- Published on Tuesday, 03 August 2010 17:00
- Written by Town Crier Report
The Foothill College Celebrity Forum Speakers Series begins its 2010-2011 season next month. Speakers for the upcoming season include:
•Â Chesley B. “Sully” Sullenberger III, Sept. 29-30 and Oct. 1. The pilot successfully landed his plane on the Hudson River in New York City, saving the lives of 155 passengers and crew.
•Â Louise Leakey, Ph.D., Oct. 27-29, renowned third-generation paleontologist.
•Â Greg Mortenson, Nov. 17-19, author.
•Â Reza Aslan, Dec. 1-3, Iranian-born scholar.
•Â Yo-Yo Ma, Feb. 2-4, world-famous cellist.
•Â Tony Blair, March 10-12, former British prime minister.
•Â Ben Zander, May 4-6, conductor of the Boston Philharmonic Orchestra.
All presentations are scheduled 8 p.m. at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts on the De Anza College campus, 21250 Stevens Creek Blvd. (at Highway 85), Cupertino.
For tickets and more information, call 949-7121 or visit www.celebrityforum.net.