Lunch & Learn Seminars

Lunch and Learn Seminars are held at the Davis House located at 2599 Reynolda Road in Winston Salem. Lunch is provided. Transportation and Parking Services now offers transportation service for faculty and staff. You can request a ride by using the Transloc App or calling 336-829-8238.

The seminars are coordinated by Dr. Mona Ahmadiani, research associate in the Eudaimonia Institute. Please contact her for more information, to get on the email announcement list, or to register to attend.


2019-2020 Academic Year

Date Speaker Affiliation Topic
August 26
12:00 pm
Christian Miller Wake Forest University Honesty: Some Preliminary Thoughts About a Stunningly Neglected Virtue
September 20
12:00 pm
Ananda Mitra Wake Forest University Data and Narratives: Using Unstructured Data to Extract Meaningful Narratives
September 27
12:00 pm
Craig Gundersen University of Illinois Achieving a ‘Right to Food’ in the US
October 28
12:00 pm
Dan Hammond Wake Forest University Reconsidering Malthus: Why Malthus Matters Today
November 7
12:00 pm
Andrew Graczyk Wake Forest University The Price of Pork: Regulation Exemptions and Water Pollution in North Carolina
November 26
12:00 pm
Neera Badhwar University of Oklahoma Virtue & Entrepreneurship
December 6
12:00 pm
Gil Hersch Virginia Tech Wellbeing Coherentism
January 24 Carolina Salge Wake Forest University School of Business Managing AI: How the Right Level of Algorithmic Transparency Enhances Organizational Value and Mitigates Privacy Concerns

2018-2019 Academic Year

Speaker Affiliation Topic
October 23, 2018
12:00 pm
Mona Ahmadiani Wake Forest University Synthetic Control Method: Econometrics Workshop
December 4, 2018
12:00 pm
Greg Robson Wake Forest University Justice & Experiments in Living
January 24, 2019
12:00 pm
Fengyu Wu Wake Forest University An Examination of the Effects of Consumption Expenditures on Life Satisfaction in Australia
March 13, 2019
12:00 pm
Fernando Teson Florida State University Group Agency
April 25, 2019
12:00 pm
Mark LeBar Florida State University Justice as a Virtue of Character
April 30, 2019
12:00 pm
David Beito University of Alabama New Deal Mass Surveillance