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Tate Lecture Series

Tate Lecture Series 2015-16

Student Forum Information and Reservations

The Tate Lecture Series Student Forum is a question-and-answer session for SMU students, faculty and staff and area high school students with the featured Tate speaker.

  • All Tate Lecture Series Student Forums begin at 4:30 p.m. (unless otherwise noted) in the Hughes-Trigg Student Center Ballroom.
  • Doors open at 4 p.m.
  • Forums are free for students, teachers and staff.
  • Your seats will be guaranteed until 4:15 p.m.; after that, it is first come, first served.
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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