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Phone: 334-808-6583
Email: johnsoncenterevents@troy.edu

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Past Events

The Johnson Center has hosted lectures by Arthur Brooks, John Stossel, Greg Manikw, Lawrence Reed, and Steve Moore, among others. Find out more about our past events

Upcoming Events

State Treasurer Young Boozer

The Economics Club at Troy University invites students, faculty, and the community to a public lecture by Young J. Boozer, III. His lecture is entitled, "Three and Three Fives, Philosophy, Treasury, Prosperity and Economy."

Date: Monday, February 8th, 2016

Time: 5:00 PM 

Location: 129 Bibb Graves Hall, Troy University (Troy Campus)

Dr. Dean Stansel Public Lectures

Dothan Campus

Date: February 25th, 2016

Reception Time: 5:30 

Lecture Time: 6:00 

Location: Sony Auditorium at Troy University (Dothan Campus)

Troy Campus

Date: February 26th, 2016 

Time: 1:00 

Location: Hawkins Hall Auditorium at Troy University (Troy Campus)

Dr. Stansel is a Research Associate Professor at Southern Methodist University's O'Neil Center for Global Markets and Freedom in the Cox School of Business. Dr. Stansel is the primary author of the Economic Freedom of North American Report. He will be giving a public lecture on the Economic Freedom of the World 2015 Annual Report

Dr. Roger Pilon Academic Freedom Lecture and Panel

Date: March 16th, 2016

Time: 10:00 AM 

Location: Trojan Center Performing Arts Theater at Troy University (Troy Campus)

Dr. Pilon is the founder and director of Cato's Center for Constitutional Studies. He is the publisher of the Cato Supreme Court Review and an adjunct professor of government at Georgetown University through The Fund for American Studies. Dr. Pilon will be giving a public lecture on the importance of academic freedom and free speech on college campuses. Following the lecture, Dr. Pilon will join a panel of Troy University faculty and students to discuss protecting and preserving academic freedom and free speech at Troy University.

Dr. Walter E. Williams Public Lecture

Date: April 20th, 2016

Time: 10:00 AM

Location: Claudia Crosby Theater at Troy University (Troy Campus)

Dr. Williams is the John M. Olin Distinguished Professor of Economics at George Mason University. He is the author of over 150 publications in scholarly journals and popular publications and is the author of ten books.  

Last Updated: 2/1/2016