tate-series-logo-thumbnail.ashx.jpg An Oscar winner, a fashion industry leader, and an associate justice of the Supreme Court are among the speakers for the 2009-10 Willis M. Tate Distinguished Lecture Series at SMU.

In its 28th year, the Tate Series will bring renowned leaders from diverse fields to share their unique perspectives with area residents.

Every season the Tate Lecture Series announces a group of intellectually stimulating and engaging speakers who reflect the high standards of SMU,” says Terdema L. Ussery, II, chair of the Tate Lecture Series Board of Directors. “Once again, our lineup of innovators and leaders represents a variety of fields that build and shape the world around us. We look forward to hearing their stories, invaluable knowledge, and piercing insights with our campus and surrounding communities.”

Find the 2009-10 schedule here.