Tag Archives: #SMUTate

Poet, performance artist Sarah Kay to give SMU Tate Distinguished Lecture Jan. 26, 2016

Poet and performance artist Sarah Kay – a writer, educator, and co-director of an organization dedicated to improving children’s lives through poetry – will visit SMU Tuesday, Jan. 25 to speak in the 2015-16 Tate Distinguished Lecture Series. She will speak at 8 p.m. in McFarlin Auditorium Kay is … Continue reading

Posted in Calendar Highlights, News | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Poet, performance artist Sarah Kay to give SMU Tate Distinguished Lecture Jan. 26, 2016

NPR’s Shankar Vedantam to give Tate Distinguished Lecture Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015

Shankar Vedantam, NPR science correspondent reporting on human behavior and social sciences, author of The Hidden Brain and former reporter and columnist for The Washington Post, will be the featured speaker at The Jones Day Lecture of the 2015-16 Willis … Continue reading

Posted in Calendar Highlights, News, Save the Date | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on NPR’s Shankar Vedantam to give Tate Distinguished Lecture Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015

Chess champion, activist and author Garry Kasparov delivers SMU’s March 4 Tate Distinguished Lecture

Chess grandmaster, author and human rights activist Garry Kasparov visits the Hilltop Tuesday, March 4 for SMU’s 2013-14 Tate Distinguished Lecture Series. He will give The Ebby Halliday Companies Lecture at 8 p.m. in McFarlin Auditorium. In 1985 at the age of 22, Kasparov became the youngest … Continue reading

Posted in Calendar Highlights, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Chess champion, activist and author Garry Kasparov delivers SMU’s March 4 Tate Distinguished Lecture