The final weeks of the fall semester are packed with speakers, art exhibitions, musical performances and more. A complete list of all events can be found at roanoke.edu/events.

Events are free, non-ticketed and open to the public unless otherwise noted.

November Coffee Shop Talk – Dr. Chris Lee, Associate Professor, MCSP, and Christina Lee: “Deaf Dogs Rock: Can One Puppy Change the Lives of Thousands?”

Thursday, November 1, 8:00 p.m., Mill Mountain Coffee and Tea Salem

In 2010 the Lees adopted deaf puppy Nitro from the Salem Animal Shelter. Little did they know, the adoption would be the start of a journey that currently has them overseeing a national non-profit organization dedicated to the care of deaf dogs and their families. In this conversation, they will talk about how simple life decisions can lead to the joy of finding vocation and the challenges of working with a community of deaf dog supporters that now has grown to over 60,000 on Facebook.

Muslim Matters: What Muslims Want

Wednesday, November 7, 7:00 p.m., Wortmann Ballroom

Dr. John L. Esposito is University Professor, Professor of Religion and International Affairs and Islamic Studies, and…



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