The College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences offers students a traditional liberal education to meet the needs of the 21st century, allowing them to compete for a variety of careers in an increasingly complex and evolving world.

Weil Fellowship


Weil Fellows may teach classes at both the undergraduate and graduate levels; conduct public lectures, demonstrations, or exhibitions; organize and conduct special seminars; provide individual or small group tutorials; and perform other activities that enhance the liberal arts learning experience. 

1997 - Pat Conroy
1999 - Mitch Albom
2002 - Dr. John Stone
2004 - Ahn Trio (Return visit in 2011)
2004 - Baltimore Consort (Return visit in 2011)
2004 - Stuart Margolin
2005 - David Finckel & Wu Han (Return visits in 2009 and 2013)
2005 - William Christenberry
2006 - Jean Shelton
2008 - Mark Doty
2009 - George Tsontakis
2010 - Marge Champion
2012 - Jon Meacham
2012 - O. Vernon Burton

For more information, contact Val Winkelman, Professor of Theatre, at