space, and Place: From Womb to Tomb”

Jane Schulenburg (Continuing Studies, UW-Madison)

Sun, Mar 3 2019, 2-3pm

“The Long Now: Ecological Legacies and the Future of Water in Wisconsin”

Stephen Carpenter (Limnology and Integrative Biology, UW-Madison)

Sun, Apr 28, 2019, 2-3pm

“Tut and Nero: Wild on Wheels”

Bela Sandor (Engineering Physics, UW-Madison)