Speaker Series 2016-2017

Each year Penn State Behrend hosts a number of nationally recognized and accomplished individuals from a wide range of professions, industries and areas of expertise for its annual Speaker Series, supported by the Student Activity Fee, the Division of Student Affairs and the Harriet Behrend Ninow Memorial Lecture Series Fund. All presentations start at 7:30 p.m. and are FREE and open to the public unless otherwise noted.

For more information, contact the Office of Student Activities at 814-898-6171.

Actor Kunal Nayyar will speak at Penn State Behrend in Erie, PA, on Thursday, October 8, 2015.






Monday, September 19, 2016
Pascal Dupuis hosted by Mike Lange







Monday, October 3, 2016
Congress to Campus

Benjamin Jealous






Wednesday, November 9, 2016
Will Allen

Robbie Bach






Thursday, February 23, 2017
Chuck Bryant and Josh Clark

Bree Newsome






Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Bree Newsome