The College Endowment Association
Community Enrichment Since 1890


  • Members are invited to recommend speakers for future programs.
  • Programs are on Wednesday mornings at 10:00 a.m. October through
    February, excluding holidays.
  • Programs last 1¼ hours and films last 1½ hours.
  • Programs meet in the ballroom of the Woman's Club of Wisconsin
    813 E. Kilbourn Avenue.
  • Parking is available behind the Club and is free to members of
    the Woman's Club. Non-Woman's Club members pay $5.

Programs for 2017-2018

October 4 Dr. Mohsen Milani - US-Iran Relations in Post Nuclear Deal Period
October 11 Gray Warriner - Ghost Towns of the Wild West - film
October 18 Bob Harris - International Bank of Bob—Connecting Our Worlds
October 25 Nathalia Holt - Rise of Rocket Girls—The Unsung Heroes of NASA
November 1 David Gunkel - How to Survive the Robot Apocalypse
November 8 Marlin Darrah - A Week in Paris - film
November 15 Dr. Mathew Burrows - Global Trends 2030—Non-traditional Threats
November 29 Sgt. Adam Plantinga - 400 Things Cops Know: Street Smart Lessons from a Veteran Patrolman
December 6 Florentine Opera Studio Artists - Opera's Greatest Hits
** Tribute Lecture
January 10 Claudena Skran - Role of International Organizations in Conflict Areas
January 17 Aryanna Farshad - Mystic Iran—The Unseen World of Kings & Myths - film
January 24 Bob Bonadurer - Einstein's Extraordinary Universe
January 31 Dr. Derek Schaefer - Brother Grimm's Fairy Tales and Their Enduring Legacy
February 7 Lamont Colucci - National Security Threats and Dangers
February 14 Anita Bhattacharyya - Updates on Stem Cell in Developmental Disorders
February 21 Roland Mesnier - All the Presidents' Pastry—Tales of a White House Chef

** Tribute Lectures are made possible through your donations. We hope you remember the College Endowment Association when you make donations, memorials, or wish to honor a special person.