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Presidential Speaker Series

Presidential Speaker Series


Please join 

President Michael A. Fitts 

for a Presidential Speaker Series event


Notable Tulanians: A Conversation with Walter Isaacson

Leonard Lauder Professor of American History and Values

Co-Chair of the New Orleans Book Festival at Tulane University


"The Future of Tulane and New Orleans"


Friday, October 21, 2022

4:00 to 5:00 p.m.

McAlister Auditorium at Tulane University





Be sure to register in advance for Wave ’22 Weekend to secure access to all events happening over the weekend.

Click here to register.

Established in 2019 by Tulane University President Michael A. Fitts, the Presidential Speaker Series brings world-renowned individuals to Tulane, generating discussion and providing an opportunity for our community to learn from distinguished professionals with unique perspectives, talents and stories. We are pleased to provide community members the opportunity to hear from and interact with the nation’s foremost thought leaders.