Events - Sumners Lecture Series

The NCPA Distinguished Lecture Series is sponsored by the Hatton W. Sumners Foundation for the Study and Teaching of the Science of Self-Government. The series gives business leaders and college students an opportunity to hear nationally and internationally renowned speakers.  About the Lecture Series.

Past Events

Robert Gates


Former Director of the CIA

J. Robert Kerrey

Former Senator and Governor of Nebraska

Bill O'Reilly

Author, Fox News correspondent, and host of "The O'Reilly Factor"

James A. Baker

Former Secretary of State (Bush) and Secretary of the Treasury (Reagan)

Robert Novak

Author, commentator, and journalist

Valéry Giscard d'Estaing

Former President of France