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SMU reveals star-studded lineup for 2015-16 Tate Lecture Series - (6/1/2015)

Silicon Valley star offers his view of the world - (10/25/2014)

Fracking as technological game changer? Venture capitalist Peter Thiel says not so fast. - (10/23/2014)

Celebrities sign up for SMU’s Tate lecture series - (7/15/2014)

2014-2015 Tate Lectures to feature former secretaries of state, broadcasters and Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer - (7/15/2014)

Russian Garry Kasparov recently spoke at SMU’s Tate Series - (3/19/2014)

Sir Ken Robinson Inspires ESD Students and Teachers to ‘Create an Open Mind’ - (11/21/2013)

Renowned author Robert Caro reflects on 50th Anniversary of JFK Assasination - (10/28/2013)

Q&A: Robert Caro on viewing Kennedy through LBJ’s eyes - (10/25/2013)

Authoritative and unedited Robert Gates impressive at SMU’s Tate Lecture Series - (9/19/2013)

Gates, Panetta question Obama's Syria strategy - (9/18/2013)

Former Defense Secretaries Criticize Obama on Syria - (9/18/2013)

At SMU, Gates, Panetta discuss repercussions of military action in Syria - (9/17/2013)

SMU Hosts Two Former U.S. Defense Secretaries, CIA Directors, in Tate Lecture Season Opener - (9/13/2013)

Former Defense Secretaries, NPR Luminaries, and Authors to Headline Series - (7/22/2013)

From Authors to Chess Players, SMU’s Tate Lecturers Entertain and Enlighten - (7/20/2013)

Ebby Halliday Companies Commit to 4-year Sponsorship of Willis M. Tate Distinguished Lecture Series at SMU - (5/19/2013)

Author Robert Caro, Discussing ‘JFK 50 Years Later,’ is Among the Headliners in the New Season of the Tate Lecture Series at SMU - (5/15/2013)

Uribe Highlight of Tate Lecture Series - No Drugs Needed - (5/9/2013)

SMU’s Tate Lecture Series Presents Master Storyteller M.K. Asante - (2/26/2013)

SMU’s Tate Lecture Series Presents Historians Michael Beschloss and Douglas Brinkley - (2/5/2013)

SMU’s Tate Lecture Series Presents Public Health Leader Sanjay Gupta - (11/27/2012)

SMU's Tate Series Features Visionary Game Designer Jane McGonigal - (11/13/2012)

SMU's Tate Series Presents Media Personality Regis Philbin - (10/9/2012)

Lecture Schedule

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All lectures begin at 8 p.m. in McFarlin Auditorium. Box office opens at 7 p.m.

September 30, 2015

David Gergen, Richard Haass, Condoleezza Rice

October 20, 2015

Robert Edsel

November 10, 2015

Shankar Vedantam

December 1, 2015

Ken Burns

January 26, 2016

Sarah Kay

February 23, 2016

Rob Lowe

March 29, 2016

Keith Alexander and Kevin Mandia

May 2, 2016

James Carville and Karl Rove