One Big Question brings together the campus and broader community to engage in open, respectful, and civic dialogue on critical topics of the day.
Through invited speakers, faculty lectures, cultural performances, specially designed courses, and other events, this annual forum will promote a culture of intellectual inquiry, civic engagement, and respectful exchange of perspectives.
What's the Question? | 2021 - 2022 Academic Year
Why Does it Matter?
Description of Sessions: Throughout the 2021-2022 academic year Shenandoah University’s College of Arts & Sciences, as part of its One Big Question series, will explore a wide array of topics bound together by one central question--why does it matter? Sessions will include presentations in an array of formats and venues and will utilize the talents of faculty in the College of Arts & Sciences as well as presenters from other institutions. Please see descriptions below for further details.