Into the Abode of Death

Penn State Reads Public Lecture
Sep 19, 2017
04:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Foster Auditorium, Paterno Library

Mark Evans, Executive Director of Outward Bound Oman, fellow of the Explorers Club

Mark Evans, a wilderness explorer with a passion for bridging cross-cultural differences in the Middle East will lead this public lecture at Foster Auditorium, as part of the Penn State Reads Program.  This lecture will feature an introduction to Oman from Kathleen Ridolfo, the executive director of the Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center in Washington, D.C.  A livestream link will be available for all Penn State students on the Penn state Reads website a week before the event.

Penn State Reads provides a shared experience among new students, encouraging intellectual engagement within and beyond the classroom, stimulating critical thinking, and fostering a deeper connection to Penn State's mission and core values.

Evans' visit is co-sponsored by Penn State Reads, the Student Engagement Network; the Center for Global Studies; the College of Health and Human Development and its Office of Diversity and Inclusion; University Libraries; Shaver's Creek; the Rock Ethics Institute; and Recreation, Park, and Tourism Management.

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