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Speaker Series

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Address: 
13/15 University Avenue 
West Chester, PA 19383


Phone: 610-436-3500 
Email: culturalaffairs@wcupa.edu

Speaker Series

The President's Speaker Series brings nationally known scientists, political leaders, and writers to campus. Past speakers in the series include Maya Angelou, Elie Wiesel, and Frank McCourt.

The President's Speaker Series takes place in the Emilie K. Asplundh Concert Hall.

Reserved Seating: Orchestra $27 / Balcony $22

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Upcoming Speakers

Steve Forbes

Steve Forbes

Saturday, October 20, 2018 • 8:00 pm
Emilie K. Asplundh Concert Hall, Philips Memorial Building
Orchestra $27 | Balcony $22


Steve Forbes is Chairman and Editor-in-Chief of Forbes Media, and an internationally respected authority in the worlds of economics, finance, and corporate leadership. With the economy at the forefront of conversation on a global level, Mr. Forbes offers long-standing insights that capitalism, free markets, and a flat tax are essential to a healthy economy. This is a message Mr. Forbes has been delivering as editor of one of the world’s most successful business magazines for decades, and he continues to be one of the most sought-after speakers on this and other economic issues leading the economic debates around the world.

Upcoming Speakers

Doris Kearns Goodwin

Doris Kearns Goodwin

Saturday, March 23, 2019 • 8:00 pm
Emilie K. Asplundh Concert Hall, Philips Memorial Building
Orchestra $27 | Balcony $22


Doris Kearns Goodwin is a world-renowned presidential historian, public speaker and Pulitzer Prize-winning, New York Times #1 best-selling author. Her seventh book, Leadership in Turbulent Times, was published in September 2018 to critical acclaim and became an instant New York Times bestseller. A culmination of Goodwin's five-decade career of studying the American presidents focusing on Presidents Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt, Franklin Roosevelt and Lyndon Baines Johnson, the book provides an an accessible and essential road map for aspiring and established leaders in every field, and for all of us in our everyday lives.

 

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