Event Details

The 41st Annual Pullias Lecture

Town and Gown (TGF)

You are invited to attend the 41st Pullias Lecture featuring William G. Tierney, the founding director and current co-director of the USC Pullias Center for Higher Education!

The lecture, titled “Higher Education for Democracy,” will take place on Tuesday, March 26, 2019, at USC Town & Gown. Doors will open at 11 am. A complimentary buffet luncheon will follow the lecture.

The event will also commemorate Tierney’s last year at USC, before his retirement on Dec. 31, 2019.

To reserve your spot, contact Diane Flores at dianeflo@usc.edu or 213-740-7218 by March 8, 2019.

Location: USC Town and Gown (TGF), 665 Exposition Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90089

Preliminary schedule:

  • 11:00 am Check in
  • 11:30 am - Welcome with  Dean Gallagher 
  • 11:35 am - Dr. Michael Quick
  • 11:40am - Professor Estela Bensimon 
  • 11:49am – 12:30pm - William Tierney 
  • 12:30 - 12:45pm - Adrianna Kezar Q&A 
  • 12:45pm - 1:45pm - Lunch