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2018 Poehler Lecture – Prof. Tom Hanson

March 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Professor of Management and Law Mr. Tom Hanson is the featured speaker at the 2018 Poehler Lecture, March 13, 2018, at 7 p.m., in the Buetow Auditorium. The title of his presentation is “Labels and the death of free speech: What does this mean?”.

The Poehler Lecture Series is an annual event designed to explore how students and faculty in the College of Humanities & Social Sciences, College of Education, College of Business & Technology and College of Health & Science have connected their Christian faith with their academic discipline. Speakers are selected based on excellence in their academic discipline and the maturity of their Christian faith. The event is free and open to the public.

About the Speaker

Professor Thomas Hanson has more than 30 years of teaching experience at Concordia, helping to develop the University’s first accelerated adult undergraduate and graduate business programs. He served as the chair of the MBA program at Concordia for several years and also has served as Dean of Enrollment Management, Associate College Dean, College Dean and Executive Director of University Marketing.

Establishing his first business at the age of 16, he went on to earn advanced degrees in his field and has spent decades guiding future entrepreneurs. He has earned certification as a Christian Reconciler to help congregations and other church entities manage times of crisis. He served six years in the US Air Force, flying as a navigator on KC-135 airplanes.

Event Details


March 13
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Buetow Music Center Auditorium


Buetow Music Center Auditorium
300 Hamline Avenue
St. Paul, 55104 United States