Speaker Series

Northwestern hosts a number of ongoing speaker series throughout the academic year to inspire new ideas and bring innovative thinkers from across the University as well as the global higher-ed community to campus. Select a series listing below to see its schedule of upcoming events. 



A speaker series for Northwestern instructors featuring experts in teaching and learning with technology. Join us and these leaders to learn more about teaching and learning topics that spark innovation!


Innovation in Teaching Series

A lecture series hosted by the Garage and the Office of the Provost to explore new developments in teaching and learning. 

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Open Lab at The Knight Lab

"Open lab" is the name for one of our anchor weekly events, but the phrase also embodies our desire to be a hub for all NU people interested in media, technology, storytelling and design.