2013-2014

  • Hillary Rodham Clinton - Former Secretary of State and Former U.S. Senator from New York
  • Michio Kaku - Theoretical Physicist and Bestselling Author
  • Malcolm Gladwell - Best-selling Author and Staff Writer for The New Yorker; Author of the 2013 UB Reads Selection: "The Tipping Point"
  • Mary Frances Berry* - Author, Educator and Historian, AND
  • Diane Nash* - Civil Rights and Peace Activist
  • Sanjay Gupta - Chief Medical Correspondent for CNN
  • David Blaine - Endurance Artist and World Renowned Magician

* Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Speaker