Community Conversations

Community Conversations discussion series examines a current topic each quarter during the academic year (fall, winter, spring). Attendance is open to the public. There is no charge to attend. Presenters are LCC faculty and local community and business representatives. Students may receive credit by enrolling in Humanities 106 (Community Conversations).

Spring Quarter 2023 Community Conversations

Our "Cultural Connections" series will begin April 6th.

All events are located on campus in LCC HSB 101
Thursdays, 11:30am-12:20pm AND available to watch on Zoom (Learn more about using Zoom)
Attendance is free and open to the public.

View this quarter's conversation schedule below


Spring Quarter 2023  |  Cultural Connections


April 6th, 2023

Presenter: Trey Batey

Fuzzy Assumptions: A Primer on Human Culture

View recorded conversation (via Youtube)


April 13th, 2023

Presenter: Chris Tower

"I like to read banned books"

View recorded conversation (via Youtube)

April 20th, 2023

Presenter: Geof Richie

Cultural Pathways to Gun Violence

View recorded conversation (via Youtube)

April 27th, 2023

Presenter: Lucas Meyers

Building an Effective Sports Culture

View recorded conversation (via YouTube )

May 4th, 2023

Presenter: Courtney Shah

The Culture of Romance from Courting to Dating

View recorded conversation (via YouTube)

May 11th, 2023

Presenter: Ryan Meagher and Douglas Detrick

Community-Guided Creativity

View recorded conversation (via YouTube)

May 18th, 2023

Presenter: Alexis Khoury

Telling it Slant: The poetry of Emily Dickinson

View the recorded conversation (via YouTube)

A look into the poetry of Emily Dickinson.

May 25th, 2023

Presenter: Marie Boisvert

Study Abroad, the life-changing experience for students

View the Recorded Conversation (via YouTube)

This quarter's community conversations is sponsored by a grant from Humanities Washington

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To arrange accommodation for a disability, please contact Disability and Access Services at or 360-442-2341.

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Contact Community Conversations

  Courtney Shah/Social Science Instructor

   (360) 442 - 2678

Need Disability Accommodation?

To arrange accommodation for a disablity call (360) 442 - 2341

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