Guest Lectures

Honors Guest Lecture 2002-2003

Ms. Gretchen Helfrich - Public Radio Moderator

Gretchen HelfrichPublic Radio Moderator Gretchen Helfrich delivered a lecture titled "Knowledge, the Media and 'the Good Life' - Reactions of a Public Radio Broadcaster" at Saint Xavier University as a guest lecturer for the Honors Program.

imageHelfrich is host of Odyssey, one of Chicago Public Radio's syndicated programs, which explores in depth the compelling issues of our time. She challenges students and adults in the audience to embrace the challenges of Socrates' "Examined Life." She led her listeners through an intriguing odyssey of her own, that wove together the ethical and social imperatives that demand engagement in an intellectually active life.