SMU Tate Lecture Series Presents Sarah Kay


SMU Tate Lecture Series Presents Sarah Kay

 

The 34th season of the SMU Tate Lecture Series continues January 26 featuring Sarah Kay.

 

A spoken-word poet who began performing in New York City at age 14, Kay is the founder and co-director of Project VOICE, which uses the spoken word to entertain, educate and inspire young students. She is the author of two books of poems, B and No Matter the Wreckage.

 

Ebby Halliday Realtors is proud to be in the third year of a four-year sponsorship of the Tate Lecture Series, which brings a broad range of intellectual and entertaining voices to SMU and the D-FW community. A portion of the proceeds from each lecture supports the next generation of leaders by providing full-tuition scholarships and study-abroad opportunities for exceptional SMU students. For single-lecture tickets, visit smu.edu/tateseries.

 

SMU Tate Lecture Features Robert Edsel


 

SMU Tate Lecture Series Features Robert Edsel

 

The 34th season of the SMU Tate Lecture Series continues October 20 with the Anita and Truman Arnold Lecture featuring Robert Edsel. The lecture marks the 250th in the widely acclaimed series.

 

An SMU alum, Edsel is founder and president of the Monuments Men Foundation for the Preservation of Art and the author of three books that center on the recovery of artwork stolen during World War II. Edsel’s second book was the inspiration for “The Monuments Men,” the 2014 film directed by and starring George Clooney.

 

Ebby Halliday Realtors is proud to be in the third year of a four-year sponsorship of the Tate Lecture Series, which brings a broad range of intellectual and entertaining voices to SMU and the D-FW community.

 

A portion of the proceeds from each lecture supports the next generation of leaders by providing full-tuition scholarships and study-abroad opportunities for exceptional SMU students.

 

To see Robert Edsel’s lecture and for all single lecture tickets, click here.

Tate Presents Pulitzer Prize Winner


Tate Lecture Series Presents Pulitzer Prize Winner

 

On February 24, SMU’s Willis M. Tate Distinguished Lecture Series brings world-renowned presidential historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Doris Kearns Goodwin to the SMU campus. The Ebby Halliday Companies is  proud to be in the second year of a four-year sponsorship of the renowned lecture series.

 

Regarded as one of the country’s premier platforms for distinguished and engaging discussions, the “Tate” provides unique opportunities for student interaction, faculty discourse and community debate with world-changers. A portion of the proceeds from the series supports the next generation of leaders by providing full-tuition scholarships and study-abroad opportunities for exceptional SMU students.

 

To learn more, visit tateseries.com.

Robin Roberts Appearance Postponed


Robin Roberts Appearance Postponed

 

Tonight’s Tate Lecture Series Ebby Halliday Companies Lecture featuring Robin Roberts has been postponed due to Winter Storm Juno. Roberts was unable to leave New York City prior to the cancellation of flights resulting from the historic storm.

 

Roberts, the popular co-anchor of ABC News’ Good Morning America, a cancer survivor and author of “Everybody’s Got Something,” is just one of the intellectual and entertaining voices the Tate Lecture Series brings to Dallas. This season alone, the series has featured such luminaries as former Secretaries of State Colin Powell and Madeleine Albright, best-selling author and New York Times columnist David Brooks, world-renowned photographer Platon, and Pulitzer prize-winning author and presidential biographer Doris Kearns Goodwin, among others.

 

The Ebby Halliday Companies are proud to be in the second year of a four-year sponsorship of the series. A portion of the proceeds from each lecture supports the next generation of leaders by providing full-tuition scholarships and study-abroad opportunities for exceptional SMU students. To learn more, click here.

Robin Roberts to Speak at SMU


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This coming Tuesday, January 27, Robin Roberts takes the stage at SMU’s McFarlin Auditorium as part of the Tate Lecture Series Ebby Halliday Companies Lecture.

 

Roberts, the popular co-anchor of ABC News’ Good Morning America, a cancer survivor and author of “Everybody’s Got Something,” is just one of the intellectual and entertaining voices the Tate Lecture Series brings to Dallas. This season alone, the series has featured such luminaries as former Secretaries of State Colin Powell and Madeleine Albright, best-selling author and New York Times columnist David Brooks, world-renowned photographer Platon, and Pulitzer prize-winning author and presidential biographer Doris Kearns Goodwin, among others.

 

The Ebby Halliday Companies are proud to be in the second year of a four-year sponsorship of the Tate Lecture Series. A portion of the proceeds from each lecture supports the next generation of leaders by providing full-tuition scholarships and study-abroad opportunities for exceptional SMU students. To learn more, click here.