Current Season

Think Forum is looking forward to hosting the following renowned speakers for its 2024-2025 season. Two additional speakers will be announced soon, as well as registration information.

Photo of Daisy Hernandez
Photo by Bosch Studios

University Welcome and Fall Convocation featuring the Elaine G. Hadden Distinguished Author

Presented in partnership with Think Forum

Daisy Hernández
August 19, 2024
4:00 p.m.
Veale Convocation Center

Billy Collins, in his late 70s, standing with a scarf against a tan background
Photo by Laura Wilson

Ford Lecture for the Humanities

Presented in partnership with Think Forum and the Baker-Nord Center for Humanities

Billy Collins
December 3, 2024
7:30 p.m.
Maltz Performing Arts Center

Valerie Jarrett seated in glasses with short hair and long sleeve sweater

MLK Convocation

Presented in partnership with Think Forum

Valerie Jarrett
January 24, 2025
12:45 p.m.
Tinkham Veale University Center

Lists of previous Think Forum speakers can be found on the Past Speakers page