Heard on Campus: Christopher Staley

"Our childhoods are hugely influential. Not only do we inherit our parents' love but we inherit their pain."

-- Chris Staley, a Distinguished Professor of the Ceramic Arts at Penn State University, on how our parents affect the way we see the world. Staley spoke Tuesday (Feb. 5) at The Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel as part of the University's Forum Speaker Series on the topic "Art & Life: Where they intersect." Staley is the 2012-2013 Penn State Laureate and as such aims to expand people's ideas on art and serve as a catalyst for further conversation.

Last Updated February 07, 2013