Humanities Learning Center
The Humanities Learning Center (HLC) is a group of dedicated faculty working alongside administrative, support staff, and community partners whose mission is to bring the relevance and vitality of the humanities to the Great Lakes Bay Region. This group is coordinated by Dr. Laura Dull, Professor of History. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Thank you for your 2013-14 Support! Check out our beautifully designed 2013-14 Annual Report!
Our Fall 2014 Brown Bag Series:
- Wednesday, September 24, 2014, 12:30-1:30pm, N012 (off the Commons): Mixing It Up: Michigan Barmaids Fight for Civil Rights, Dr. Amy French (History)
- Tuesday, October 28, 2014, 2-3:30pm: Speaking Nearby: Cultural Exchange in China, Joe Lewis (English) and Lauren Smith (English)
WHAT WE DO:
We advocate for the value of the humanities through
Partnerships with Local Public Schools, Monthly Brown Bag Talks on Humanities Topics, Humanities-Themed Book Groups, Humanities-Themed Speakers
Previous Speakers and Events:
Winter 2014 Great College/Great Michigan Read, Annie's Ghosts by Steve Luxenberg
We celebrated with a book group that included Delta College employees and community members who met for face-to-face discussions and workshops, as well as a learning experience at the Holocaust Memorial Center in Rochester Hills, MI.
Our 2013 Speaker: Bestselling author, Ted Conover, "If This Road Could Talk: Stories from The Routes of Man." April 3, 2013.
Ted Conover, award-winning author and NYU professor,spoke about his book, The Routes of Man, which explores the ways roads connect peoples and cultures. This event was made possible by financial support from the Humanities Learning Center, the Global Awareness Program, Special Projects Committee,and the Library Learning Information Center.