College of Idaho President Marv Henberg to Deliver Annual Liberal Arts Lecture
2010. 05. 12.
CALDWELL – College of Idaho President Dr. Marv Henberg will deliver the college's annual liberal arts lecture on Thursday, May 13, at 6:30 pm in the Langroise Recital Hall. The title of President Henberg's lecture will be “The 'History' of Natural History.”
President Henberg will argue for the unity of knowledge throughout the sciences, social sciences, and humanities with specific reference to the concept of history as applied to nature. His talk will suggest that natural history is best understood as an amalgam of science, social science, and the humanities. His lecture is at the invitation of the Faculty Growth and Development Committee.
The College of Idaho's annual liberal arts lecture is free and open to the public. Following the event, there will be a reception at the President's House.
Founded in 1891, the College of Idaho is the state's oldest, private liberal arts college. It has a century-old tradition of educating some of the most accomplished graduates in Idaho, including seven Rhodes Scholars, three Marshall Scholars, and another ten Truman and Goldwater Scholars. The College is located on a beautiful campus in Caldwell, Idaho. Its distinctive PEAK curriculum challenges students to attain competencies in the four knowledge peaks of the humanities, natural sciences, social sciences and a professional field, enabling them to graduate with an academic major and three undergraduate minors in four years.
For more information on the College of Idaho, please visit www.collegeofidaho.edu.