PLATO organizes seven colloquiums a year where distinguished scholars, journalists, public figures; and other professionals address a topic of wide interest. Past speakers include CEO of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Michael Govan; Loyola Law Professor, Laurie Levenson; renowned neurologist, Daniel Siegel; UCI constitutional scholar, Erwin Chemerinsky; civil rights activist, Connie Rice; and Oscar winning producer, Walter Mirisch.
PLATO Colloquiums are held at the Skirball Cultural Center. The public is welcome to attend.
Refreshments 12:45 p.m. Program 1:30 p.m.
October 19 (Thurs): Colloquium @Skirball UCLA Professor James Gelvin on "The New MiddleEast: Where is the Road Leading?"