Don Edwards Lecture Series

James Brent

Professor James Brent
Edwards Lecture Series Director

 

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The Don Edwards Lecture series was launched in 1995 by friends and admirers of Congressman Edwards with the goal of enabling students to meet and hear the stories of prominent men and women who have shaped our history. Previous speakers include Hon. Don Edwards, Hon. Norman Mineta, Hon. Leon Panetta, Senator Barbara Boxer, Representative Zoe Lofgren, Mervin Field, Kevin Starr, Erin Brockovich-Ellis, Gloria Steinem and Dolores Huerta.

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Don Edwards Lectures Speakers 

2016     Judge Thelton Henderson 
2015     George Miller 
2014     Larry Gerston
2013     Former California Governer Gray Davis and Judge
    Vaughn R. Walker
2012     San Jose Mayors 
2011     Former Assembly Speaker Fabian Nunez
2010     Michelle Norris of National Public Radio