You Are invited to the Fall Colloquium!

November 14, 2017
7:00 p.m.
Broadhurst Student Center
Barclay College, Haviland, KS

Featured Speaker: Jim Le Shana, Ph.D.
Theme: “A New View of Historic Quakerism:
Friends in Colonial North Carolina”

Dr. Le Shana will present a paper based on his doctoral research and a recent presentation in North Carolina YM, followed by a brief Q/A time and a reception.
Serving as the VP of Academics Services and Director of the School of Graduate Studies at BC since 2012, Dr. Le Shana is an historian who is optimistic about the future of the Friends Church. He loves the Church and its leaders, serving previously as a Friends pastor for 30 years. He received a BA from George Fox University and earned four graduate degrees: a MA in Theology and Marriage and Family Counseling from Fuller Theological Seminary; a MDiv from Azusa Pacific University; and a MA and PhD in History from the University of California, Riverside.
Sponsored by the Academic Services of Barclay College, the BC Colloquium is offered once each in the Fall and the Spring semesters to promote research and scholarship among the faculty along with the sharing of academic insights to enhance the learning environment for the entire Barclay College community.

COST: This event is free and open to the public.
FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Contact the Barclay College Welcome Center at 620-862-5252 or send an email to

John Archdale, Governor, North Carolina, 1695-96

* An “academic meeting at which specialists deliver addresses on a topic or on related topics and then answer questions relating to them”; from the Latin, colloqui, “to converse.” (Merriam-Webster 2016)