Celebrating 90 years of leadership in higher education
Our distinguished faculty, in a variety of disciplines, will be presenting their work, in research or creative achievement, through lectures open to the members of the Carlow community and to the general public. This year's president's lecture series is sponsored by the Social Justice Institutes and the Atkins Center for Ethics. Attend one of our upcoming lectures or listen to a past lecture.
Poverty Simulation and the Impact on Learners
Mary Fran Reidell, MSN, RN | Instructor of Nursing
Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020
Reidell serves as course coordinator for Community Health Nursing in
the BSN and the RN to BSN programs at Carlow University.
The Expansion and Use of Telemedicine in Today's World
Michael Kistler, Ph.D. | Assistant Professor of Health Care Data Analytics
Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020
Kistler is the Program Director of the Health Care Data Analytics and
Health Management Programs at Carlow University.
Clean Water: How it Changes Outcomes for Rural African villages
Susan O'Rourke, EDD | Professor of Education
Thursday, March 26, 2020
O’Rourke is a professor in Special Education with
extensive international experience especially in
developing regions of the world.
|Recording coming soon!
Clara Cheng, Ph.D. | Professor of Psychology
Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020
Cheng is the Chair of Undergraduate Psychology at Carlow University. Her expertise is in social psychology, and her classroom uses innovative methods to promote positive social action through random acts of kindness and fundraising for charity.
|Recording coming soon!
The Impact of Big Data on Industry and Society: A Practitioner's Perspective
Prahlad G. Menon, Ph.D. | Associate Professor of Data Analytics
Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019
Menon is a practicing data scientist and has served as Adjunct Faculty at Carnegie Mellon University, the University of Pittsburgh, and the University of Texas at San Antonio.
Snapshot on the Status of Human Trafficking
Mary Burke, Ph.D. | Professor of Psychology
Thursday, Nov. 19, 2019
Burke is an internationally recognized expert on the issue of human
trafficking. She has worked collaboratively with other activists in the
United States and internationally on this issue for 15 years.
Jan Beatty, MFA | Professor of English
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019
Beatty directs the undergraduate creative writing, the Madwomen
in the Attic, and is the Distinguished Writer in Residence for
the MFA program.