2017 Season


Kareem Abdul-Jabbar - January 26, 2017 | 7:30 pmKareem Abdul-Jabbar

NBA all-time leading scorer, bestselling author, and U.S. Cultural Ambassador



Elizabeth Smart - February 23, 2017 | 7:30 pmElizabeth Smart

Abduction survivor, motivational speaker, and bestselling author



Dr. Bennett Omalu - March 23, 2017 | 7:30 pmDr. Bennett Omalu

First doctor to discover and diagnose chronic brain damage in NFL athletes



Bill Nye - April 20, 2017 | 7:30 pmBill Nye

Emmy® Award-winning scientist, engineer, comedian, author, and inventor


2016 Season


Daniel Pink February 11, 2016 at 7:30 pm Daniel Pink

Leading business and behavioral mastermind, best-selling author, TED all-star



A Conversation with Marlee Matlin and Henry Winkler March 10, 2016 at 7:30 pmMarlee Matlin and Henry Winkler

Actors, best-selling authors, and advocates for diversity awareness



Bryan Stevenson - April 14, 2016 at 7:30 pmBryan Stevenson

Attorney, human rights activist, Executive Director of the Equal Justice Initiative, and author of “Just Mercy”



George Takei May 2, 2015 at 7:30pmGeorge Takei

Actor, social justice activist and social media mega-power



 2015 Season


jane-fonda-108x107Jane Fonda

Oscar-winning actress, New York Times Best-selling author, activist, fitness expert



dave-barry-108x107Dave Barry

Humorist, Pulitzer Prize-winning author



stanley-mcchrystal-108x107General Stanley McChrystal

Former commander of U.S. and international forces in Afghanistan



michio-kaku-108x107Dr. Michio Kaku

Renowned physicist, New York Times Best-selling author, co-founder of string theory



2014 Season


billick-108x107Brian Billick

Super Bowl-winning Head Coach, Baltimore Ravens (1999–2007)



carson-108x107Dr.Ben Carson

Renowned Pediatric Neurosurgeon and New York Times Best-selling Author



rehm-108x107Diane Rehm

Host of NPR’s The Diane Rehm Show



brokaw-108x107Tom Brokaw

Legendary Newsman, NBC News and New York Times Best-selling Author




2013 Season


ripken-108x107Cal Ripken Jr.

Baseball’s living legend



weil-108x107Andrew Weil, MD

Expert on integrative medicine



powell-108x107General Colin Powell, USA (Ret.)

Statesman, author, business leader



gross-108x107Terry Gross

Host of NPR’s Fresh Air