Renowned Citizen-Activist Author to Visit
Loeb will address questions such as:
While on campus, Loeb also will speak to a teacher education class and facilitate a faculty/staff development workshop on engaged learning.
Loeb also is the author of "Generation at the Crossroads, "Nuclear Culture," and "Hope in Hard Times," and has written about social involvement for The New York Times, Washington Post, USA Today, Psychology Today, Parents magazine, Redbook, Mother Jones, Salon and many other publications.
Contemporary leaders and thinkers have praised Loeb's work. "Paul Loeb brings hope for a better world in a time when we so urgently need it," says Millard Fuller, found of Habitat for Humanity. Alice Walker, author of "The Color Purple," says, "The voices Loeb finds demonstrate that courage can be another name for love."
Loeb has made numerous international radio and TV appearances and has lectured at more than 300 college campuses and national conferences. His talk at the annual provost's conference of the American Association of State Colleges and Universities in January 2002 inspired what is now the American Democracy Project; UWRF is among the 200 member campuses. Loeb is also an affiliate scholar at Seattle's Center for Ethical Leadership.
For more information on the event contact Terry Brown, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, at 715-425-3777 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursday, 22-Apr-2010 16:08:04 Central Daylight Time
University of Wisconsin - River Falls