Cumberland University

Second Cup of Coffee Lecture Series

Cumberland University's popular "Second Cup of Coffee" lecture series is a free, lunch-time lecture certain to offer valuable insight on a wide array of topics.



Date / Location Speaker Topic

September 14

Memorial #201

Dr. John Markert

Professor of Sociology, Cumberland University    

Reel Time:  Cinema Turns its lens on the Iraqi War.

October 12

Memorial Hall #201

Duff Berschback

Changes in Music Production and Distribution

November 9



February 8

Author Doubler, writer of historical fiction, and historical events TBD

March 15

Frist Center: Andrea Steed, and Anne Taylor TBD

April 12

Cliff Ricketts is a professor in the School of Agribusiness and Agriscience at MTSU. He holds a Guinness world record for miles traveled in car on alternative biofuels.  TBD


The Second Cup of Coffee community lecture forums are free and open to the public. Each lecture is held at 12:30 p.m. in room #201 of Memorial Hall. If they so wish, visitors may purchase lunch in the dining hall or bring their own meals to the lectures.