2023 Humanities Days Schedule of Events

Wednesday, March 29, to Friday, April 7    
 Asynchronous#HowIHuman Social Media Celebration - Take a Selfie, Share It Online, and Enter to Win!Dr. Amy Rubens 
Tuesday, April 4    
 2:00 p.m. -3:15 p.m.Do I Belong Here? Belonging and the Student ExperienceDr. Beth Lyman and studentsHH 4700
 3:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.Graphic Medicine: Comics about Health/CareDr. Amy RubensHH 4700
 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Religion, Race, and the Beginning of Radford: A Walking Tour Radford CityDr. Geoff Pollick, Dr. Sharon Roger Hepburn, and Demiah SmithMeet at the Lovely Mount Historical Marker outside of Peters Hall; see the Program Notes below for more details. 
Wednesday, April 5    
 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Wildflower Identification Walk at Radford's Wildwood ParkDr. Rick Van NoyWildwood Park; meet at the intersection of Grove Avenue and Wildwood Dr.
 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.The Humanities at Radford University Carilion (RUC)Dr. Kevin Farrell and Dr. Courtney WatsonRUC 516
 12:00 p.m. - 12:50 p.m.Who Gets Cited? Inclusive Citation for Literature Reviews and other Research-Based ProjectsAlyssa Archer, McConnell LibraryMcConnell Library, Information Literacy Center B (ILC-B)
 7:00 p.m. - 8:15 p.m.Protest Music of the Vietnam Era: What Peace Studies Can Teach UsDr. Alan ForrestBonnie Auditorium
Thursday, April 6    
 12:00 p.m. - 12:50 p.m.Universal Design for LearningDr. Laurie CubbisonHH 4700
 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.Come Play! Improvisational Theater for Human Services ProfessionalsDr. Steve OwenHH 3013
 6:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.Pre-Event Reception - All faculty and students are invited to gather for light refreshments, conversation, and networking before the 7:00 p.m. "Careers in the Humanities Roundtable."Sponsored by the CHBS Deans OfficeLower-Level Atrium of Hemphill Hall outside of HH 1016
 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.Careers in the Humanities Roundtable with CHBS AlumniDr. Amy Rubens and Dr. Matt Smith, facilitatorsHH 1016


Program Notes:

The Religion, Race, and the Beginning of Radford Walking Tour begins at the Lovely Mount Historical Marker, which is located outside of the Peters Hall entrance that faces Dalton Dining Hall, the campus bookstore, and U.S. Postal Office. For additional information, please review the tour itinerary. Note that this tour is approximately 4 miles long and lasts 90 minutes. Participants should wear comfortable walking shoes and bring a bottle of water. In the even of inclement weather, this event will be moved indoors.