Culinary lecture - Chef Lois Ellen Frank
Thursday, May 15 at 7:30 pm
Dowagiac Area History Museum
The chefs of Red Mesa Cuisine in Santa Fe, New Mexico will be bringing their blend of Native America traditional and contemporary cuisine to Dowagiac.
Chef Lois Ellen Frank, Ph.D. (Kiowa), originally from Long Island, New York, is an accomplished chef, author, food historian, and photographer. She earned her Ph.D. in Culinary Anthropology from the University of New Mexico in 2011. Her cookbook "Foods of the Southwest Indian Nations" won the James Beard Award in the Americana category.
Chef Walter Whitewater (Navajo) was raised traditionally in Pinon, Arizona and began cooking as a young boy. He began cooking professionally in 1992. He has worked under several chefs with varying ethnic backgrounds throughout his career taking him from Classical to Asian and ultimately to Contemporary Southwest.
This year's culinary events begin with a conversation on traditional food and culture with the chefs on Thursday evening. Cooking demonstrations, with limited seating, will take place on Friday evening and Saturday morning. All attending the demonstrations will have an opportunity to sample the food that is prepared.
Dogwood Fine Arts Festival
Author Tom Peters to speak at 2014 HR Indiana Conference and VIP breakfast
Date(s): 8/25/2014, 8/26/2014, 8/27/2014
August 25-27, 2014. VIP Breakfast: August 27, 2014
JW Marriott Hotel in downtown Indianapolis.
2014 Annual HR Indiana Conference from August 25-27.
World-renowned author Tom Peters will be the closing keynote speaker for the 20th Annual HR Indiana Conference. Peters also will be presenting at a VIP breakfast with local business executives on Wednesday, August 27, 2014, at the Indiana State Museum. For more information about the conference or the VIP Breakfast, visit www.HRIndianaConference.org or call (317) 841-8202.
Mark Records, Conference Administrator, (317) 841-8202, email@example.com
Lecture series: "Wounded by the Gift of Love: A Eucharistic Poetics"
Friday, April 25, 2014 - 4:00 p.m. Reception following in museum atrium.
Snite Museum of Art, Notre Dame campus
The Notre Dame Center for LIturgy, in the Institute for Church Life, hosts the fourth in a series of lectures. "Unmade by Design: The Eucharist and Other Medieval Works of Art", presented by Aden Kumler, Ph.D., Associate Professor at the University of Chicago. This lecture series is made possible by a generous grant from The Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts (ISLA), Henkels Lectures, University of Notre Dame.
Barbara Luter, 631-5436
The 2012 McMahon Aquinas Lecture
Saint Mary's College, Student Center Lounge
Professor John Haldane, Director of the Centre for Ethics,Philosophy and Public Affairs at St. Andrews University in Scotland, Chairman of the Royal Institute for Philosophy in London, and Consultor to the Vatican's Pontifical Council for Culture in Rome, will explore two very different accounts of the nature of human beings and their place in the Universe--those of the contemporary philosopher Thomas Nagel and of the great medieval theologian Thomas Aquinas--considering how these relate to the question of evolution. No charge and open to the public. Reception to follow. For more information, please visit http://www3.saintmarys.edu/mcmahon-aquinas-chair/lecture
Professor Michael Waddell, Saint Mary's College, 574-284-4169
Christian Culture Lecture
7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Saint Mary's College, O'Laughlin Auditorium
James Carroll, “one of the most adept and versatile writers on the American scene today” (Denver Post), is the award-winning author, columnist for The Boston Globe, and Distinguished Scholar in Residence at Suffolk University in Boston, will discuss the tension between religious tradition and change and how institutional reform must be brought to completion.
Reserve free tickets online at MoreauCenter.com or (574) 284-4626.
For more information, please visit: http://www3.saintmarys.edu/christian-culture-lecture/carroll
MoreauCenter.com or (574) 284-4626