Dr. Samuel Gladding’s Poteat Lecture–April 28, 2014 at 4pm

Posted on: January 31, 2014

Dr. Samuel Gladding has been named the next Poteat lecturer at Wake Forest University.

The Poteat Lecture Series was established in honor of Hubert McNeill Poteat (’06), professor of Latin and head of the classics department at Wake Forest College for 44 years. The Poteat Lecture Series recognizes and showcases the scholarship accomplishments of Wake Forest college and graduate school faculty.  Reynolds Professor of History Paul Escott established the award in 1997 when he served as dean of the college along with then dean of the graduate school Gordon Melson.

Dr. Gladding’s spotlight lecture, and the traditional reception that follows, was scheduled for Monday, March 3rd at 4pm, but was postponed due to inclement weather.  The new date and time is Monday, April 28th at 4pm, in Kulynych auditorium in the Porter Byrum Welcome Center. The title Of Dr. Gladding’s lecture is “Beyond Active Listening: Creativity, the Arts, and Positive Mental Health.”  Hope to see you there!