During the spring and fall semesters the Hinckley Institute holds approximately 100 Hinckley Forums featuring local, national, and international political leaders and panels. Past Hinckley Forum guests include major figures such as Bill Clinton, Mitt Romney, Thomas Friedman, Harry Reid, Brent Scowcroft, and John McCain as well as local, national, and international politicians, ambassadors, lobbyists, activists, and academics.

Hinckley Forums are held in Orson Spencer Hall, Room 255. All forums are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.

You can access a calendar of forums and events here.

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The Hinckley Institute is not responsible for the views expressed during any Hinckley Forums nor should the opinions expressed during Hinckley Forums be understood to be the views of the Hinckley Institute.


Watch/Listen to Past Forums

Hinckley Radio Hour

Tune in Wednesday mornings at 10:00 AM on KCPW, 88.3 and 105.3 FM.

Hinckley Forums On Demand

Select Hinckley Forums are now available on demand courtesy of KUED and the Sam Rich Program in International Politics.

Hinckley Forums Audio Archive Available KUER 90.1

Want to hear a past Hinckley Forum? Listen to streaming audio files courtesy of KUER 90.1 FM.