Janice Yip '15
Student Director for Nicaragua CCESP
Major: Computer Engineering
Hometown: San Jose, CA
All are invited to attend the 2014 William Jewett Tucker Lecture entitled "Becoming Global Citizens: Civil Discourse Across Difference and for Social Change" on February 4 at 4:30 pm in the Grand Ballroom at the Hanover Inn. Speaker Kwame Anthony Appiah is a British-born Ghanaian-American philosopher, cultural theorist, and novelist whose interests include political and moral theory, the philosophy of language and mind, and African intellectual history. He has taught at Yale, Cornell, Duke, and Harvard universities; currently, he is professor of philosophy and law at NYU.
Professor Claudia Anguiano will be in the Tucker Foundation Living Room from 12 pm - 1pm for a special MLK-themed What Matters to Me and Why. Light lunch provided.
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
Tucker Living Room, South Fairbanks Hall
The William Jewett Tucker Foundation is hosting the annual Community Multi-Faith Celebration honoring the life and works of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Sunday, January 19th, 2014 at 3 pm in Rollins Chapel. Father Greg Boyle, of Homeboy Industries in Los Angeles, California and NY Times Bestselling Author of Tattoos on the Heart: The Power of Boundless Compassion, will be the featured speaker. Father Greg Boyle is a Jesuit priest and founder/executive director of Homeboy Industries in Los Angeles, California. To find out more about the MLK Community Multi-Faith Celebration and our other MLK events, please go to our MLK Events page.
President Hanlon's visit on Tuesday, January 14 has been postponed. We are hoping to re-schedule with President Hanlon's Office for a Spring Term date. What Matters To Me and Why will begin this term on Tuesday 1/21 with Professor Claudia Anguiano for a special MLK-themed lunch discussion. For more information about this winter's stellar lineup of speakers for What Matters To Me and Why and Upper Valley Voices, please go to our Tucker Tuesdays Events page.
The Tucker Leaders in Community are a group of first year students who engage with the Upper Valley community, develop friendships and skills as ethical leaders, and explore contemporary issues of service, social justice, and spirituality. Meet the TLC Class of 2017!
The Tucker Foundation is happy to announce the recent hiring of Sharif Rosen for the position of Muslim & Multi-faith Advisor! For more information about Sharif, please click here. Welcome Sharif!
You can also read the article about Sharif that was printed by The Dartmouth on January 10 here.
Last Updated: 2/5/14