2010-2011

  • Arianna Huffington - Co-founder and Editor-in-Chief, The Huffington Post
  • Mary Matalin - Political Strategist; Contributor, CNN
  • Sylvia Earle - Oceanographer; Explorer; Author
  • Greg Mortenson - Co-Author of the Best-Selling, 2010 UB Reads Selection - "Three Cups of Tea"
  • Arnold Schwarzenegger - 38th Governor of California
  • Jhumpa Lahiri - Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author
  • Cory Booker* - Mayor of Newark, New Jersey
  • J. Craig Venter - Pioneering Genomic Researcher

* Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Speaker