Classes Without Quizzes
Listen to La Salle faculty delve into the humanities, current events, technology, and more. Whether you'd like to see a favorite professor, learn about the latest groundbreaking drone research, or get a guided tour of campus, you'll find something to spark your intellectual curiosity. Choose from one of the following topics:
The Drone Age: How Drone Technology Will Change War and Peace.
Michael J. Boyle, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Political Science
10 a.m. | Founders' Hall (School of Business), Room 528
How will drones change international politics in the coming decades? This presentation explores how drones will change the risks and incentives that governments, terrorist organizations, and a variety of other actors have and what consequences this will have for the prospects of peace - and war.
Happy Holidays? Surprising ways to avoid holiday weight gain.
Robin Danowski, MS, RD, LDN, Assistant Professor of Nutrition
10 a.m. | Founders' Hall (School of Business), Room 529
Is it possible to celebrate the season without packing on the pounds? Even the strongest willpower is often no match for holiday meals and treats. Research studies show most adults gain some weight over the holidays. But, don't lose hope because this year can be different. Come find out how to enjoy festive moments without ditching your healthy eating habits.
The Art of Seeing
Siobhan M. Conaty, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Art History
10 a.m. | La Salle University Art Museum
What is the difference between looking and seeing? The untrained eye misses many visual experiences, but the trained eye finds beauty and enigma in the commonplace, unusual in the usual, and meaning in the apparently meaningless. The world holds subtle delights and surprises for those who will only take a second look. Join me in the La Salle University Art Museum for a mini session developing the critical skill of observation and find out why the art museum has become an important place to train future doctors, detectives, and business entrepreneurs!
Monday Morning Sales Tips
Michael Dipietro, MBA, Assistant Professor of Marketing
10 a.m. | Founders' Hall (School of Business), Room 531
Learn exciting tips in negotiating better deals as a consumer and a business for your next exciting purchase.