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2015 Spring Speaker Series

The Speaker Series of Illinois State University seeks to bring innovative and enlightening speakers to the campus with the aim of providing the community with a platform to foster dialogue, cultivate enriching ideas, and  continue an appreciation of learning as an active and lifelong process. 

Spring 2015
Where we’re going, where we’ve been

image of Wes Moore 

Martin Luther King Jr. Dinner
Wes Moore
The Other Wes Moore

January 23

6 p.m.  Brown Ballroom, Bone Student Center

image of Cedric Johnson 

Cedric Johnson
The City that Care Forgot:  New Orleans and the Future of American Urbanism
February 17
7 p.m.
Prairie Room, Bone Student Center

 image of Laverne Cox Laverne Cox*
Ain’t I a Woman:  My Journey to Womanhood
February 25
7 p.m.
Braden Auditorium, Bone Student Center
 image of Jack Hartung Jack Hartung
Building a Sustainable Business Culture
February 26

3:30 p.m.
Center for Performing Arts
image of Clement Baloup  Clément Baloup
Drawing: An Act of Resistance
March 18
7 p.m.

Stevenson Hall, room 101
image of Jay Winter

Jay Winter
The Great War 100 years after: A transnational approach
March 26
7 p.m.
Prairie Room, Bone Student Center


image of Ronald Cotton and Jennifer Thompson 

Picking Cotton
7 p.m. 
April 7
Prairie Room, Bone Student Center

All events are free and open to the public.
*Ticketed event. There is no cost for admission, but tickets must be picked up at the Braden Box Office at the Bone Student Center. 


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