University of Southern Indiana

Past Berger Lectures

2015-2016 Dr. Allison Guzman, assistant professor of Spanish at Providence College in Rhode Island
2014-2015 Dr. Venicia McGhie, Fulbright scholar and chair of the Academic Development department at University of the Western Cape in South Africa
2013-2014 Mattie Miller, Evansville’s first female African-American teacher at an all-white school
2012-2013 Dr. Steven Salaita, associate professor of English at Virginia Tech
2011-2012 Dr. Carolyn Calloway-Thomas, professor and director of the Preparing Future Faculty Program at Indiana University
2010-2011 Marilyn Ruth Signe Skoglund, Associate Justice of the Vermont Supreme Court
2009-2010 Dr. Cynthia Duarte, Fellow in the Institute of Latino Studies at the University of Notre Dame
2008-2009 Dr. Leslie Ashburn-Nardo, Assistant Professor of Psychology at Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis
2007-2008 Joan Callahan, Professor of Philosophy, and Professor of Gender and Women’s Studies at the University of Kentucky
2006-2007 Dr. Michael Hoeflich, the John H. and John M. Kane Professor of Law at the University of Kansas
2005-2006 Judge Patricia Walker FitzGerald of the Jefferson Circuit Court Family Division in Louisville, Kentucky
2004-2005 Robert Corn-Revere, a partner in the Washington D.C. office of Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
2003-2004 Gene Policinski, deputy directory of the First Amendment Center at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN
2002-2003 Charles Nelms, vice president for Student Development and Diversity at Indiana University Bloomington
2001-2002 Dr. Scott Christianson, visiting associate professor of social studies at Bard College and an acclaimed author, activist, journalist, and scholar
2000-2001 Dr. F. Robert Hunter, chair of Indiana State University’s Department of History and president of the Midwest Association of Middle East and Islamic Studies
1999-2000 Leslie Roberts, associate professor of French;
Patricia Aakhus, instructor in English;
Douglas Hubbell, associate professor of communications;
Amanda Grube, USI student;
James VanLear;
Michael Waitman, associate professor of English
1998-1999 Bruce Pearl, men's varsity basketball coach;
John H. Gottcent, professor of English;
Daniel R. Craig, assistant professor of music;
Robert L. York, instructor in English;
Scott N. LaFeber, director of theatre;
Elliot H. Wasserman, associate professor of theatre;
Dr. Betty L. Hart, professor of English;
Eric L. vonFuhrmann, assistant professor of English;
Kathy Dooley, USI student
1997-1998 Patrick A. Shoulders, member of the law firm of Ziemer, Stayman, Weitzel & Shoulders in Evansville
John R. Price, heads John R. Price and Associates in Indianapolis
John Dobken, news anchor at Channel 44 in Evansville

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