Category Archives: Faculty Lecture Series

Pellissippi State: Indie wrestling topic of March 26 Faculty Lecture Series talk

Turn reality on its head. That’s the goal of John E. May, a photographer and Pellissippi State Community College faculty member, when he takes on the topic of independent wrestling at a Faculty Lecture Series talk Wednesday, March 26. May’s … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State: Abolitionist John Brown topic of Feb. 27 talk

Joy Ingram, an associate history professor at Pellissippi State Community College, delivers a presentation about white Civil War abolitionist John Brown Thursday, Feb. 27. Part of the college’s Faculty Lecture Series, Ingram’s presentation, “John Brown: Maniacal Egoist or Moral Crusader?” … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State campuses host free Black History Month events

Pellissippi State Community College is celebrating Black History Month with numerous events at its five campuses throughout February. Activities are free and the community is invited. The Magnolia Avenue Campus starts the month-long activities with “Healthy Pelli: Campus Health Fair,” … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State: Poet Dunbar topic of Feb. 6 Faculty Lecture Series talk

The enduring poetry of African-American poet Paul Laurence Dunbar will be the topic of two Faculty Lecture Series presentations at Pellissippi State Community College in February. Robert Boyd presents “A Salute to Dunbar,” reading selections from “The Complete Poems of … Continue reading

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The Arts at Pellissippi State: Spring events range from art exhibits to theatre productions

More chances to enjoy dance, song, culture, art and theatre abound this spring as the 2013-2014 Arts at Pellissippi State, a series of events celebrating arts and culture, continues. Many of the presentations are free, and all are open to … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State: Fairy tales topic of Nov. 6 Faculty Lecture Series talk

Trolls and mermaids, elves and giants. Why do fairy tales remain so enduring and endearing to adults? What basic truths do the stories teach? These are the questions to be discussed at Pellissippi State’s next Faculty Lecture Series presentation, one … Continue reading

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The Arts at Pellissippi State kicks off fall events

Pellissippi State Community College launches a new year of dance, song, culture, art and theatre with the 2013-2014 Arts at Pellissippi State, and the public is invited to take part. “Participation in the arts isn’t only for the artists,” said … Continue reading

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Pellissippi State: Online privacy topic of Oct. 3 Faculty Lecture Series talk

Personal privacy rights have been a national hot topic recently, and Pellissippi State Community College’s next Faculty Lecture Series speaker has them on her mind. Lisa Bogaty, associate professor in Business and Computer Technology, delivers the lecture “What They Know: … Continue reading

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‘The German Way of War’ kicks off 2013-2014 Faculty Lecture Series

Pellissippi State Community College’s first presentation of the 2013-2014 Faculty Lecture Series introduces the community to “The German Way of War.” The free event takes place in the Clayton Performing Arts Center on the Hardin Valley Campus at 12:30 p.m., … Continue reading

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En garde! Dueling takes center stage in Pellissippi State’s Faculty Lecture Series

Charles R. Miller, head of theatrical productions and a Theatre faculty member at Pellissippi State Community College, is throwing down the glove, so to speak. He defies anyone to fail to enjoy his upcoming presentation, “The History of the Duel.” … Continue reading

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