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Note: Due to Hurricane Florence and its aftermath, the North Carolina Harper Lecture has been cancelled for the fall season. Refunds will be issued to all registrants. We apologize for any inconvenience.


Can’t make it to the Chicago Harper Lecture in person? Check out the livestream on Facebook.

The UChicago Alumni Association is proud to offer the Harper Lecture series, featuring University faculty speaking on critical topics to engaged alumni around the globe. Harper Lectures bring alumni together each spring and fall, keeping Maroons connected to the University and to each other.

Harper Lectures span the whole range of academic fields and disciplines. Check out this season’s offerings below, or watch previous lectures online.

Upcoming Harper Lectures

Check back soon for our winter/spring 2018 schedule.

In the meantime, you can watch previous Harper Lectures online or explore other events in your area.