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Speaker Series

Each year, Santa Clara University’s President welcomes speakers to campus to further the University’s commitment to intellectual rigor, critical thinking, and scholarly and professional excellence.

President's Speaker Series

Series Ten: Frank Discussions in a Fractured World

October 8, 2015 | Mayer Theatre, 7:30 p.m.

As politics has changed so dramatically in a generation, how has one man stayed at the heart of it all? George Will has been one of the most influential voices in American politics for more than 40 years.

January 14, 2016 | Mayer Theatre, 7:30 p.m.

Justice should be blind. But will it ever be? As the nation confronts ways to correct an unequal justice system, Bryan Stevenson has drawn on his life’s work to become a leading authority.

Bryan Stevenson portrait by Nina Subin

March 8, 2016 | Mayer Theatre, 7:30 p.m.

America moves deeper into a society of haves and have-nots. This man prescribes a new course. As Secretary of Labor during Bill Clinton’s first term as president, Robert Reich faced the task of bringing the American workforce out of a recession and into a new global economy.

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