Spring 2012 Speaker Series
Friday, January 27th, 7:29 PM
Jefferson Hall
Dr. Michael Strine
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, University of Virginia
Friday, February 3rd, 7:29 PM
Jefferson Hall
Professor Mark Sherriff
Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Virginia
Friday, February 10th, 7:29 PM
Jefferson Hall
Professor R. Edward Freeman
Elis and Signe Olsson Professor of Business Administration, University of Virginia; Academic Director, Business Roundtable Institute for Corporate Ethics
Friday, February 17th, 7:29 PM
Jefferson Hall
Mr. Richard Leahy
Former regional editor for Kevin Zraly’s American Wine Guide, former Mid-Atlantic and Southern Editor for the Oxford Companion to the Wines of North America, former East Coast Editor of Vineyard & Winery Management; author of Beyond Jefferson’s Vines, on the evolution of quality wine in Virginia
Friday, February 24th, 7:29 PM
Jefferson Hall
Dr. Phillip A. Karber
Research Professor, Government Department of Georgetown University;
Senior Fellow, Potomac Foundation
Friday, March 16th, 7:00 PM
UVA Chapel
Mr. Jeffery Ventrella VS Prof. Mary Anne Case
Mr. Ventrella is Senior counsel and Senior Vice President of Strategic Training of the Alliance Defense Fund and Prof. Case is the Arnold I. Shure Professor of Law at the University of Chicago and a
Former Research Professor of Law, University of Virginia.  The debate is resolved:  The institution of same-sex marriage in the United States
would be beneficial to American society.
Friday, March 23rd, 7:29 PM
Jefferson Hall
Dr. Massumeh Farhad
Chief Curator and Curator of Islamic Art, Freer Gallery of Art and
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Friday, March 30th, 7:29 PM
Jefferson Hall
Dr. Robert Reiser
Medical Director for the Emergency Department and Associate Professor of
Clinical Emergency Medicine, University of Virginia
Monday, April 2nd, 7:29 PM
Jefferson Hall
Dr. Frederick M. Hess
Resident Scholar and Director of Education Policy Studies, American Enterprise Institute; Hosted in Conjunction with the Curry School of Education
Friday, April 13th, 7:29 PM
Jefferson Hall
Professor George Klosko
Henry and Grace Doherty Professor of Politics, University of Virginia