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Presidential Lecture and Performance Series

The Presidential Lecture and Performance Series at Mars Hill University complements Mars Hill University’s emphasis on the liberal arts by bringing distinguished and knowledgeable individuals to lecture on a wide range of topics and to provide high quality performances in the cultural arts.

Upcoming events: 

Zena Howard

September 21, 2017 - 7:00pm - Broyhill Chapel

Zena Howard was the Senior Project Manager on the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, and an architect and Principal at Perkins+Will. She worked full time as on the project for more than 8 years. The Lecture is sponsored by the Rural Heritage Museum and the President's Office.

Past events:

As President Donald Trump’s first 100 days draw to a close, two prominent influencers came to Mars Hill University to reflect on his actions and project how the rest of the president’s term may take shape. "President Trump's First 100 Days: Perspectives From the Left and Right" featured Rick Glazier of the North Carolina Justice Panel and John Hood of the John William Pope Foundation. The panel discussion was moderated by Professor Heather Hawn of Mars Hill University's political science department. The event was held Tuesday, April 25, 2017, at 7:30 p.m. in the university's Broyhill Chapel.