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Presidential Candidate Event: A Conversation with Ryan Binkley

Dec 06, 2023

Dec 06, 2023, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

2630 Memorial Union

Lecture Series Lectures

This event is not available for extra credit, and this event will not be recorded. Ryan Binkley is the President and CEO of Generational Group located in Richardson, Texas. With over 300 employees, Generational focuses on business consultancy, M&A, and wealth advisory for business owners throughout North America. Ryan and his wife, Ellie, are also founders of Create Church, a multiethnic, multigenerational church in Richardson, Texas....

A Conversation with Sherrilyn Ifill

Jan 25, 2024

Jan 25, 2024, 6:00 PM

Sun Room, Memorial Union

Lecture Series Diversity Lectures

Sherrilyn Ifill is a civil rights lawyer and scholar. From 2013-2022, she served as the President and Director-Counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. (LDF), the nation's premier civil rights law organization fighting for racial justice and equality. She is currently a Distinguished Professor of Practice at Harvard Law School, and she serves as Ford Foundation Fellow at the Museum of Modern Art (MOMA), leading a...

Visionary Activism: How to Get From Here to There

Feb 13, 2024

Feb 13, 2024, 7:00 PM

Great Hall, Memorial Union

Lecture Series Diversity Lectures

2024 Mary Louise Smith Chair Deborah Turner, MD, JD, serves as the 20th president of the League of Women Voters of the United States (LWVUS) and chair of the Board of Trustees of the League of Women Voters Education Fund (LWVEF). She was elected board president at the 55th National Convention of the League of Women Voters in June 2022 and will serve in this position until June 2024.

Endangered Language: Revitalization of an Afro-Creole in S�o Tom� and Pr�ncipe

Feb 21, 2024

Feb 21, 2024, 6:00 PM

2630 Memorial Union

Lecture Series Diversity Lectures

Ana Lívia Agostinho's research delves deeply into the intricate and multifaceted world of Creole languages spoken in Africa. These languages are a vital part of the linguistic landscape and cultural heritage of the continent, and her work promises to shed new light on their evolution, structure, and sociolinguistic implications. Her insights will not only enhance our comprehension of these languages but also contribute to the broader...

Leveraging Crisis Into Opportunity

Feb 26, 2024

Feb 26, 2024, 7:00 PM

Sun Room, Memorial Union

Lecture Series Academic calendar Lectures Live Green

Christine's career draws on public, private and nonprofit leadership roles to foster prosperous green markets and a healthy climate.

Humanisms and Beyond

Feb 27, 2024

Feb 27, 2024, 6:00 PM

Sun Room, Memorial Union

Lecture Series Lectures

The humanities are often criticized as irrelevant or in decline, but defenders of the humanities contend they remain essential to fully understanding our modern world. Dr. Fabrizio Conti's lecture will contextualize the humanities in the history of education in the Western world. This will help students better understand how the humanities can benefit them, now and in the future, even (or especially) at a "university of science and...