Impact through Advocacy, Innovation, and Inspiration

The Wright State University Presidential Lecture Series was developed to advance human justice and promote the university's commitment to creating a diverse university 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.

Upcoming Speakers

photo of laverne coxLaverne Cox

Emmy-nominated actress, television producer, transgender advocate

December 2, 2014
7 p.m.
Wright State Nutter Center

Co-sponsored with WSU Allies

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photo of Steve WozniakSteve Wozniak

Apple co-founder, designer of the Apple I and Apple II

February 4, 2015
7 p.m.
Wright State Nutter Center

Co-sponsored with Honors Institute

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photo of Steve BaskisSteve Baskis

SPC, U.S. Army-Ret., advocate for disability awareness through adventure exploration and adaptive recreation

April 16, 2015

5:30 p.m. Public Reception
E156 Student Union

7 p.m. Lecture
Apollo Room, Student Union

Co-sponsored with Veteran & Military Center and Office of Disability Services

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