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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.