Steve Reinemund, dean of the Wake Forest Schools of Business, introduces Indra Nooyi (center), the chairman and CEO of Pepsico, and CNBC journalist Maria Bartiromo.
To augment learning and discovery in the classroom, Wake Forest brings some of the world's leading thinkers to campus to enrich discussion and debate about key issues of our time. Speakers include leading scholars, authors, business people, civil servants and government officials, as well as activists and religious leaders.
Find out more:
- Voices of Our Time
An exploration of local, national and global issues through challenging discussions and public question-and-answer sessions. Upcoming speakers include Graham Allison, Harvard University Professor of Government and Dean of the Kennedy School of Government, and Thomas Friedman, author of "The World Is Flat."
- Schools of Business Lecture Series
Meet and learn from top business and government leaders to discuss issues of national and international importance.
- Phyllis Trible Lecture Series
An annual event, sponsored by the School of Divinity, that brings together a wide range of academics, clergy and laypersons interested in feminist theology.
- Library Lecture Series
Features talks and discussion by Wake Forest faculty and others.
More recent speakers »
“Wake Forest prepares students for the real world both in and out of the classroom. I feel that I have been fully equipped to move on to my next stage in life, both personally and professionally.”
— Devin Cowens ('09)