We host events to promote engaging ideas on campus and in our community.

Upcoming Events

Our 2022-2023 events and speakers will be announced in July 2022. 

Recent Speakers
  • Emily Oster, best-selling author and economist at Brown University
  • Alice Marie Johnson, former federal inmate and CEO of the Taking Action for Good Foundation
  • Tyler VanderWeele, director of the Human Flourishing Program at Harvard University
  • Jason Riley, senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute, columnist at The Wall Street Journal, and media commentator
  • Liz Ann Sonders, Managing Director and Chief Investment Strategist at Charles Schwab
  • Vernon Smith, recipient of the 2002 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences
Recent Seminars
  • Ilana Redstone: "The Uncertainity Principle"
  • Kerianne Lawson: "Transformation through Ownership: The Khaya Lam Project"
  • Dennis Coates: "Economic Freedom and the Russian Federation"
  • Kristen Monaco: "Assessing the Impact of Autonomous Trucks on the Labor Market"
  • Daniel Bennett: "Populist Discourse and Entrepreneurship"
  • James Peoples: "Transportation Technology's Contribution to Societal Welfare"
  • Abigail Devereaux: "How Magical Innovation Outpaces Regulation"


More Events

Recent Events
  • Film ScreeningThey Say It Can't Be Done 
  • Film ScreeningThomas Sowell: Common Sense in a Senseless World
  • Dakota Digital Discussion: Steve Malme on "Digital Transformation: Technologies, Business and Career"



You can find videos of our past events and speakers here



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