September 1, 2014

Ken Jennings comes to Miami University


Ken Jennings, Geography’s 2013 McConnell Lecturer, will be giving two talks on Monday, April 22, 2013. His first talk will be at 3:00 pm in 115 Shideler Hall titled ”Maphead: Charting the Wide, Weird World of Geography Wonks”. He will present “The Rewards of Geographic Curiosity” after a mock Jeopardy round with an undergraduate and graduate student at 7:30 pm in Hall Auditorium. His visit is also supported by the Campus Activities Council and VIP Board, the Graduate School, the Honors Program, and International Studies. If you are interested in playing against Ken Jennings, tryouts will be held at lunchtime on Friday,  April 19th in Haines Food Court for undergraduates. Graduate students tryouts will take place at 4:00 on Friday, April 19 in 112 Shideler.