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The Landon Lecture Series
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The Landon Lecture Series

Kansas State University is home to the Landon Lecture Series, one of the nation's most prestigious and well-known lectures. Several times a year, global leaders share insight on the Landon Lecture stage. Inaugurated in 1966 by former K-State President James A. McCain, the lecture series is a tribute to the late Alfred M. Landon, a former Kansas governor and distinguished political leader. Speakers have included current and former U.S. presidents, world leaders, Supreme Court justices, CEOs and many other prominent figures.

Recent Lectures

Luis Guillermo Solís

President of Costa Rica
May 19, 2016

Dr. Mehmood Khan

PepsiCo vice chairman and chief scientific officer, global research and development
April 25, 2016

John Avlon and Margaret Hoover

Political pundits
April 15, 2016

H.W. Brands

Historian and author
April 7, 2016