Distinguished Speaker Series

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United Nations Ambassador Samantha Power to visit McConnell Center(Dec. 16, 2014) LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Samantha Power, U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, will speak at the University of Louisville Jan. 12 as a guest of the ...
McConnell Center to host US Sen. Kelly AyotteU.S. Sen. Kelly Ayotte of New Hampshire will speak at the University of Louisville March 17 as a guest of the university’s McConnell Center.
Canceled - USAID chief Rajiv Shah's visit to McConnell Center, UofL(Sept. 19, 2013) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Talk to be rescheduled.
USAID chief Rajiv Shah to visit McConnell Center, UofLShah joins a long list of national and world leaders to visit the University of Louisville's McConnell Center.
Director remembers Remini, former U.S. House of Representatives historian and McConnell Center guestApril 2, 2013 - Robert Remini, a former official U.S. House of Representatives historian, died March 28 at age 91. He was a former McConnell Center guest speake...
Rubio talks about maintaining American dreamMarch 26, 2013 - By Janene Zaccone, Communications and Marketing
Watch live - U.S. Senator Marco Rubio to speak today at 4 p.m. (Mar. 25, 2013) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Rubio's free, public talk on 'Creating Middle Class Opportunity in the 21st Century' is hosted through the McConnell Center.
Change of venue for U.S. Senator Marco Rubio's March 25 talk(Mar. 13, 2013) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - All tickets have been distributed for the event.
U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio to visit March 25 (Mar. 13, 2013) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - U.S. Senator Marco Rubio to visit the McConnell Center March 25, 2013.
Suu Kyi speaks about freedom, democracy at UofLSept. 24, 2012 - by Janene Zaccone, University of Louisville Communications and Marketing
McConnell Center to host Daw Aung San Suu Kyi (September 13, 2012) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - McConnell Center to host Daw Aung San Suu Kyi
WATCH LIVE: Sec. of Defense Leon Panetta(March 1, 2012) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Leon Panetta, U.S. Secretary of Defense, speaks to students and community members at the University of Louisville's Brown and ...
Sec. of Defense Panetta addresses large crowd at UofL(March 1, 2012) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - By Mark Hebert, University of Louisville's Office of Communications & Marketing
U.S. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta to visit the McConnell Center (Feb. 15, 2012) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Leon Panetta, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Defense, will speak March 1 at the University of Louisville's Cardinal Arena...
Politicians must seek 'common ground,' Boehner says(Oct. 31, 2011) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - America’s political leaders need to “recognize that common ground and compromise are not the same things” and work toget...
House Speaker John Boehner to visit McConnell Center(Oct. 14, 2011) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - John Boehner, speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, will give a public talk at the University of Louisville Oct. 31 th...
McConnell Center publication by Sen. Robert Byrd now available (March 15, 2011) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The latest McConnell Center publication includes the speech U.S. Senator Robert C. Byrd delivered at the University of Louisv...
Country's best days are ahead, Biden tells UofL audience(Feb. 11, 2011) LOUISVILLE, Ky. – By UofL Today
Leadership in the U.S. SenateExperts to discuss the evolution of the U.S. Senate and the role leaders have played in the history of that distinguished body on February 11, 2011. U.S. Vice P...
Sen. McCain's remarks released in honor of Veterans Day (November 11, 2010) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - U.S. Sen. John McCain visited the McConnell Center on Nov. 11, 2009.