Virtual Offerings of the Humanities Learning Center for September 2020

The Humanities Learning Center is having a lot of fun this academic year bringing you virtual programming. I encourage you to follow our Facebook page to see everything we release. Here is the link: https://www.facebook.com/humanitieslearningcenteratdeltacollege So far this month, here’s what we’ve been up to… Dr. Amy French (History) gave a two-part talk on suffrage. Part One: https://youtu.be/rWJ9B68kKv4 Part Two: https://youtu.be/xGNYVKIF958 Professor Donny Winter (English) … Continue reading Virtual Offerings of the Humanities Learning Center for September 2020

Women Fight for the Vote Brown Bag Part One

Generally, Delta’s Humanities Learning Center has a robust calendar of events each academic year. Some of the community’s favorite part of our programming are our brown bag presentations brought to us by scholars from the fields of history, philosophy, literature, and much more. Since the pandemic has made face-to-face gatherings of this size unsafe right now, we are sharing our events virtually. Dr. Amy French … Continue reading Women Fight for the Vote Brown Bag Part One

“What the Eyes Don’t See” Book Club

As part of the Great Michigan Read, and thanks to resources from the Michigan Humanities Council, the Humanities Learning Center of Delta College will be hosting a book club on What the Eyes Don’t See by Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha, Flint pediatrician. “Here is the inspiring story of how Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha, alongside a team of researchers, parents, friends, and community leaders, discovered that the children … Continue reading “What the Eyes Don’t See” Book Club

Brown Bag on the Handmaid’s Tale for October 9, 2019

Join Delta’s Humanities Learning Center on Wednesday, October 9 in N-007 from noon until 1 for a Brown Bag presentation by Professor Darci Doll of Delta’s Philosophy department. Professor Doll will use the philosopher Aristotle to examine how the limited access to friendship in “The Handmaid’s Tale” interferes with moral development. Her talk, “The Handmaid’s Tale, Friendship, and Moral Development,” is sure to provide us with … Continue reading Brown Bag on the Handmaid’s Tale for October 9, 2019