Monday, 30 Jan 2017
Ta-Nehisi Coates is a national correspondent at The Atlantic and author of "Between the World and Me." Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy Series Keynote.
Tuesday, 31 Jan 2017
"CEO Perspectives," Stan Askren, chairman, president and CEO of HNI Corporation, Muscatine, Iowa. Askren will share his career experiences and his perspective gained across multiple industries, companies, functions and roles. HNI is the second largest office furniture manufacturer in the United States, the global leader in the hearth industry and one of the leading Fortune 1000 companies.
Lee Mun Wah is a documentary filmmaker, author, educator and founder of the diversity training company Stirfry Seminars.
Thursday, 02 Feb 2017
"Branding Your Creativity: The Business of Art, Networking, Social Media and Development." Ceramics designer and ISU alumnus Jonathan Castro will visit Iowa State Jan. 30 - Feb. 4 as an artist-in-residence for the College of Design and Memorial Union. In this lecture, he will share his journey from student to full-time professional artist and the lessons he's learned on the way.
"Good for the Business, Good for the Planet," Rick Ridgeway, vice president for engagement, Patagonia outerwear company. The Murray Bacon Center for Business Ethics Lecture.
Friday, 03 Feb 2017
"Compound and Concurrent Climate Extremes" by Dr. Amir Aghakouchak, Univ of California, Irvine, CA.