University Lecture Series

Enriching the educational experience of the community on campus and throughout Southwest Florida by presenting renowned speakers

Florida Gulf Coast University announces the inaugural University Lecture Series featuring outstanding speakers sharing new ideas and inspiring community conversations.

A catalyst for transformation throughout the region, FGCU explores solutions to the complex problems that face society today. Join us for campus and community lectures and programs, and enjoy access through WGCU-FM and WGCU-TV to many of the noteworthy individuals shaping our future.

FEATURED SPEAKER | Gov. Bill Richardson

Advocate | Former New Mexico Governor

TOPIC | The North Korea Summit & Advantages of Multilateralism

Portrait of Anthony Fairbanks

During his professional career, Gov. Bill Richardson has held leadership positions in the private, government and not-for-profit sectors. Since 2010, he has operated the Richardson Center for Global Engagement, a foundation focusing on conflict resolution, prisoner release and environmental protection.


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