Honors Program Lecture Series
The Honors Program hosts distinguished individuals on a regular basis for public lectures and performances. We draw speakers from a variety of fields in an effort to enhance the intellectual and cultural environment of the university. Events are always open to the public and free for UF students, faculty, and staff.
Reign of Error
Dr. Diane Ravitch, Research Professor of Education, New York University
Wednesday, January 22, 2014, University Auditorium, 7:00 p.m.
Why America Needs Kurt Vonnegut
Dr. Marc Leeds, President, Kurt Vonnegut Society
October 4, 2012, Smathers Library 1A, 7:00 p.m.
An Evening with Sarah Vowell
Sarah Vowell, author and "madonna of Americana"
April 2, 2012, Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, 7:30 p.m.
Harriet Washington, medical journalist and author
October 10, 2011, Rion Ballroom, J. Wayne Reitz Union, 7:30 p.m.
Kathryn Schulz, author and leading "wrongologist"
January 18, 2011, J. Wayne Reitz Union Grand Ballroom, 7:30 p.m.
Why Zebras Don't Get Ulcers: Stress, Disease, and Coping
Dr. Robert Sapolsky, Professor of Biology and Neurology at Stanford University
January 11, 2011, Rion Ballroom, J. Wayne Reitz Union, 7:30 p.m.