University Lecture Series

The student-run University Lecture Series at the University of South Florida Tampa campus features an eclectic line-up. The speakers – all selected by students – include a hip-hop artist, a Ugandan activist group, an Arthur Ashe Courage Award recipient, a major network news war correspondent and the stars of MTV's "The Buried Life."

 

All lectures in the series are free to USF students, faculty, staff and the general public.

 

The series began Monday, Sept. 26 at 8 p.m. with rapper Common in the Marshall Student Center Ballroom. It will be followed by:

 

The team of documentary filmmakers known as Invisible Children – Wednesday, Oct. 5, 6 p.m., Marshall Student Center Oval Theater

 

2011 Arthur Ashe Courage Award winner Dewey Bozella – Monday, Oct. 24, 8 p.m., Marshall Student Center Ballroom

 

South African TV and radio journalist and CBS war correspondent Lara Logan – Thursday, Nov. 17, 8 p.m., Marshall Student Center Ballroom

 

Hip hop intellectual and commentator Marc Lamont Hill – Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012, 8 p.m., Marshall Student Center Ballroom

 

The "bucket list" adventure stars of MTV’s ‘The Buried Life’ – Tuesday, Feb. 21, 8 p.m., Marshall Student Center Ballroom

 

American Hasidic musician who fuses rap, reggae and Orthodox Judaism, Matisyahu – Tuesday, March 1, 2012, 8 p.m., Marshall Student Center Ballroom

 

To view the complete schedule, visit the ULS website.


For more information, email Renee Svec.