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This week on Noon Forum:

WEEK OF MARCH 30, 2015

Monday, March 30 – CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY LECTURE – HENRY W. CASPER, S. J. HISTORY LECTURE – Karen Lystra, Professor of American Studies at California State University at Fullerton, and author of “Searching the Heart: Women, Men and Romantic Love in Nineteenth-Century America”
 and “Dangerous Intimacy: The Untold Story of Mark Twain’s Final Years” “Love Letters: Revealing the Intimate Past” (CDs and transcripts NOT available)

Tuesday, March 31 – THE MOTH RADIO HOUR – “Boy Soldier, Quarterback, Pick Up Lines and Peaches” Stories by Kimberly Reed, Ishmael Beah, Laura Revness and Bobby Stoddard; hosted by Jenifer Hixson

Wednesday, April 1 – RADIOLAB – “Three Questions”

Thursday, April 2 – SPECIAL PROGRAM: “We’ll Be Here All Night: Stories for Passover”

Friday, April 3 – CITY ARTS AND LECTURES – Chuck Todd

Last week on Noon Forum:

WEEK OF MARCH 23, 2015

Monday, March 23 – OMAHA PRESS CLUB – John Crook, retired principal of Westside High School; Cherie Larson, Director of Instructional Service at the Plattsmouth Community School District “Common Core – The Pros and Cons” (CDs and transcripts NOT available)

Tuesday, March 24 – THE MOTH RADIO HOUR – “Shipwrecked & Complicated Mothers” Stories by June Cross, Mishka Shubaly, and Susan Duncan; hosted by Sarah Austin Jenness

Wednesday, March 25 – RADIOLAB – “Power of Music”

Thursday, March 26 – COMMONWEALTH CLUB OF CALIFORNIA – Topic: “How Social Media and Mobile Technologies Strengthen Engagement between Citizens and Their Elected Representatives”

Friday, March 27 – CITY ARTS AND LECTURES – Dick Cavett

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1:05 pm
Mon March 30, 2015

Creighton University Lecture, 3/30/15

CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY LECTURE – HENRY W. CASPER, S.J. HISTORY LECTURE – Karen Lystra, Professor of American Studies at California State University at Fullerton, and author of “Searching the Heart: Women, Men and Romantic Love in Nineteenth-Century America” and “Dangerous Intimacy: The Untold Story of Mark Twain’s Final Years” “Love Letters: Revealing the Intimate Past”

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1:34 pm
Mon March 23, 2015

Omaha Press Club, 3/23/15

OMAHA PRESS CLUB – John Crook, retired principal of Westside High School; Cherie Larson, Director of Instructional Service at the Plattsmouth Community School District “Common Core – The Pros and Cons”

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1:04 pm
Mon March 16, 2015

University of Nebraska at Omaha Lecture, 3/16/15

UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA AT OMAHA LECTURE – Assaf Gavron, American Israeli Cooperative Enterprise Visiting Scholar “How Do You Say ‘Bananafish’ in Hebrew?”

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1:22 pm
Mon March 9, 2015

Center for Faith Studies Lecture, 3/9/15

CENTER FOR FAITH STUDIES LECTURE– Christian Piatt, Director of Premium Content for the Interfaith Website, Patheos, and the Director of Growth and Development for First Christian Church in Portland, Oregon “Post Christian: What’s Left? Can We Fix It? Do We Care?”

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1:15 pm
Mon March 2, 2015

Durham Museum Lecture, 3/2/15

DURHAM MUSEUM LECTURE – Paula Bernstein and Elyse Schein, identical twins, and authors of “Identical Strangers”

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1:36 pm
Mon February 23, 2015

Creighton University Lecture, 2/23/15

CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY LECTURE – Mark Braverman, Co-Founder of Friends of Tent of Nations North America, and Program Director for Kairos USA “Interfaith Politics and the Failure of Global Diplomacy: The Israeli-Palestine Conflict”

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1:30 pm
Mon February 16, 2015

Omaha Press Club, 2/16/15

OMAHA PRESS CLUB – Charles Ellison and Virginia Maynes from Justice for Our Neighbors “Implications of Obama’s Executive Orders Dealing with Immigration”

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1:04 pm
Mon February 9, 2015

Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce Luncheon, 2/9/15

GREATER OMAHA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE LUNCHEON – Michael Corbat, Chief Executive Officer of Citigroup “The Role of the Financial Sector in Supporting the United States and Global Economies – 2015 and Beyond”

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1:19 pm
Mon February 2, 2015

Metropolitan Community College Lecture, 2/2/15

METROPOLITAN COMMUNITY COLLEGE LECTURE – Wynema Morris, Member of the Omaha Tribe of Nebraska, and Independent Scholar and Associate Fellow at the University of Nebraska at Lincoln “Social and Political Structures of the Omaha Tribe”

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1:27 pm
Mon January 26, 2015

Omaha Town Hall Lecture, 1/26/15

OMAHA TOWN HALL LECTURE – Timothy Egan, author of “The Worst Hard Times: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the American Dust Bowl” and “Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher”

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