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This week on Noon Forum:

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 29, 2014

Monday, September 29 – CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY LECTURE – Colonel James Bitzes, Judge Advocate for United States Cyber Command at Fort Meade, Maryland “Cyberspace Operations: Some Legal and Practical Considerations from a Military Perspective” (CDs and transcripts NOT available)

Tuesday, September 30 – THE MOTH RADIO HOUR – “Pregnancy, Cigarettes, and Desert Islands” Stories by Mike Birbiglia, Jenifer Hixson, Al Letson and Jeffery Rudell; hosted by Catherine Burns

Wednesday, October 1 – RADIOLAB – “Things”

Thursday, October 2 – COMMONWEALTH CLUB OF CALIFORNIA – Marianne Cooper, Stanford Sociologist, lead researcher for the book “Lean In”, and author of “Cut Adrift”

Friday, October 3 – CITY ARTS AND LECTURES – John Hodgman

Last week on Noon Forum:

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 22, 2014

Monday, September 22 – CENTER FOR FAITH STUDIES LECTURE – Sarah Ruden, Visiting Scholar at Brown University, and author of the forthcoming book, “The Music Inside the Whale, and Other Marvels: A Translator on the Beauty of the Bible” “Paul Among the People: The Apostle Reinterpreted and Reimagined in His Own Time” (CDs and transcripts NOT available)

Tuesday, September 23 – THE MOTH RADIO HOUR – “Breasts, Burials, and Cake” Stories by Amy Cohen, Isaiah Owens and Greg Walloch; hosted by Sarah Austin Jenness

Wednesday, September 24 – RADIOLAB – “Laughter”

Thursday, September 25 – COMMONWEALTH CLUB OF CALIFORNIA – Salman Amin Khan, founder of the Khan Academy, and author of “The One-World Schoolhouse: Education Reimagined”

Friday, September 26 – CITY ARTS AND LECTURES – Alain de Botton

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1:24 pm
Mon September 29, 2014

Creighton University Lecture, 9/29/14

CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY LECTURE – Colonel James Bitzes, Judge Advocate for United States Cyber Command at Fort Meade, Maryland “Cyberspace Operations: Some Legal and Practical Considerations from a Military Perspective”

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1:34 pm
Mon September 22, 2014

Center for Faith Studies Lecture, 9/22/14

CENTER FOR FAITH STUDIES LECTURE – Sarah Ruden, Visiting Scholar at Brown University, and author of the forthcoming book, “The Music Inside the Whale, and Other Marvels: A Translator on the Beauty of the Bible” “Paul Among the People: The Apostle Reinterpreted and Reimagined in His Own Time”

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1:13 pm
Mon September 15, 2014

Institute for Holocaust Education Lecture, 9/15/14

INSTITUTE FOR HOLOCAUST EDUCATION LECTURE – Lou Leviticus, Holocaust survivor, former Professor of Agricultural Engineering at the University of Nebraska at Lincoln, and author of “Tales from the Milestone”

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3:35 pm
Mon September 8, 2014

Creighton University Lecture, 9/8/14

CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY LECTURE – Marcia Anderson, Major General in the United States Army Reserve, and Clerk for the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Wisconsin “Leading with Integrity in a Diverse World”

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2:03 pm
Mon September 1, 2014

Film Streams Discussion, 9/1/14

FILM STREAMS DISCUSSION – Film: Best Kept Secret. Panel: Shana Frodyma, Transitions Coordinator with the Omaha Public Schools; Kathy Kovalskas, parent of an autistic child; Kim Hall, Employment Services Manager at the Ollie Webb Center. Moderator: Mary McHale, President of the Meyer Foundation

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2:30 pm
Mon August 25, 2014

Omaha Press Club, 8/25/14

OMAHA PRESS CLUB – Cliff Robertson, Chief Executive Officer of Catholic Health Initiative’s Nebraska/Southwest Iowa Network

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2:17 pm
Mon August 18, 2014

E. N. Thompson Forum on World Issues, 8/18/4

E. N. THOMPSON FORUM ON WORLD ISSUES – Yong Zhao, Presidential Chairman and Associate Dean for Global Education, Weinman Professor of Technology, and a Professor in the Department of Educational Measurement at the University of Oregon “Catching Up or Leading the Way: American Education in the Age of Globalization”

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4:42 pm
Mon August 11, 2014

Creighton University Lecture, 8/11/14

CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY LECTURE – Beverly Deepe Keever, Professor Emeritus of Journalism at the University of Hawaii “Death Zones and Darling Spies: Seven Years of Vietnam War Reporting”

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1:28 pm
Mon August 4, 2014

Center for Faith Studies Lecture, 8/4/14

CENTER FOR FAITH STUDIES LECTURE – Lesley Hazleton, Middle East Reporter for Time, The New York Times, The New York Review of Books, and Harper’s, and author of “The First Muslim” and “After the Prophet” “Sunni and Shia: What It Really Means”

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3:35 pm
Mon July 28, 2014

Metropolitan Community College Lecture, 7/28/14

METROPOLITAN COMMUNITY COLLEGE LECTURE – Baba Jallow, Assistant Professor of African History, and Director of the African Studies Program at Creighton University “Great Kings and Queens of Africa”

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