Title

Linfield College Opening Convocation: Chance Favors the Prepared Mind

Streaming Media

Document Type

Video File

Duration

21 minutes 38 seconds

Publication Date

8-28-2015

Disciplines

Education | Liberal Studies

Abstract

Dr. Theresa Betancourt presents the keynote address at the opening convocation of the 158th academic year at Linfield College. In her lecture, Betancourt discusses her career path after graduating from Linfield in 1991, reflects on lessons learned along the way, and draws connections to the book read by all incoming first-year students, Elizabeth Kolbert's The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History.

Comments

Sponsored by the Linfield College Office of the President.

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