| Bill Nye, Soledad O'Brien among speakers in Miami lecture series
- The Lecture Series at Miami University has a reputation for bringing unforgettable speakers to Oxford, and this year it certainly will not disappoint.
The lineup of free lectures includes film producer Jon Landau
, Adam Richman
from “Man vs. Food,” Bill Nye
from “Bill Nye
the Science Guy,” and Soledad O’Brian
Each speaker won’t just bring a big name, according to Lana Rosenburg
, chairwoman of the lecture series, they will create an educational experience for those attending.
“We try to find speakers that will challenge students and encourage intellectual curiosity on campus,” Rosenburg said. “We don’t want someone who is just famous;
Celebrities : Jon Landau, Adam Richman, Bill Nye, Soledad O'Brien|
Categories : Political Speaker News, Television Personality News, Speakers News
Posted 9/10/2010 01:09:07 AM | Permalink
| Bill Nye the Science Guy to Keynote IAQA Convention
Occupational Health Safety - Dallas, TX, USA
- Members of the Indoor Air Quality Association (Rockville, Md.) will welcome Bill Nye
the Science Guy as the keynote speaker at its 10th Annual Meeting & Exposition Oct. 14-17, 2007, at the Rio All-Suites Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. Nye, known internationally for combining humor with an uncanny ability to break down complicated science into layman's terms, will speak on energy conservation and IAQ. Along the way, the star of television, stage, and video is expected to talk about new innovations for indoor environments that are light years ahead of today's marketplace technology, IAQA said.
Expecting more than 1,000 participants,
Celebrities : Bill Nye|
Categories : Business-Expos-Conferences, Speakers News, Comedian News
Posted 8/3/2007 12:08:30 AM | Permalink
| Actor Ed Begley and 'Science Guy' Bill Nye Vie for Lowest Carbon Footprint
ABC News - USA
- In Hollywood, where the streets are supposedly paved with gold, actor Ed Begley is all about green. His passion about energy use and the environment serves as the plotline for his new reality show, "Living With Ed," videotaped at his California home.
But something is happening in his little corner of the Hollywood Hills, and Begley is feeling the heat. And it's not from his thermostat.
Begley made it in Hollywood playing Dr. Ehrlich on the 1980s hit series "St. Elsewhere," but in his new show, he's not acting. A devout environmentalist, Begley has practiced what he's preached for nearly four decades,
Celebrities : Bill Nye, Ed Begley Jr.|
Categories : Actor News, Celebrity Causes, Speakers News, Comedian News
Posted 7/25/2007 12:07:30 AM | Permalink