ABERDEEN, S.D. - The Northern State University Center for Public History and Civic Engagement is proud to present an exciting event featuring author Rachel Lu on Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2023. This engaging evening promises an enlightening discussion on "The Future of the Family."

Event Details:

  • Date and Time: Tuesday, Sept.26, 2023, at 7:30 p.m. 
  • Location: Johnson Fine Arts 181 (Blue Room), Northern State University

Dr. Rachel Lu, renowned for her thought-provoking perspectives, will explore the critical role of the family in shaping our society, particularly concerning child-rearing. Drawing from her extensive background, which includes a doctorate in philosophy from Cornell University and seven years of teaching at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, Dr. Lu is well-positioned to offer unique insights into the topic.

As the associate editor of Law & Liberty and a regular contributor to America magazine and National Review, Dr. Lu has contributed significantly to the discourse on family dynamics in the modern world. Her experience as a former Peace Corps Volunteer and Robert Novak Journalism Fellow enriches her perspective.

In her talk, Dr. Lu will delve into how contemporary conditions have influenced our perception of family structures, potentially presenting challenges to the formation of strong and healthy families. This enlightening discussion is open to the public and offers an opportunity to gain valuable insights into the evolving role of the family in our society.