Healthy Community, Healthy Island, Healthy World
July 24, 2013
Presented in conjunction with the Student Global Leadership Institute
A forum on programs, initiatives and individual efforts focused on access to food, the culture of food, and safety and security of food in our community.
Dr. Daniel J. Siegel: “The Whole-Brain Child”
June 12, 2013
Presented in conjunction with The Brain Symposium
Featured speaker for the Brain Symposium, Dr. Siegel offered a talk on the exciting new approach to raising children filled with scientifically based ideas and practical skills to promote well-being in children’s lives.
An Evening with Spoken Word Poets Sarah Kay and Phil Kaye
January 8, 2013
In conjunction with Thurston Memorial Chapel and Luke Center for Public Service
Co-directors of Project V.O.I.C.E., Sarah and Phil encourage young people to engage with the world around them and use Spoken Word Poetry as an instrument to explore and understand their culture, society and themselves.
Dr. Yong Zhao: World Class Education: Educating Creative and Entrepreneurial Students
December 3, 2012
In conjunction with Wo International Center’s Luke Distinguished Lecture Series
Dr. Zhao proposes a new paradigm of education aimed at cultivating globally competent, diverse, creative and entrepreneurial talents.
John Hunter: Developing Tomorrow’s Leaders
October 25, 2012
Teacher and creator of the World Peace Game, Hunter shared the core principles of the game, explaining how open-ended, overwhelming, ambiguous and complex problems are good learning opportunities for students.