Mustafa Abdullah, 2010 WFU graduate and recipient of the 2010 MLK Building the Dream Award, spoke in January on his work as a community organizer promoting Dr. King’s dream of social justice.

Values, Education and Governance in Nigeria: How Would the Country Get the Right Balance?
Wednesday, February 9, 2011, 3 p.m.
Room 204, ZSR Library
Dr. Nuhu Yaqub, Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence, will speak on the interconnection among Nigerian values, education and government.

Poetry Reading with Isabel Zuber
Wednesday, March 16, 2011, 3 p.m.
Room 204, ZSR Library
Isabel Zuber, North Carolina author and retired ZSR Librarian, will read from her collection Red Lily.

Women in Mathematics and Public Health
Tuesday, March 29, 2011, 4 p.m.
Allen Mandelbaum Reading Room, ZSR Library
During Women’s History Month, Associate Professor Sarah Raynor and Professor Ellen Kirkman of the Department of Mathematics and Associate Professor Mara Vitolins of the Department of Epidemiology and Prevention will reflect on the important role women have played in their respective disciplines, their own career and research experiences, and their visions for the future of women in mathematics and public health.

Ninja in the Dragon’s Den: The Contours of Regionalization in East Asian Action Cinema
Wednesday, April 6, 2011, 3 p.m.
Allen Mandelbaum Reading Room, ZSR Library
In anticipation of Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month in May, Assistant Professor Marc Yamada of the East Asian Languages and Cultures Department will discuss East Asian action cinema.

Earth Day Program
Tuesday, April 19, 2011
ZSR will celebrate Earth Day in the last series program of the semester.

Visit the Lecture Series website for more details on these programs.