Lecture Series

The Iowa State Lecture Series is a collaborative effort between the Student Government and the Office of the Provost.

Each year the Lecture Series welcomes speakers and guests from across the country and around the world. Events include talks, panels, book signings, political debates, academic forums, and cultural events such as musical performances, art and dance programs, films, and more.

Explore the schedule of events to find a speaker or topic of interest. All Lecture Series events are free and open to the public.

Upcoming Events

The Economics of Artificial Intelligence - Tyler Cowen

07 Sep 2023, 6:00 PM
2630 Memorial Union

Ted Bundy and the Unsolved Murder Epidemic - Dr. Matt DeLisi

11 Sep 2023, 6:00 PM
2630 Memorial Union

Poetry and Conflict Resolution - Pádraig Ó Tuama

14 Sep 2023, 6:00 PM
Sun Room, Memorial Union

Why They Come - Miguel De La Torre

15 Sep 2023, 6:00 PM
2630 Memorial Union

Breaking Barriers: Ivan Depeña Artist Talk - Ivan Depeña

21 Sep 2023, 4:30 PM
Second Floor, Scheman Building