Wesleyan Thinks BIG is a TED-talk style event where Wesleyan's beloved professors and administrators are asked to speak for about 10 minutes on an experience, a personal passion, an existential question, etc. It's a way to bring the community together outside of the classroom and think BIG!
Our speakers for Fall 2016:
Iris Bork-GoldField (GRST): “Thank you for Smoking. The Unintended Consequences of Lucky Strikes"
Danielle Vogel (ENGL): "Narrative & Nest"
Renee Thornton-Johnson (Dean C/O 2018): "How to Excel in College By Cultivating Membership in A Community of Practice"
Khalil Johnson (AFAM): "Settler Colonial Blues: Musings from the Margins of Black and Indigenous History