Spring 2017 Programs

Welcome to Spring Term! Lunches will be held in the MU, room 211, on Thursdays from 12 noon to 1 p.m. during the academic term. Please check the schedule for the location. If you need to check or change your membership status — whether it's active or inactive — please contact Nick Houtman either by email at nick.houtman@oregonstate.edu or by phone, 541-737-0783.

Date Location Speaker Title
April 6 MU 211 Captain Donald Nisbett, Commanding Officer, Dept of Naval Science Reserve Officers Training Corps at OSU
April 13 MU 211 Abi Losli, Visual Artist Five days at sea: An art and science experience
April 20 MU 211 David Bernell, Political Science Travel bans and border walls: The U.S. response to terrorism
April 27 MU 211 Robert Santelli, College of Liberal Arts Backstage at the Grammys...Music's Biggest Night
May 4 MU 211 Richard Settersten, College of Public Health & Human Sciences Some Things I’ve Learned about Aging by Studying the Life Course
May 11 MU 211 Laurel Kincl, College of Public Health & Human Sciences Fishing industry safety: An engaged research approach
May 18 LPSC 402 Business Meeting Elections, Budget and More!
May 25 MU 211 Rorie Solberg, Political Science Thoughts on this presidential andministration's relationship with the judicial branch
June 1 MU 211 Shelly Signs, OSU 150 Celebrating 150 years at OSU!
June 8 MU 211 Robynn Pease, University Ombuds How well do I know you?

Winter 2017 Programs

Welcome to Winter Term! Lunches will be held in the MU, room 211, on Thursdays from 12 noon to 1 p.m. during the academic term. Please check the schedule for the location. If you need to check or change your membership status — whether it's active or inactive — please contact Nick Houtman either by email at nick.houtman@oregonstate.edu or by phone, 541-737-0783. Have a great term!

January 12, MU 211

Jonathan Katz, School of History, Philosophy and Religion

Muslim Jews — A history of conversion

January 19, LaSells Stewart Center, Giustina Gallery

Winter luncheon with AOP and PFLA

Russell Houghtaling, Athletics

OSU Ideation Team

January 26, MU 211

Jerri Bartholomew, Microbiology

Art and Science of the Aquatic Microbiome

February 2, MU 211

Rebecca Vega-Thurber, Microbiology

Investigations on Coral Reef Health and Decline

February 9, MU 215

Allison Hurst, Sociology

The Student-Debt Crisis: Causes and Consequences

February 16, MU 211

Dan Stone and students, OSU Theater

Scenes from For the Love of Lies

February 23, MU 211

Chris Anderson, University Housing and Dining Services

Eco2Go: ORANGE Take-Out Containers Radically Reducing Waste

March 2, MU 211

William Ripple, College of Forestry

The Future of the World's Iconic Wildlife

March 9, MU 211

Angelicque White, College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences

Hyperbole in the North Pacific Plastic Patch

March 16, MU 211

Leslie Schacht Drey, Center for Fraternity and Sorority Life

Greek Life at OSU

 

 

Fall 2016 Programs

Welcome to Fall Term! Lunches will be held in the MU, room 211, on Thursdays from 12 noon to 1 p.m. during the academic term. Please check the schedule for the location. If you need to check or change your membership status — whether it's active or inactive — please contact Nick Houtman either by email at nick.houtman@oregonstate.edu or by phone, 541-737-0783. Have a great term!

September 22, MU 211

Paul Hughes, Food Science and Technology

Spirited Activities — Distilled spirits at OSU

September 29, MU 211

Nancy Squires, Mechanical, Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering

Aerospace Engineering at OSU

October 6, MU 211

Linda Hardison, Botany and Plant Pathology

The Oregon Flora Project

October 13

Bill Lunch, Emeritus Political Science 

The Most Peculiar Election!

October 20, MU 215

Jonathan Armstrong, Fisheries & Wildlife

Using Motion-Activated Cameras to Capture Intimate Portraits of Wildlife

October 27, MU 211

James Hermes, Animal and Rangeland Sciences

Chicken and Eggs: Cage, colony or free range?

November 3, MU 211

John Edwards, School of Psychological Sciences

Contemplative Studies at OSU

November 10, MU 211

Nathan Parker, Animal & Rangeland Sciences

 The Clark Meat Center

November 17, MU 211

Timothy Stover, United Campus Ministry, Westminster House

Walking the Labyrinth:  An Inward Journey

December 1, MU 211

Alexander Michels, Linus Pauling Institute

All There is to C: Vitamin C

 

Past Programs to 2012