Former Secretary of Defense, CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Headline 2015-2016 Baltimore Speakers Series Lineup

March 20, 2015 7 AM

Stevenson University has announced the lineup for the 10th season of the Baltimore Speakers Series, held at the Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall. The series annually brings national and international opinion-leaders, journalists, writers, and political leaders to the greater Baltimore community.

The 2015-2016 series will commence Tuesday, October 6, with former CIA Director and Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta. The series will continue with neurosurgeon and CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Sanjay Gupta, theoretical physicist and futurist Michio Kaku, international activist and author Aayan Hirsi Ali, Hall of Fame swimmer and journalist Diana Nyad, American novelist and Academy Award-winning screenwriter John Irving, and renowned American diplomat Dennis Ross.

“We have another outstanding lineup of thought-provoking speakers this coming season,” said Kevin J. Manning, Ph.D., President of Stevenson University. “They will expand our knowledge from insider views of current events to the future of science and technology.”

For the complete schedule and speaker bios visit the Baltimore Speakers Series website. Email or call 410-783-8000 for annual subscription information.

Stevenson University, known for its distinctive career focus, is the third-largest independent university in Maryland with more than 4,400 students pursuing bachelor’s, master’s, and adult bachelor’s programs at locations in Stevenson and Owings Mills.