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David J. Skorton: "Education and What We Value: How STEM and the Liberal Arts Nourish Each Other"

Presented by Hancher in conjunction with the University of Iowa Graduate College.

Currently the 13th Secretary of the Smithsonian, David J. Skorton served as the 19th president of the University of Iowa from 2003 to 2006 and was a member of the UI faculty for 26 years before becoming the 12th president of Cornell University. A renaissance thinker, Skorton will share his thoughts as a university president, Smithsonian secretary, musician, physician, researcher, academician, and reformer.

The event is free with general admission seating—tickets will not be required.

Services for People with Disabilities. Please contact Hancher's access services or TDD at 319-335-1158.

Thursday, March 30 at 7:30pm

Hancher Auditorium
141 Park Road, Iowa City, IA 52242

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Guest Speaker, Lecture/Discussion


Students, Alumni/Friends, Faculty/Staff, Graduate Students, Community Members


Hancher Auditorium, Graduate College, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

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Arts Iowa, Hancher, Outreach Iowa, After Class




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