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Westphal Gallery 2005-06 Lecture Series
The Westphal Picture Gallery, located in the Main Building has announced its lecture schedule for the 2005-06 academic year:
October 19, 6 p.m.
“The Influence of Howard Pyle: Director of Illustration at Drexel Institute of Art, Science and Industry-1894-1900”
Presenter: Howard Pyle Brokaw, grandson of the artist
November 9, 6 p.m.
“Francis Martin Drexel (1792-1863): Portraits, Travels and Financial Endeavors”
Presenter: Jacqueline M. DeGroff, curator of The Drexel Collection
December 7, 6 p.m.,
“La Salle University’s Art Museum”
Presenter: Dr. Madeleine Viljoen, director of the La Salle University Art Museum
January 17, 6 p.m.
“Benjamin Franklin at 300 — Do We Know Him Yet?”
Presenter: Dr. Scott Knowles, Drexel assistant professor of history
February 8, 6 p.m.
“Booker T. Washington and the Drexel Institute: The Untold Story of an African American Student at Drexel in an Era of Segregation”
Presenter: Kevin J. Martin, Drexel University archivist
March 15, 6 p.m.
“The Drexel Paul Family of the Woodcrest Estate”
Presenters: Martha Dale, coordinator of exhibits and historical projects, and Howard Holden, director of facilities at Cabrini College
April 10, 6 p.m.
In Celebration of the Restoration of Drexel University’s Astronomical Clock
“David Rittenhouse (1732-1796): American Genius”
Historical drama written and performed by William Mills with musical accompaniment directed by Dr. Joyce Lindorff
May 10, 6 p.m.
“Inside and Out: Integrating the Berman Museum of Art Collections in the Academic Environment”
Presenter: Lisa Tremper Hanover, director of the Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art at Ursinus College
June 7, 6 p.m.
“Ut Pictura Poesis: Poetry Inspired by The Drexel Collection”
Presenter: Dr. Donald Riggs, instructor in the Drexel department of English and philosophy
For more information on the Westphal Picture Gallery Lecture Series, contact Curator Jacqueline M. DeGroff at 215-895-0480 or email@example.com.