Scholars in Residence

2013-2014 Scholars in Residence Presentations

JCCC's scholars in residence program allows individuals representing divisions, programs and cross-disciplinary groups to propose presentations by off-campus scholars that will enrich a discipline and the entire campus community.

The 2013-2014 scholars in residence at JCCC are:

Cynthia Lucas, film producer, Heaven and Earth Productions, "Global Soul: Religion in an Age of Global Crisis"
A screening of the film "Globalized Soul" followed by a panel discussion with the producer, as well as class visits for courses in religion, anthropology and humanities
7 p.m., Sept. 18, 2013, Hudson Auditorium (reception at 6:30 p.m. in the atrium)

Mira Bartok, founder of the arts blog Mira's List
"Finding Money, Time and a Place to Create: Upbeat News in a Down Economy," as well as presentations for JCCC writing students
2 p.m., Nov. 3, 2013, Hudson Auditorium (reception at 3:30 p.m. in the atrium)

Beebe Bahrami, travel writer
"The Pilgrimage Roads to Santiago," as well as classroom visits for students
March 10-14, 2014