Patricia Adams Lecture Series presents Donna Vanliere

October 16, 2012 - October 18, 2012

Read more about Donna VanLiere.

  • Movie Marathon
    Tuesday, October 16 - 8:00 pm
    The University Commons

    Wear something comfy and join us in The University Commons for a marathon of Hallmark and Lifetime movies based on Donna VanLiere books. This event is free and open to all.

  • Community Reading, Reception & Book Signing
    Wednesday, October 17 - 1:00 pm
    Tiffin-Seneca Public Library

    Join the Friends of the Library for a reception, book signing and hear Ms. VanLiere read from her newest book, The Good Dream, a poignant, heartbreaking and ultimately uplifting novel about an unlikely path to motherhood, and of two lost souls healing each other.

  • “Creativity & Generating Ideas” - Discussion & Q&A
    Thursday, October 18 - 9:30 am
    Gundlach Theatre, Founders Hall

    Every good book starts with a good idea. Hear about Ms. VanLiere’s creative process and how you could apply similar techniques to your life of work or area of study.

  • “Marketing Today and Social Media” - Discussion & Q&A
    Thursday, October 18 - 11:00 am
    Gundlach Theatre, Founders Hall

    “Connect with Donna: Facebook, Twitter, Email...” Learn more about how The Good Dream was promoted using social media and have an opportunity to ask questions about effective marketing strategies that are utilized today.

  • “Writing and Getting Published” - Creative writing class
    Thursday, October 18 - 1:00 pm
    Herbster Chapel, Pfleiderer

    From a manuscript to final publication, there are many steps to getting your work published. Learn about the editing process and what it takes to navigate the world of publishing. Anyone know a good agent?

  • “Excelling in a Cynical Culture” - Discussion
    Thursday, October 18 - 2:00 pm
    Gundlach Theatre, Founders Hall

    Ms. VanLiere has had her share of traumatic life experiences. Join us for a discussion about these experiences have shaped her life and inspired her novels, and how she’s learned to turn challenges into positive outcomes.

  • Student Reception
    Thursday, October 18 - 3:00 pm
    Founders Hall lobby

    Open to students, faculty & staff

  • Reception
    Thursday, October 18 - 5:45 pm
    Seiberling Gymnasium

    Pre dinner and keynote reception. Cash Bar.

  • Dinner & Keynote Address - "The Power of Story"
    Thursday, October 18 - 6:30 pm
    Seiberling Gymnasium

    Cost $25, requires RSVP (online or contact Karen Pruitt (419)-448-2384)


Contact Information

Contact Person: 
Office of Institutional Advancement and University Relations
Contact Phone Number: 
Contact Email Address: