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Dean's Lecture Series


This lecture series, presented by the School of Management, invites leaders in social change to discuss their experiences with the USF community. The discussion expresses USF's commitment to social change, introducing leaders whose work have advanced social change at the institutional and community levels.

Date: 11/28/2012 to 4/22/2013

Location: Fromm Hall, Xavier



Saundra Hudnall / 415.422.2584 / managementrsvp@usfca.edu



Wednesday, November 28, 2012 6:30 PM
Jane Pisano: Changing Public and Nonprofit Organizations 




Guest Speaker, Jane Pisano, Ph.D., has served as president and director of the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County since November 2001. The title of Pisano's lecture is "Changing Public and Nonprofit Organizations: Leadership Strategy."

Tuesday, January 15, 2013 
Connie Rice: Institutional Change for Social Change 

Guest speaker Connie Rice is Co-Director of the Advancement Project. California Law Business Journal twice designated her one of the top ten most influential attorneys in California. The title of Rice's lecture is: "Institutional Change for Social Change: Schools, Law Enforcement, and Gang Violence."

Wednesday, February 20, 2013 
Kim Belshe: The Challenges of Change in Health Care 

Kim Belshé is a member of the California Health Exchange Board, and a Senior Policy Advisor of the Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC). The title of Belshé's lecture is "The Challenges of Change in Health Care."

Wednesday, March 27, 2013 
Kevin Starr: California and the Dream of Change

Kevin Starr is the California State Librarian Emeritus and University Professor of History at the University of Southern California, where he researches California history, history of American culture, urban history, and government. Starr will talk about "California and the Dream of Change: The Lessons of History."

Monday, April 22, 2013 
Robert K. Ross: Building Health Communities 

Robert K. Ross is president and chief executive officer for The California Endowment, a health foundation established in 1996 to address the health needs of Californians. The title of Ross' lecture is "Building Health Communities: Changing the Social Determinants of Health."