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Education advocate Michelle Rhee to open Hunter Lecture Series

Michelle Rhee, former Chancellor of Washington, DC public schools and education advocate, will deliver her lecture Putting Students First in Education Reform as part of the Hunter Lecture Series on September 20 at the Tivoli Theatre. This event is open to the public. Seating is limited. Free parking is available at the garage at 7th and Broad Streets.

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Hunter Lecture Series presents variety of speakers

The 2011-2012 Hunter Lecture Series kicks off with Michelle Rhee, an education reform advocate, on September 20 at the Tivoli Theatre. All lectures are free and open to the public. Additional speakers will discuss the environment, culture, and community.

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Update: Dr. Vandana Shiva concludes 2010-11 Hunter Lecture Series

Dr. Vandana Shiva, world‐renowned environmental leader and thinker, urged members of the UTC community to spark a “food revolution” based on sustainable food practices, political activism, and organic farming. As part of the Hunter Lecture Series, Shiva spoke on topics ranging from industrial agriculture to biodiversity to globalization before a large crowd in the Roland Hayes Concert Hall.

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Dr. Vandana Shiva to conclude 2010-11 Hunter Lecture Series

Dr. Vandana Shiva, a world‐renowned environmental leader and thinker, will speak at UTC on April 26th as part of the George T. Hunter Lecture Series. Her lecture will begin at 7 p.m. in the Roland Hayes Concert Hall located inside the Fine Arts Center, located at Vine and Palmetto Streets. All lectures in the series are free and open to the public. Seating is limited and is on a

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Geoffrey Canada speaks on education reform, accountability

Extensive knowledge of education, solutions to ever-growing problems, and a healthy dose of humor made for a memorable lecture by Geoffrey Canada, education reformer and social activist, on Tuesday, February 15. As part of the Hunter Lecture Series, Canada spoke to a large crowd at UTC on the importance of education reform and accountability.

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