2017 Talking about Death
The Humanities Symposium brings interdisciplinary perspective and debate to contemporary topics. It demonstrates Viterbo University’s conviction that the liberal arts develop wise and informed citizens.
The Humanities Symposium is presented by the Viterbo University College of Arts and Letters. The event is also supported by the Office of Communications and Marketing, the D.B. Reinhart Institute for Ethics in Leadership, the Viterbo Student Nursing Association, and the Viterbo Fine Arts Center.
Theme: Talking about Death
Date: Wed. Feb. 15th
|9:05am-10:00am||Community Resource Fair FAC Lobby|
|9:00am-6:00pm||Memory Wall--VSNA organizing, anyone may contribute to it throughout the day FAC Lobby|
1st Main Session: Conversations Around Dying and Loss FAC Main Theater [come & go as needed re: class times]
|12:15-1:15||lunch on your own|
2nd Main Session: Practical Matters [Medical Examiner, Social Worker, FAC Hospice/Palliative Care Worker, Funeral Director, Interpreter, and Advanced Directive Consultant]
|2:40pm-3:10pm||Breakout Discussion 1: Faculty-led discussion groups addressing death, dying, grief, and loss through cross-disciplinary lenses. various locations|
Breakout Discussion 2: Faculty-led discussion groups addressing death, dying, grief, and loss through cross-disciplinary lenses. various locations
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