College for a Day
2021 Virtual Lecture Schedule
February 1 – June 1, 2021
COVID and the State of Science
Money Matters: Meaning, Power and Change in the History of Currency
Searching for Dark Matter in the Darkest Galaxies
Sports Specialization for Children:
Better than Training as a Multi-sport Athlete?
Objects in Mirror Are Closer than They Appear
(research on the consequences of the sexualization and objectification of girls and women)
Tomi-Ann Roberts, Smith ’85
How Inequality and Culture Collide: A Converstaion with Two Sociologists
John Brueggemann and Andrew Linder
Will there always be blood, hair, and eyeballs on the floor?
Congress’s Quest for Unity in a Political Culture That Courts Conflict
(Please note: there will be a several minute delay before the start of this lecture)
Town and Triumph: Rome on Parade
Dan Curley and Gregory Spinner
Magic and Witchcraft in the Ancient World
Bees, Blooms, and Field Biology at Sweet Briar College
(Introduction by Dr. Meredith Woo, President)
17 different lectures on a VARIETY of topics!
Charged: The History of Batteries and Prospects for a Clean Energy Future
6 different lectures on a VARIETY of topics!
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