Education travels far beyond the walls of the classroom at The University of Iowa. The UI Speakers Bureau provides speakers at no cost to service clubs, schools, senior centers, and other groups in communities across the state.

Our speakers offer insights on a broad range of topics, both local and global, cultural and political, scientific and literary. Check out our topic list. If you don’t see what you’re looking for, let us know and we will work to find an expert in your area of interest.

Booking a speaker is easy. Contact Mary Kenyon at 319/384-0011, We’re looking forward to hearing from you soon.

Featured Speaker

Kevin Leicht


What is happening to the American middle class and where do we go from here? Sociologist Kevin Leicht discusses a host of societal issues from health-care costs to globalization that affect the financial stability of the middle class.

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