The Liberal Arts at Dartmouth: What Lies Ahead?

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The Liberal Arts at Dartmouth: What Lies Ahead?

An Inauguration panel discussion

Thursday, September 19, 2013
Spaulding Auditorium, Hopkins Center for the Arts
Intended Audience(s): Public
Categories: Lectures & Seminars

In conjunction with the September 20 Inauguration of Phil Hanlon ’77 as the 18th president of Dartmouth, Dean of the Faculty Michael Mastanduno will moderate a discussion about the value and future of the liberal arts. Panelists are:

  • Stephon Alexander, the Ernest Everett Just 1907 Professor and associate professor of physics and astronomy
  • Leslie Butler, associate professor of history
  • Annette Gordon-Reed ʾ81, Dartmouth Trustee, Professor of Law, Professor of History, and Radcliffe Professor at Harvard University
  • Joseph Helble, dean of Thayer School of Engineering and professor of engineering
  • Donald Pease, the Ted and Helen Geisel Third Century Professor in the Humanities

Questions for the panelists may be submitted through September 18 via email to

The panel will also be broadcast live on Dartmouth’s YouTube channel.

Visit the Inauguration website for additional information.


For more information, contact:
Conferences and Events
(603) 646-3749

Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.