World Affairs Luncheons

sponsored by MunleyLaw

All luncheons are from Noon to 1:30pm
Luncheon Fees: $20 per luncheon per person • $30 per luncheon per couple • $110 per series of 6 per person • $160 per series of 6 per couple







Spring 2016 World Affairs Luncheons

Wednesday, March 2: What's Happening to Civil Society in America?
Michael EdwardsDistinguished Senior Fellow, DEMOS New York City
Listen to the lecture here.

Wednesday, March 16: Can it Possibly Get Worse for Europe and the Middle East? An Update on the Refugee Crisis and the Thick Fog of Fundamentalism
Peter ZilahyAward Winning Hungarian Author
Listen to the lecture here.

Monday, April 4: Please Pay Attention (it could change your brain!): Insights into how Mindfulness Helps Us Change Our Habits
Judson Brewer, M.D., Ph.D., Director of Research at the Center for Mindfulness and Associate Professor in Medicine and Psychiatry at UMass Medical School, adjunct faculty at Yale University and research affiliate at MIT
Listen to the Lecture Here 

Thursday, April 14: History at the End of the World
Rosalind Williams, Ph.D., Bern Dibner Professor of the History of Science of Technology, MIT
Listen to the Lecture Here

Friday, May 13: Shared Paths, Divergent Courses: Zionism and Palestinian Nationalism
David Myers, Ph.D.Sady and Ludwig Kahn Professor of Jewish History, UCLA
Hussein Ibish, Ph.D.Senior Fellow at the American Task Force on Palestine
Listen to the Lecture Here

 

To register for programs, contact:    
Emily Brees
Schemel Forum Assistant
570-941-6206
emily.brees@scranton.edu
For more info on the Schemel Forum, contact:
Sondra Myers
Schemel Forum Director
570-941-4089
sondra.myers@scranton.edu