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February 2018

Illinois State University Speaker Series: Tricia Griffith

Date:
Thursday, February 22nd
Time:
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

President and Chief Executive Officer of Progressive Insurance Tricia Griffith will be the keynote speaker for 2018 Business Week at Illinois State University. Griffith will speak at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, February 22, at Illinois State’s Center for the Performing Arts.

Illinois State University Speaker Series: Adrienne D. Dixson

Date:
Wednesday, February 28th
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Adrienne Dixson, professor of critical race theory and education at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, will present "Are we there yet?: Race, protest and the challenge of multicultural education" at 7 p.m. February 28, in the Prairie Room, Bone Student Center as the keynote speaker for Black History Month.

March 2018

Illinois State University Speaker Series: Sinclair Bell

Date:
Thursday, March 29th
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Classical archaeologist and art historian Sinclair Bell will present "Race and Representation in the Roman Empire: African Athletes as Case Study" at noon on March 29 at the University Galleries.

April 2018

Illinois State University Speaker Series: Muhammad Yunus

Date:
Saturday, April 14th
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Nobel Prize Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus, the father of both social business and microcredit, will present "A World of Three Zeroes: Zero Poverty, Zero Unemployment, and Zero Net Carbon Emission" at 7 p.m. April 14, in the Brown Ballroom of the Bone Student Center.

Illinois State University Speaker Series: Roy Choi

Date:
Tuesday, April 17th
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Roy Choi will present "Riding Shotgun with an L.A. Chef: An Evening with Roy Choi" at 7 p.m. April 17, in the Prairie Room of the Bone Student Center as the keynote speaker for the 2018 Science and Technology Week.

Illinois State University Speaker Series: Lynn Hunt

Date:
Thursday, April 26th
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Lynn Hunt with head propped on folded hands

UCLA Distinguished Research Professor Lynn Hunt will present "Inventing Human Rights" at 7 p.m. April 26, in the Prairie Room of the Bone Student Center, as part of the Illinois State University Speaker Series.