Speakers and Events

Principia College sponsors several speakers and events throughout the year. 

The Andrews Distinguised Speakers series features speakers of high ideals and strong character who have made a significant imprint on our times. Principia College also sponsors several lecture series devoted to moral courage, diversity, public affairs, and African affairs. We welcome leading scholars, writers, diplomats, and business and civic leaders to campus through our Annenberg Visiting Scholar Program

SPEAKERS and Events IN 2015–2016

September 22 Oliver Herring, Multimedia Artist
September 24 Zuhal Sultan, Founder of the National Youth Orchestra of Iraq
October 22–24 International Perspectives Conference
November 19–21 Fall Musical: Guys and Dolls
November 23 Roomful of Teeth, a Grammy award-winning vocal ensemble
January 23 Jeff Cowton, curator of the Wordsworth Trust Museum in England.
February 4 Dr. Yang Jianli, our 2016 Ernie and Lucha Vogel Moral Courage Lecturer
February 9 Caroline Watson, Founder and Director of Hua Dan, a leading social enterprise in China
February 25 Monitor Night Live, featuring news correspondents from The Christian Science Monitor
March 3–5 Spring Production: The Best of Everything
March 24–26 Public Affairs Conference: Innovation
March 31–April 2 Dance Production
April 5 Ernesto NietoFounder of the National Hispanic Institute
April 12 Caroline Watson, Founder and Director of Hua Dan, a leading social enterprise in China 
April 14 Henry M. Paulson Jr., former US Treasury Secretary
April 16 Earth Day Celebration, Sylvester Homegrown Festival, and the Whole World Festival
May 5–8 Commencement Weekend

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