Faculty Lecture

Each year, the Friends of the University of Delaware Library sponsors a faculty lecture to highlight the scholarly work and research of a University faculty member. The annual Faculty Lectures are open to the entire Blue Hen community as well as the general public.

Past Faculty Lectures

Do Families Still Matter in a Globalized World? Empirical Evidence from Research on Migration and Remittances by Bahira Trask- November 15, 2022

The Poison Book Project: Arsenic in Victorian-Era Mass-Produced Bookbindings by Melissa Tedone – November 16, 2021

Nature’s Best Hope: A New Approach to Conservation that Starts in Your Yard by Doug Tallamy – October 21, 2020

Irony and Outrage: How Satire and Opinion Talk Shows Reflect the Psychology of the Left and the Righby Dannagal Goldthwaite Young – October 22, 2019

Fast and Curious: A History of Shortcuts in American Education by Bob Hampel – May 9, 2018

Never Caught: The Washingtons’ Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge by Erica Armstrong Dunbar – May 9, 2017

20th-Century Ireland: A Family Odyssey by Anne M. Boylan – March 15, 2016