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Jan 24, 2:00pmColloquium: "Sympathy, Empathy and Ceyin Zhixin in Mengzi"
Jing Hu, Ph.D. (University of Oklahoma)
Bizzell Library, LL118
Feb 8, 3:00pm

This I Believe: OU
Mary Eddy and Fred Jones Jr. Auditorium
Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art

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Feb 9-10

Conference: "Open-Mindedness and Perspective"

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Feb 13, 4:00pm

Last Lecture: "Wake Up Everybody"
Rev. Lee Roland
Zarrow Hall, 145

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Feb 14, 1:30pmColloquium: "The Soul and Rock N’ Roll: From Surviving to Thriving"
Eric Day, Ph.D. (University of Oklahoma)
Bizzell Library, LL118
Mar 7, 1:30pmColloquium: "The Virtue of Intellectual Prudence and Disagreement"
Jewelle Bickel (University of Oklahoma)
Bizzell Library, LL118
Mar 9, 11:00am

Public Lecture: "You Can't Always Get What You Want: Why Liberal Virtues Need Illiberal Communities"
James Smith, Ph.D. (Calvin College)
Oklahoma Memorial Union, Regents Room

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Mar 16, 12:00pmVirtue Forum Luncheon: "Innovations in Flourishing"
Rhonda Kyncl, Ph.D., Kathleen S. Smith, Ph.D., Ken Parker
Bizzell Library, LL118
Apr 11, 1:30pmColloquium: "Why Should We Care About Human Nature?"
Speaker: Max Parish, Ph.D.
Bizzell Library, LL118
Apr 20, 12:00pmVirtue Forum Luncheon: "Promoting Virtue in the Classroom"
Speakers: Nicole Campbell, Ph.D., John Dell, Lillian Miller
Bizzell Library, LL118
Apr 25, 1:30pmColloquium: "Moral and Legal Reasoning in Norman High School Seniors"
Hannah Bigbee (Norman High School)
Bizzell Library, LL118
May 2, 3:30pmColloquium: "The Architecture of Law: Rebuilding Law in the Classical Tradition"
Brian McCall, J.D. (University of Oklahoma)
Oklahoma Memorial Union, Associates Room (3rd flr)
June 11-13

Workshop: "The Power of Mindsets"
Led by Robert Brooks, Ph.D. (Harvard Medical School)

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Dec. 10, 5:00pm

Virtue Resource Library Introduction
Norman High School

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DateEvent Description
Feb 7
Essay Recitation: This I Believe: OU 
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Feb 17Virtue Forum Luncheon:Virtue and Vice in the Media: A Brexit Case Study
Lani Watson, Ph.D. (University of Oklahoma) 
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Feb 24Virtue Epistemology Conference
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Mar 8Last Lecture: Scatter Joy
Kristen Partridge (University of Oklahoma)
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Mar 10Virtue Forum Luncheon: Forgiveness in Theology and Politics
John-Mark Hart (University of Oklahoma)
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Apr 21Virtue Forum Luncheon:Exemplars, Virtues, and the Cosmos
Ian James Kidd, Ph.D. (University of Nottingham)
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Apr 28Assessment Gala: Practical Strategies for Assessing OU Virtues in the Classroom
Dr. Felix Wao (University of Oklahoma)
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May 5Virtue Forum Luncheon: Water Scarcity and Human Well-being: How Can Satellite Data Help?
Emad Hasan (University of Oklahoma)
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Aug 30
Colloquium: Hope as a Democratic Civic Virtue
Nancy Snow, Ph.D. (University of Oklahoma)
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Sept 7-8Conference: Integrity, Honesty and Truth Seeking 
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Sept 13Colloquium: Childhood Adversity, Religion, and Human Resilience
Jong Jung, Ph.D.
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Oct 10Partner Parents Event
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Oct 18Colloquium: Narrative, Morality, and Imagination
Jessica Black (University of Oklahoma)
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Oct 20Virtue Forum Luncheon: Horny Hands and Dirty Skin: On the Virtues of Courage, Humility, Patience, and Tolerance
Jacob Goodson, Ph.D. (Southwestern College)
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Nov 3Virtue Forum Luncheon: Moral Psychology & Media Practice: Keys to Ethical Behavior in News, Public Relations & Media Marketing
Patrick Lee Plaisance, Ph.D. (Pennsylvania State University)
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Nov 8Last Lecture: The Two Greatest Ideas
Linda Zagzebski, Ph.D. (University of Oklahoma)
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Nov 15Colloquium: The Problem of Compassion for Accomodationist Moral Anti-Realism
Seth Robertson (University of Oklahoma)
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Dec 1Virtue Forum Luncheon: Righteous Incivility and the Near Enemy 
Amy Olberding, Ph.D. (University of Oklahoma)
Bizzell Library, LL118 | Event page>>
Dec 6Colloquium: Awe, Prestige, and Social Perception
Alexander Danvers, Ph.D. (University of Oklahoma)
Bizzell Library, 339 | Event page>>
Dec 7Headliner Lecture: The Moral Life of Children: Toward a Richer Understanding
James Davison Hunter, Ph.D. (University of Virginia)
Oklahoma Memorial Union, Scholars Room | Event page>>
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Feb 10Last Lecture: A Life Poorly Led: Confessions, Transgressions, Intercessions, & Obsessions
Kelly Damphousse, Ph.D. (University of Oklahoma)
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Feb 26Virtue Forum Luncheon: Reclaiming the Aim of Learning to Live
Susan Laird, Ph.D. (University of Oklahoma)
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Mar 8Last Lecture: Reflections on the Lure of Moral Harmony
Tom Boyd, Ph.D. (University of Oklahoma)
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Mar 25Virtue Forum Luncheon: The Evolution of Academic Integrity Programs at OU
Breea Clark, J.D. (University of Oklahoma)
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Apr 22Curriculum Consultation: Virtues in the University Classroom: Implementation and Assessment
Jason Baehr, Ph.D. (Loyola Marymount University)
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Apr 22Virtue Forum LuncheonThe Unethical Self
Carolin Showers, Ph.D.
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June 13-16Cultivating Character: Summer Institute for Student Flourishing
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Sept 8Last Lecture: Chasing "It"
Sherri Coale (University of Oklahoma)
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Sept 13ISHF Welcome Lecture: Can Civic Virtue Be Taught?
Kyle Harper, Ph.D. (University of Oklahoma)
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Oct 1Partner Parents Event
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Oct 14Curriculum Consultation: Facilitating Open-mindedness, Intellectual Humility, and Perseverance in the College Classroom
Heather Battaly, Ph.D. (California State University, Fullerton)
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Oct 20-21Conference: Humility: Reflections on Its Nature and Function
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Nov 4Virtue Forum Luncheon: Investigating Humility as Intellectual Virtue: A Limitations-Owning Perspective
Megan Haggard, Ph.D. (University of Oklahoma)
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Nov 11Assessment Gala: Assessing OU Virtues in the Classroom
Felix Wao, Ph.D. (University of Oklahoma)
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Dec 6-7Conference: How are the Children? Promoting Child Flourishing in Oklahoma City
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Dec 8Headliner Lecture: Human Flourishing and the Urban Possibilities for our Grandchildren
Joshua Yates (University of Virginia)
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Dec 9Virtue Forum Luncheon: Becoming Who They Want to Be: Cross-National and In-Depth Examinations of Value-Behavior Concordance in Adolescence
Michael Warren, Ph.D. (University of Oklahoma)
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DateEvent Description
Dec 4Irving Middle School Visit to OU
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Dec 8ISHF Welcome Lecture: Virtue, Community, and Higher Education 
Kyle Harper, Ph.D. (University of Oklahoma)
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