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How We Got to Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World: Events


Date Time  Location Event
Wednesday September 4, 2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM East Peoria Room 212 C/D

One Book, One College Panel Discussion

This panel discussion will introduce the “One Book, One College” book for 2019-20, How We Got to Now by Steven Johnson.  Our panelists will deliberate on how cold, light, glass, cleanliness, time and sound became accepted as part of a modern way of life.  This session will also highlight events for the coming year. Featured Panelists: Jennifer Costa (Professor of Art) Aaron James (Professor of Philosophy) Susan Sanders (Professor and Coordinator of the Interpreter Preparation Program)

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 3:00PM - 4:00PM East Peoria Campus L307  
Monday, September 30, 2019 11:30AM - 12:30PM East Peoria Campus L307  
Tuesday, October 8, 2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM East Peoria Campus L307 Jennifer Costa (glass) 
Thursday, October 31, 2019 1:00PM - 2:00PM East Peoria Campus L307 Chris Gauthier (light)
Monday, November 11, 2019 11:30AM - 12:30PM East Peoria Campus L307 Aaron James (time) 
– Tuesday, December 3, 2019 1:00PM - 2:00PM Peoria Campus A111 Chef Charles Robertson (clean)