SpeakBlue Distinguished Speaker: Anderson Cooper
Monday, September 30, 2013 08:00 PM - Monday, September 30, 2013 10:00 PM
CostFree for students, faculty and staff
201 Ave of Champions
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Sponsor:Student Activities Board
About EventThe inaugural SpeakBlue Distinguished Speaker is Anderson Cooper on “From the Front Lines.” Cooper is known for his personal and emotional coverage, especially during Hurricane Katrina, the Iraq War and the 2011 Haiti Earthquake. He has been named the "anchorperson of the future," and commended for his work promoting equality for the LGBTQ community, being the “most prominent openly gay journalist on American television.” The SpeakBlue Distinguished Speaker Series aims to provide students an opportunity to hear from esteemed professionals of each field. Moderated discussions will cover experiences, lessons and anecdotes from the speaker.