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Honors Great Presentation Series

Great Presentations: Honoring the Best, Sharing Knowledge

The Honors Program hosts a series of lectures every semester by faculty members of the University of Nevada, Reno who have made outstanding contributions in teaching, research, and service. Our Great Presentation series resumes in September 2015. Below are the faculty presentations we were pleased to host in 2014-2015!

Fall 2014 Presentations

Wednesday, September 17, 2014, 4:00 pm
The Future of Biodiversity
Dr. Lee Dyer
Professor, Biology
2014 Foundation Professor
LLC 141

Wednesday, October 8, 2014, 4:00 pm
Evaluating the Implementation of a Nationwide Health Information Exchange one State at a Time
Dr. Dana Edberg
Associate Professor, Information Systems
2014 F. Donald Tibbitts Distinguished Teacher Award
LLC 141

Wednesday, October 22, 2014, 4:00 pm
A Ragtag Journalistic Fleet": Hegemonic Challenge to Public Broadcasting
in the U.S. Non-Profit Media Ecology
Dr. Alan Stavitsky
Dean and Fred W. Smith Chair
Donald W. Reynolds School of Journalism
LLC 141

Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 4:00 pm
Mitigating Earthquake Damage in Highway Structures
Dr. David Sanders
Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
2014 Foundation Professor
EEL 200

Spring 2015 Presentations

Wednesday, February 18, 2015, 4:00 pm

The Deported and the Departed:  Mapping the Chaos of Deportation
Dr. Deborah Boehm
Associate Professor, Anthropology and Women’s Studies
LLC 141

Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 4:00 pm

The Collages of Horst Gottschalk and the Legacy of MERZ in Bay Area Neo-Dada.
Dr. Brett Van Hoesen
Assistant Professor, History of Art
LLC 141

Thursday, April 16, 2015, 4:00 pm
Dr. Emma Sepulveda
Professor, Spanish and Director, UNR Latino Research Center
LLC 141

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