The Emmanuel Speaker Series.
Our speaker series introduces students to a world of ideas and opinions. A few of our recent speakers have included:
- Martin Luther King III, activist and son of Martin Luther King, Jr.
- Mystic River and Gone, Baby, Gone author Dennis Lehane;
- journalist and MSNBC's Hardball anchor Chris Matthews;
- Luong Ung, activist and author of First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers;
- former Boston University hockey player and spinal injury advocate Travis Roy;
- Tuesdays with Morrie and The Five People You Meet in Heaven author, Mitch Albom;
- Victoria Reggie Kennedy, attorney, author and wife of U.S. Senator Edward M. Kennedy.