Coffee Shop Talks

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The Roanoke College Coffee Shop Talks provide a relaxed forum for discussion and inquiry on a wide range of topics. Talks are free and open to the public and are held at 8pm on the first Thursday of each month during the academic year at Mill Mountain Coffee in Salem. Please join us!

Upcoming Events:

Mr. Tim Isaacs and Mr. Mike Pace: Representative Government in America—From Colonial Promise to Contemporary Challenges

This event was originally scheduled for April 4, 2019.

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Date | Time: Thursday, March 14, 2019 | 8:00 PM
Location: Mill Mountain Coffee and Tea, 17 E. Main St. Salem

‘For God and Country’: A Conversation with Delegate Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke) and Dr. Melanie Trexler

This event was originally scheduled for March 14, 2019.

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Date | Time: Thursday, April 04, 2019 | 8:00 PM
Location: Mill Mountain Coffee and Tea, 17 E. Main St. Salem

Dr. Chris Lee, Associate Professor, MCSP, and Christina Lee: "Deaf Dogs Rock: Can One Dog Change the Lives of Thousands?"

In 2010, Dr. Chris Lee and his wife adopted deaf puppy, Nitro, from the Salem Animal Shelter. Little did they know that would be the start of a journey that currently has them overseeing a national nonprofit organization.

(This talk is rescheduled from Nov. 2018.)

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Date | Time: Thursday, May 02, 2019 | 8:00 PM
Location: Mill Mountain Coffee and Tea, 17 E. Main St. Salem