TUESDAYS WITH A SCHOLAR
Tuesdays, Jan 21 – Feb 25, 2014|
10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Jan. 21: “Water Supply in the Metro Area”. Ali Al Hassan, Water Supply Planning Manager, Metropolitan Council.
Jan. 28:“Non-Stop: A Turbulent History of Northwest Airlines” (University of Minnesota Press, 2013). By Jack El-Hai, Masters Fine Arts (MFA), author and faculty member in the MFA program in creative writing at Augsburg College.
Feb. 4: “The Great Influenza Pandemic of 1918: Military Front – Home Front”. David Thompson, author and retired Navy Chaplain.
Feb. 11: “ My Life is in Ruins: The Archaeology of Minnesota”. Scott Anfinson, Minnesota State Archaeologist.
Feb. 18: “Digital State: The Story of Minnesota’s Computing Industry”. Tom Misa, author and director of the Charles Babbage Institute
Feb 25: “Journalism in a Changing Media Environment”. Kathleen Hansen, Professor of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of Minnesota.