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Distinguished Speaker Series

UNCP Campus Engagement and Leadership and GPAC are pleased to present the 2019-20 Distinguished Speakers Series LIne-up. Tickets are $10 general admission, $5 for Faculty/Staff/Children and free for UNCP students with a valid ID. 

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(UNCP students must pick up tickets in person at the GPAC Box Office. A valid student ID must be presented. Limit 1 ticket per ID)

D Guerrero

Diane Guerrero
Monday, August 26

Star of Orange is the New Black on Netflix, Superior Donuts on CBS and Jane The Virgin also best selling author of In the County We Love: My Family Divided, a memoir about her parents being detained and deported when she was fourteen. 

Cynthia Marshall

Cynthia Marshall
Wednesday, January 22

CEO for the Dallas Mavericks

Hosted by 7x Emmy Award Winner and UNCP Alumnus Newy Scruggs

Co-sponsored by UNCP School of Business and the UNCP Department of Mass Communication

Joy Harjo

Joy Harjo
Tuesday, September 1

U.S. Poet Laureate, Musician and Activist 

Co-Sponsored by UNCP American Indian Studies and UNCP Department of English, Theater and Foreign Languages

Distinguished Speaker Series Lineup: Diane Guerrero, Cynthia Marshall hosted by Newy Scruggs, and Joy Harjo