Speakers by Subject

Brent Lane

Brent Lane

Speech Topics

  • More than the Wright Brothers - North Carolina's heritage of research and innovation
  • NC, the Self Made Economy - our distinct economic development history and future
  • Gazelles - the unknown high growth firms that drive economic growth
  • My Email from Sir Walter - Raleigh's Roanoke enterprise and new clues to the fate of NC's Lost Colony

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Jennifer Ho

Jennifer Ho

Speech Topics

  • Asian American Culture, History, Literature
  • Race in Contemporary American Society
  • Anti Racism Workshops
  • Contemporary American Literature and Culture

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Peter White

Peter White

Speech Topics

  • Wildflowers, Ecology, and Conservation Challenges in North Carolina
  • Aldo Leopold and the Land Ethic
  • A Natural History of Robert Frost
  • William Bartram's Travels in the Southeast and the Early Quaker Botanists

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Anne Whisnant

Anne Whisnant

Speech Topics

  • Taking Another Look: New Views of the Blue Ridge parkway
  • America's National Parks: A Historian's Perspective
  • Digital History: Revolutionizing How We See the Past

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