In collaboration with the Office of Dean Stoll, the McGovern Center coordinated the Arts and Resilience Program, which is sponsored by both groups and UTHealth Wellness. The series began September 2017 with special guests throughout the year until June 2018.

The 2017-2018 series schedule is shown below:

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Date & Time Presentation & Guest Room
Sept 13
12 pm
Poems of Suffering & Healing
Fady Joudah
Scoop Story
MSB 3.001
Oct 11
12 pm
The Physics of Music
Mark Vogel
Scoop Story
5th Floor Gallery
Nov 15
12 pm
Dance
Jane Weiner
Scoop Story
MSB 3.001
Dec 13
4:30 pm
“Reader’s Theater, Wondergirl
Play written by: Ruddy Cravens
Scoop Story
MSB 3.001
Jan 17
4:30 pm

Cancelled
A Conversation Between an Artist and a Scientist
with Gael Stack and Cliff Dacso
MSB 3.001
Feb 21
4:30 pm
Opera, Pop, & Musical Theater
Alicia Gianni
Scoop Story
5th Floor Gallery
Mar 21
12 pm
The Amazing Accordion—Orchestra in a Box
Roberto Rodriguez, Accordionist
Roger Wood, Music Historian
Scoop Story
5th Floor Gallery
Apr 18
12 pm
How to Watch a Movie
Sandy Frieden
Scoop Story
MSB 3.001
May 16
4:30 pm
A Conversation Between Two Artists
David McGee & Gael Stack
Scoop Story
MSB 3.001
Jun 20
12:00 pm
Overview of the Houston Arts Scene
Molly Glentzer
Presentation Notes
Scoop Story
5th Floor Gallery