Trail Blazers

Overview

Trail Blazers - Featured Speakers

Trail Blazers has a 42-year history of hosting lively discussions with the College’s leading faculty. During these events, supporters and alumni gain exclusive access to their latest research and have the opportunity to engage in thought-provoking conversations about issues that matter to them.

Joshua Scacco

DR. JOSHUA SCACCO

OCTOBER 29, 2020, 7:00 p.m. (VIRTUAL)

POLITICAL COMMUNICATION AND DEMOCRATIC ACCOUNTABILITY IN TUMULTUOUS TIMES

 

Byron Miller

DR. BYRON MILLER

DECEMBER 3, 2020, 7:00 p.m. (VIRTUAL)

THE BRIDGE KIDS: YOUNG ADULTS WHO CONNECT FAMILY, FRIENDS, AND RACIAL GROUPS

 

Heide Castaneda

DR. HEIDE CASTAÑEDA

FEBRUARY 18, 2021, 7:00 p.m. (VIRTUAL)

MIGRATION AND BORDERS IN A POST-PANDEMIC WORLD

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Davide Tanasi

DR. DAVIDE TANASI

APRIL 21, 2021, 7:00 p.m. (VIRTUAL)

WE ARE WHAT WE EAT - DIET, CUISINE, MATERIALITY: ARCHAEOLOGY OF FOOD AND DRINK IN SICILY

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