Stay at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel Arlington South and enjoy University of Texas Arlington's Maverick Speaker Series.
The University of Texas Arlington is offering a great series of speakers this school year called the Maverick Speaker Series. The Maverick Speaker Series desires to get people to think, have meaningful conversations about what is important in our world today, and hopes to spark new innovative ideas that will improve our world. Cowboy and entrepreneur Emmitt Smith and the infamous Ben and Jerry have already been speakers from the series.
Soledad O’Brien – February 24th
Soledad O’Brien will be speaking on “Diversity In America”, answering audience questions, and signing books. She is an award winning CNN reporter, worked on many enlightening documentaries, and even written a memoir.
Robert Ballard- March 6th
Robert Ballard is an adventurer who will share tales of his over 65 sea explorations. His most famous discovery is the Titanic!
Jeb Bush- March 23rd
Jeb Bush is not only the son of a President and the brother of another President, he is also a former governor of Florida. He will be speaking about” Achieving Excellence in Education”. Come hear his ideas about how to improve education in America.