The Common Book Program

at Windward Community College

2007-2008

Ishmael - Events

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Email the Common Book Program at commonbk@hawaii.edu or call 236-9224 for more information.

Spring, 2008 Events
Tuesday, February 5, 2008
4:30pm
What (Really) Happened on Easter Island? Ecological Catastrophe and
Cultural Collapse
Terry Hunt, Anthropology Professor at UH Manoa
Hale Akoakoa 105, Windward Community College
The event is free and open to the public.
Tuesday, February 12, 2008
4:30pm
Prolonged Occupations: Hawai'i and the Baltic States
Kuhio Vogeler, Doctoral Candidate in Political Science, UHM
Hale Akoakoa 105, Windward Community College
The event is free and open to the public. Download Abstract (PDF)
Monday, March 31, 2008
4:30pm
A Tattoo Tour of Polynesia
Tricia Allen, http://tattootraditions.alohaworld.com
Hale Akoakoa 105, Windward Community College
Co-sponsored by Women's History Month
The event is free and open to the public. More Information (PDF)
April 8, 2008
4:30pm
There’s No Home For Foam! Biodegradable Alternatives
Krista Ruchaber, co-owner of Styrophobia
Akoakoa 105, Windward Community College
The event is free and open to the public.
April 12, 2008
10:00am
Discussion of Ishmael and My Ishmael
Pamela DaGrossa and Sarah Hadmack
Celebrate Reading Festival at the UHM campus
Contact Lorna Hershinow for more information. Download a PDF flyer.
April 22, 2008
4:30pm
The Climate Crisis
Stuart Scott
Akoakoa 105, Windward Community College
The event is free and open to the public.

Fall, 2007 Events
September 25, 2007
4:00 p.m.
Story as Tool
Reverend Mike Young, First Unitarian Church
Akoakoa 101, Windward Community College
The event is free and open to the public.
October 9, 2007
4:00 p.m.
The Climate Crisis
Stuart Scott
Akoakoa 105, Windward Community College
The event is free and open to the public.
October 23, 2007
4:00 p.m.

Genetic Engineering, Industrial Agriculture, and concerns about Food Security
Hector Valenzuela, College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources
Akoakoa 105, Windward Community College
The event is free and open to the public.
Download Slides from Powerpoint presentation (PDF)

November 6, 2007
4:00 p.m.
Agriculture: The Takers and Leavers
Robert E. Paull, professor, Department of Tropical Plant and Soil Sciences
Akoakoa 105, Windward Community College
The event is free and open to the public.
November 27, 2007
4:00 p.m.
Gravity ... It's Not Just a Good Idea: The Naturalistic Fallacy in Ishmael
Brian Richardson, Windward Community College
Akoakoa 105, Windward Community College
The event is free and open to the public.

 

 

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This page last updated April 5, 2008