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Photo: Laverne Cox

Laverne Cox

Transgender Advocate and Award-Winning Actress; One of TIME Magazine's 100 Most Influential People of 2015

Wednesday, 9/16/15
8 p.m., Alumni Arena

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Liz Murray

Bestselling Author of "Breaking Night: A Memoir of Forgiveness, Survival, and My Journey from Homeless to Harvard"
UB Reads Author

Wednesday, 10/14/15
8 p.m., Alumni Arena

Photo: John Legend

John Legend

Singer, Songwriter, Pianist, Producer and Entrepreneur
Undergraduate Student Choice Speaker

An Evening of Speaking, Q&A, and Songs with Piano

Rescheduled to Thursday, 12/3/15
8 p.m., Alumni Arena

Photo: Charles J. Ogletree, Jr.

Charles J. Ogletree, Jr.

Internationally Renowned Legal Theorist
UB's 40th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration Keynote Speaker

Thursday, 2/11/16
8 p.m., Alumni Arena

Photo: Siddhartha Mukherjee

Siddhartha Mukherjee

Cancer Physician, Researcher and Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author of "The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer"

Wednesday, 4/6/16
8 p.m., Alumni Arena

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Kevin Spacey

Academy Award-Winning Actor, Star of "House of Cards," Producer, and Former Artistic Director of London's Old Vic Theatre
UB Graduate & Undergraduate Student Choice Speaker

Wednesday, 4/27/16
8 p.m., Alumni Arena

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