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Photo: Cheryl Strayed

Cheryl Strayed

Author of the #1 New York Times Bestseller "Wild"

Wednesday, 9/10/14
8 p.m., Alumni Arena

Photo: Wes Moore

Wes Moore

Youth Advocate, Army Combat Veteran and Bestselling Author of "The Other Wes Moore"
UB Reads Author

Wednesday, 10/15/14
8 p.m., Alumni Arena

Photo: John Oliver

John Oliver

Comedian, Political Satirist and Host of HBO's "Last Week Tonight with John Oliver"
Undergraduate Student Choice Speaker

POSTPONED to Wednesday, 12/3/14
8 p.m., Alumni Arena

Photo: Earvin Johnson

Earvin "Magic" Johnson

Member of the Basketball Hall of Fame, Entrepreneur and Philanthropist
39th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration Keynote Speaker

Thursday, 2/12/15
8 p.m., Alumni Arena

Photo: Robert Ballard

Robert Ballard

Oceanographer, National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence and Discoverer of the Titanic

Wednesday, 4/01/15
8 p.m., Alumni Arena

Photo: Steve Wozniak

Steve Wozniak

Co-founder of Apple Computer, Inc. and Chief Scientist of Primary Data
Graduate Student Choice Speaker

Wednesday, 4/29/15
8 p.m., Alumni Arena

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