International Visiting Scholars
The International Visiting Scholars series is a cross-cultural initiative designed to promote global understanding and literacy and an international educational experience for faculty, learners, and administrators at Wheelock and beyond. During their stay, the College invites the Visiting Scholars to present a lecture on a topic related to their expertise.
Spring 2014 Visiting Scholars
March 17 - 28: Dr. Fernando Vidal, Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona
Join us for a free public lecture and discussion session with Dr. Fernando Vidal
Discussion Topic: From Being Souls to Being Brains
When: March 19, 3:30 p.m.
Location: Campus Center, 302
Nicole Beck, Freiburg University, Germany
Join us for a free public lecture and discussion session with Nicole Beck
Discussion Topic: Brain-Based Learning: Fact or Fashion?
When: March 18, 4pm
Where: Campus Center, 302
Fall 2014 Visiting Scholars
October 15 - 26: Dr. Fatou Sarr
Join us for a free public lecture and discussion session with Dr. Fatou Sarr.
Discussion Topic: "Closing the Gender Gap: Women in Science and Development in West Africa"
When: October 21, 4 p.m.
Location: Campus Center, Room 302
October 20 - November 2: Alma Fletes Martinez
Join us for a free public lecture and discussion session with Alma Fletes Martinez.
Discussion Topic: "Strengths and Challenges in Promoting Children's Literacy in Nicaragua"
When: Tuesday, October 29, 4 p.m.
Location: Brookline Campus, Ladd Room