Perspectives on Wisdom: Invitation to a Dialogue

September 28, 2–4:30 pm
Room 105, Dartmouth Hall

Three members of the Dartmouth faculty invite you to engage in a conversation about wisdom and to share perspectives on the nature of wisdom and its impact on our lives. The organizers hope that this event will lead to other opportunities to preserve and share wisdom across the Dartmouth community. 

2–2:15 pm Welcome and Introduction
Daniel Lucey ’77, ’81DMS

2:15–2:45 pm Wisdom and International Politics
Jennifer Lind, PhD, Associate Professor of Government, Dartmouth College

2:45–2:55 pm Questions, Dialogue


3–3:30 pm Practical Wisdom in the Practice of Medicine
Joseph O'Donnell, MD, Senior Advising Dean and Professor of Medicine, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth; Senior Scholar, C. Everett Koop Institute at Dartmouth

3:30–3:40 pm Questions, Dialogue


3:45–4:15 pm "Wisdom Practices" of the Transcendentalists
Donald E. Pease, PhD, Professor of English; The Ted and Helen Geisel Third Century Professor in the Humanities, Dartmouth College

4:15–4:30 pm Questions, Dialogue, Closing Comments, and Next Steps in the Conversation

This event is open to the entire Dartmouth community. If you have any questions or would like more information, please call Brooke Odell at (603) 646-2258.

Sponsored by the Dartmouth Office of Alumni Relations