Kayla Harrison, the U.S.’s only Olympic Gold medalist (male or female) in judo, will discuss her experiences as a top athlete, her commitment to the sport of judo, and her personal fight and engagement against sexual abuse. She will also offer advice to students on how to acchieve success in their careers.
John L. Allen Jr., D.S.Litt, Associate Editor of The Boston Globe and Senior Vatican Analyst for CNN will deliver the first lecture of the 2014-2015 Assumption College President's Lecture Series. The Series provides a public forum in which important ethical, spiritual and human issues are illuminated and examined within the Catholic intellectual tradition.
"The Lost Eagle: The Untold Story of the Legionary Eagle on Rome's Most Famous Statue"
This event is sponsored by HumanArts, The Archaeological Institute of America, and the Office of Academic Affairs. All HUMANARTS events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted. Tickets and reservations are not required.