Posts tagged with “Lectures” (All posts)
- March 11, 2008
Presiden Oden’s "Laird 100" column from the Winter 2008 issue of Carleton's alumni magazine, the Voice.
- January 25, 2008
President Robert A. Oden Jr. wrote an essay for Inside Higher Ed describing his and his students' experiences during their winter term 2008 off-campus studies experience, "Middle East Mosaics." President Oden led 32 students for the first portion of the experience to Egypt, and he reflects on returning to his roots as a teacher and professor and how learning about Ancient Egypt is relevant for 21st-century college students.
- November 20, 2007
Presiden Oden’s "Laird 100" column from the Fall 2007 issue of Carleton's alumni magazine, the Voice.
President Oden's Speech, "Reflections on Liberal Learning–Putting Things in Context," Given at University of South DakotaOctober 30, 2007
President Robert A. Oden Jr. delivered the keynote address at the University of South Dakota's president's lecture series on teaching and learning entitled "Reflections on Liberal Learning–Putting Things in Context."
Teresa Johnston Oden, the wife of Carleton College president Robert A. Oden Jr., has published Spousework: Partners Supporting Academic Leaders. During her first year as an academic’s leader’s spouse Oden found a surprise around almost every corner. “It all added up to something like culture shock,” she says. That’s when she started thinking that someone should write a book about the partner’s experience.
- September 24, 2007
Carleton President Robert A. Oden Jr. appeared on National Public Radio's On Point on Tuesday, Sept. 18. The show, entitled "What Is College For," discussed former Yale Law School dean Anthony Kronman's new book, "Education's End: Why Our Colleges and Universities Have Given Up on the Meaning of Life."
- September 18, 2007
President Rob Oden, an avid and renowned fly fisherman, penned an article for the KinniKeeper, a newsletter produced by the Kinnickinnic River Land Trust.
- September 7, 2007
President Rob Oden, along with his counterparts at a number of other colleges and universities, has issued a letter on the subject of college rankings.
- June 16, 2007
President Rob Oden addresses alumni gathered in Skinner Memorial Chapel for Reunion 2007.
- September 9, 2005
The enormity of the devastation brought about by Hurricane Katrina has compelled us all to act and to act quickly to do all we can to assist our own students and their families from the Gulf Coast region...
- June 18, 2005
Remarks to alumni at Reunion Convocation, June 19, 2005.
- June 11, 2005
President Robert A. Oden Jr.'s speech at the 2005 Commencement ceremony.