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This week on Noon Forum:

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 15, 2014

Monday, September 15 – 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” (CDs and transcripts NOT available)

Tuesday, September 16 – THE MOTH RADIO HOUR – “Ghosts, Angels, and Motorcycle Rides” Stories by Joan Juliet Buck, Mike Destefano, Darryl “DMC” McDaniels and Terrence Buckner; hosted by Sarah Austin Jenness

Wednesday, September 17 – RADIOLAB – “Detective Stories”

Thursday, September 18 – COMMONWEALTH CLUB OF CALIFORNIA – Investigative reporter Nina Teicholz, who, after nine years of research, found that the previous reports about the bad effects of saturated fats on our bodies were completely wrong

Friday, September 19 – CITY ARTS AND LECTURES – Mary Roach

Last week on Noon Forum:

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 8, 2014

Monday, September 8 – CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY LECTURE – Marcia Anderson, retired 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” (CDs and transcripts NOT available)

Tuesday, September 9 – THE MOTH RADIO HOUR – “Mismatch, Marriage, and a Marathon” Stories by Jessica Lee Williamson, Horace HB Sanders and Peter Sagal; hosted by Jenifer Hixson

Wednesday, September 10 – RADIOLAB – “Cities”

Thursday, September 11 – COMMONWEALTH CLUB OF CALIFORNIA – Steve Forbes, Publisher of Forbes Magazine, and author of “Money: How the Destruction of the Dollar Threatens the Global Economy and What We Can Do about It”

Friday, September 12 – CITY ARTS AND LECTURES – Billy Collins

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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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1:24 pm
Mon July 21, 2014

Omaha Press Club, 7/21/14

OMAHA PRESS CLUB – Lieutanant Ken Kanger, head of the Omaha Police Department’s Gang Unit; Janee Pannkuk, Executive Director of Impact One “Gangs in Omaha”

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1:36 pm
Mon July 14, 2014

Creighton University Lecture, 7/14/14

CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY LECTURE – THE SIXTEENTH ANNUAL MICHAEL G. LAWLER LECTURE – Paul Lakeland, Aloysius P. Kelley S. J. Professor of Catholic Studies, and founding Director of the Center for Catholic Studies at Fairfield University in Fairfield, Connecticut “A Short Voyage for a God: The  Grace of Creative Writing”

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