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ULM's 2015 Lyceum Series Speaker

Mr. George Takei, Sulu of Star Trek and social media guru, will speak at ULM in Brown Auditorium on March 31 at 7 p.m. One of the topics covered will be his time growing up in a Japanese internment camp less than 100 miles from Monroe. A Patron Party will be held at 5 p.m. on the 7th floor of the ULM Library, the number of patron tickets are limited. [read complete news release]


George Takei: March 31, 2015Ben & Jerry: October 24, 2013Nicholas Sparks: February 2, 2012Dan Rather: April 9, 2011Thomas Friedman: December 8, 2009Lisa Ling: April 7, 2009Mary Matalin and James Carville: April 3, 2008Steve Forbes: March 20, 2007Ben Stein: December 6, 2006Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.: March 9, 2006Doris Kearns Goodwin: March 14, 2005Bill Cosby: November 9, 2004

George Takei: March 31, 2015

Ben & Jerry: October 24, 2013

Nicholas Sparks: February 2, 2012

Dan Rather: April 9, 2011

Thomas Friedman: December 8, 2009

Lisa Ling: April 7, 2009

Mary Matalin and James Carville: April 3, 2008

Steve Forbes: March 20, 2007

Ben Stein: December 6, 2006

Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.: March 9, 2006

Doris Kearns Goodwin: March 14, 2005

Bill Cosby: November 9, 2004


Begun in 2003, ULM's Lyceum Series promoted intellectual exchange among ULM students, faculty, staff and the community. Since that time, authors, political pundits, journalists, captains of industry, movie and TV celebrities, as well as other notable personalities have participated in ULM's Lyceum Series.

Previous speakers at the Lyceum Series include:



George Takei photo courtesy Victoria Will