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Guest Speakers Meet with IC Students on Visits to Campus

This year the H&S Ithaca Fund supported master classes and public lectures by a variety of visiting scholars and artists, including the following:

  • Robert Egger, executive director of D.C. Central Kitchen and author of Begging for Change, held a master class with students in the course Proposals, Grants, and Reports (taught by writing professor Patricia Spencer), gave a public lecture, and met with students and faculty across the campus.
  • Biboti Oukahilo, former member of the Ivory Coast National Ballet, offered a workshop on West African dance for theater arts students in the course Introduction to Dance (taught by Jean McGregor).
  • Julianne Warren '88, science journalist and environmental historian, spoke during the Sustainability Cafe on the legacy of environmentalist Aldo Leopold. She visited classes and met with students in environmental history, environmental biology, and writing courses during her campus visit.