OCTOBER 4-7, 2018

Soledad O’Brien

Award-winning journalist, speaker, author and philanthropist, Soledad O’Brien highlights the 18th Meliora Weekend with her keynote address.

Ron Chernow

Pulitzer Prize-winning author and writer of Alexander Hamilton, Ron Chernow, will speak on his critically-acclaimed biography, Grant, then sit down for a moderated conversation at the University Symposium.

Pink Martini

Pink Martini crosses genres of classical, jazz and old-fashioned pop and hits the stage at Kodak Hall at the Eastman Theatre.

Michael Steele

MSNBC exclusive senior political analyst, and former Republican National Committee chairman and Lieutenant governor of Maryland, Michael Steele, leads a conversation.

Nasim Pedrad

Comedian and actress Nasim Pedrad, best known for her work on Saturday Night LiveNew Girl, and Curb Your Enthusiasm, will provide the laughs in an interactive comedy show.

And More!

There’s something for everyone! Meliora Village features food trucks, live music, and activities for kids of all ages. More big announcements are on the way. Check back soon!