Recent & Upcoming Events on Campus

The 31st annual Brown Symposium, “Science & Religion: Conflict or Convergence?,” brought scientists and intellectuals from around the world to campus in February

The Roy and Margaret Shilling Lecture Series brought Nobel Peace Laureate Wangari Maathai to campus in February, where she addressed a sold-out crowd in the Alma Thomas Theatre on “Sustainable Development, Democracy and Peace.”

Portland-based rock band The Decemberists performed for Southwestern’s annual Large Act Concert in October.


30 The King Creativity Fund, established and endowed by alumnus W. Joseph King ’93, annually supports “innovative and visionary projects” of enrolled students. Learn more at:


15 Students will share their research and creative projects through presentations and exhibits at the 10th annual Student Work Symposium, “From Every Voice.” For details, visit: