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Our distinguished speakers share their unique experiences and provide our students the opportunity to develop intellectually, spiritually, socially and ethically.

Join the Merrimack College community for the 2017-2018 President’s Speaker Series sponsored by AT&T, Robert McCusker ’68 and the Office of the President. Check back soon for additional names and upcoming events! See the excitement from last year’s Speaker Series events in our photo gallery

Danny Amendola Poses for a Selfie


Past Speakers

 

Danny AmendolaDanny Amendola | April 13, 2018
Two-Time Super Bowl Champion and former New England Patriots Wide Receiver

 

Ben NemtinBen Nemtin | October 4, 2017
Creator and Executive Producer of MTV’s hit series The Buried Life and #1 New York Times Best Selling Author of “What Do You Want To Do Before You Die?”

Aly RaismanAly Raisman | April 7, 2017
World Champion gymnast, gold medalist and finalist on season “Dancing with the Stars”

 

Daymond JohnDaymond John | April 4, 2017
Founder and CEO, FUBU; Presidential Ambassador for Global Entrepreneurship; Star of ABC’s “Shark Tank”; Chief Executive Officer, The Shark Group

Kim BarkerKim Barker | November 16, 2016
Author of Whiskey Tango Foxtrot and New York Times Investigative Reporter

 

Jerry GreenfieldJerry Greenfield | April 6, 2016
Co-Founder of Ben & Jerry’s Homemade, Inc.

 

 

Imaculee IlibagizaImaculee Ilibagiza | March 8, 2016
Rwandan Genocide Survivor


 

Clint MalarchukClint Malarchuk | February 22, 2016
Former NHL Goaltender & Mental Health Advocate

 
 

JoseJose Antonio Vargas | November 9, 2015
Pulitzer Prize Winning Journalist and Filmmaker

 

 

Chris Speilman - ESPN College Football analyst - 2002. Credit: Rich Arden/ESPNChris Spielman | March 23, 2015
Former NFL Linebacker and Cancer Warrior