What are people thinking about today’s hot topics? Find out with the Lecture Series, which invites prominent figures in politics, entertainment, health care, and many other fields to share their unique perspectives on significant issues.

Featured speakers have included actor Danny Glover, poet Maya Angelou, presidential candidate Ralph Nader, former Surgeon General Jocelyn Elders, and many others. Lectures are usually free for students with valid UAB ID cards. You can also join the students, faculty, and staff on the Lecture Series programming committee, which plans the speakers and arranges the events.

The UAB community shares more than just living space and a choice of class schedules; it maintains similar concerns relating to a wide scope of significant issues. The Lecture Series invites speakers to come and broaden the perspectives of the UAB community.