Changes and Challenges the Theme of Gannon Humanities Conference
Posted: February 17, 2017
The third annual College of Humanities Education and Social
Science (CHESS) Humanities Conference will be held on Saturday,
Feb. 18 from 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. in the Palumbo Academic Center, 824
The theme of this year's conference is "Challenges:
Understanding and Pursuing Transformation and Renewal Across the
The conference will feature 14 presentations and artistic
performances by students and faculty from Gannon and other local
colleges and universities on topics from dance to theology.
After opening remarks at 8:30 a.m., breakout sessions will be
held in four classrooms throughout the day. "Catching Climate
Change: A Reality Check," a display created by students in the
honors sociology course taught by Gannon's Richard Moodey, Ph.D.,
will be available for viewing until 3 p.m.
Registration will begin at 8 a.m. The conference is free and
open to the public.