Presidential Lecture Series

Democracy, Politics, and You

The Wright State University Presidential Lecture Series was developed to advance human justice and promote the university's commitment to creating a diverse community and learning environment. This year’s speakers bring unique insights and experiences to address social issues of our time.

Free and open to the public. No Tickets Required.

2016-17 Speakers

Moderated by Alexander Heffner, The Open Mind (PBS)

September 13, 2016

7 p.m. Student Mock Debate
Student Union Apollo Room

5:30 p.m. Public Reception
Student Union Endeavour Room

Co-sponsored with Student Government

Author, Pivotal Tuesdays

November 2, 2016

7 p.m. Lecture
Student Union Apollo Room

5:30 p.m. Public Reception
Student Union Endeavour Room

Co-sponsored with Common Text Committee

Award-Winning Broadcast Journalist

January 31, 2017

7 p.m. Lecture
Wright State Nutter Center

5:30 p.m. Public Reception
Wright State Nutter Center

Co-sponsored with Honors Institute

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist

March 30, 2017

7 p.m. Lecture
Wright State Nutter Center

5:30 p.m. Public Reception
Wright State Nutter Center