Owensboro, Ky. (February 21, 2013) – The Ellie Magnuson Lecture Series in Literature and Science will present “The Life and Times of Charles Dickens” with lecturer Dr. John Combs on Wednesday, February 27, at 7 p.m. in Rogers Hall at the Winchester Center. The lecture is free and open to the public.
Dr. Combs holds a Ph.D. in English from the University of Texas, an M.A. from Texas A & M University, a B.D. in Theology from Southern Methodist University and a B.A. in Speech from Southwestern Oklahoma University. He was honored as the Outstanding Professor at KWC in 1985 and was recognized with the President’s Award for Teaching Excellence and Campus Leadership in 1992.
The lecture series honors the memory of Ellie Magnuson (1937 – 1989) by bringing people to the campus to speak on science and the arts.