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Friday Speaker Series

A Note from the President’s Office ...

   Friday Speaker Series 2019-2020 Luncheon Schedule

Speaker Series events begin at 11:45 a.m. Each monthly program will be held in the Viking Room located in the Student Center building on the Hillsboro campus. Admission is $7 per person, which includes a buffet lunch with beverages and dessert. 

Remember... call or email each month to add your name to the reservation list. RSVP to Lisa Vinyard at 636-481-3101 or via email to

We look forward to seeing you soon!

Dr. Raymond Cummiskey, President                       Lisa Vinyard, Administrative Assistant


October Program Information

Date: October 4, 2019

Artists in Arcadia: Missouri's Art Historical Canon

Presenter Mr. Joe Kohlburn, Jefferson College Emerging Technologies Librarian
Reservation Deadline: September 27, 2019

                                       Join us to enrich your understanding of Missouri's artistic contributions as they 
                                       relate to the prairie experience and to learn how figurative two-dimensional work 
                                       changed in response to important political and ideological influences from the 
                                       early 19th to mid-20th centuries in the "Show Me State." 

November Program Information

Date: November 1, 2019

Notre-Dame Cathedral

Presenter Mr. Blake Carroll, Jefferson College Professor of Art &
Mr. Nick Nihira, Jefferson College Professor of Art
Reservation Deadline: October 25, 2019


December Program Information

Date: December 6, 2019

Holiday Vocal Performance

Presenter TBA
Reservation Deadline: November 29, 2019

Friday Speaker Series presenters represent a broad spectrum of fields and subjects including regional, national and international agencies and organizations; regional landmarks; education; historical events; professional sports; and film and television. 

View videos of previous presentations, brought to you by JCTV.

For cancellations due to inclement weather conditions, call (636)797-3000/942-3000 or TDD (636)789-5772.