Robertson School Speaker Series

The Robertson School launched its Speaker Series in early 2019 and is offering three engaging speaker events on campus every semester. Previous speakers have included Kristen Cavallo, CEO of the Martin Agency, Carolina Espinal, founder of Mozaic Strategies, and Alexander Heffner, host, of "The Open Mind" on PBS. All events are free and open to the public. 

The next Speaker Series event 2021 will feature the panel discussion "Post Black Lives Matter: New Beginnings" on Thursday, Feb. 25, 6-7 p.m. Robertson School Professors Aloni Hill and Vivian Medina-Messner will moderate a panel discussion with Anthony Antoine, anchor at NBC12, Michael Paul Williams, columnist at the Richmond Times-Dispatch, and Regina Boone, staff photojournalist at the Richmond Free Press.

Please also mark your calendars for an additional virtual Speaker Series event during the 2021 Spring Semester:

"Developing a Creative Mindset:" On Thursday, April 1, 7-8 p.m., Robertson School Professor Scott Sherman will welcome Ken Marcus, senior writer at The Martin Agency.

The following are past events of the Speaker Series in 2019, 2020 and 2021. Please click on the images to read articles about the speaker and watch videos of the events.