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Trinity University is excited to welcome Venus Williams as the featured guest for the 2023-2024 Distinguished Lecture Series. Beyond her legendary achievements on and off the court, Williams embodies a spirit of resilience, exploration, and perpetual discovery.

This event is an opportunity for our community to come together, celebrate our shared commitment to lifelong learning, and gain valuable perspectives that extend far beyond the baseline. Join us as we delve into the intersection of sports, culture, and personal growth, guided by the wisdom of a true champion.

The Distinguished Lecture Series is made possible through the generosity of the Walter F. Brown Family of San Antonio.


Q: Is the event open to the public?
A: The event is free and open to the public, and tickets are required for entry into Laurie Auditorium.

Q: Is there a bag policy?
A: Please refrain from bringing large bags into the auditorium. All bags are subject to search.

Q: What time do doors open for the event at Laurie Auditorium?
A: Doors to Laurie Auditorium will open at 6:30 p.m.

Q: Where can I park?
A: Free parking is available at Laurie Auditorium garage, Lot B parking adjacent to Laurie Auditorium, and at Alamo Stadium.

Q: Is there accessible parking and seating?
A: Accessible parking is available on all levels of Laurie Auditorium parking garage. You may enter the auditorium through the garage elevator. Once you are in the auditorium, please notify an usher if you need accessibility seating, and you will be escorted to a wheelchair seating.

Q: Will there be an opportunity to take photos with the speaker?
A: No. Cameras and recording devices are not permitted in the auditorium.

Q: Who can I contact for any media-related questions?
A: Please email or call 210-999-8445.