Compelling Conversations

Compelling Conversations
Ice-T

Ice TThursday, February 26
A300 Auditorium 
Program begins at 1:00 p.m.

Free and Open to the Public - Online registration is required. 

 

Ice-T, who received a Grammy Award in 1991, launched his rap music career in the 1984 film Breakin’. He went on to become the genre’s original gangster, forming Rhyme Syndicate Records in 1989 and releasing a string of groundbreaking West Coast rap records. Ice-T subsequently formed the thrash metal band Body Count.

The film and television actor secured roles in New Jack City, Ricochet, Trespass and Johnny Mnemonic. He stars in NBC’s Law & Order: Special Victims Unit as Detective Finn. In his 1994 book, The Ice Opinion, the artist airs his views on free speech and education, among other topics. Ice-T will speak about race in America and overcoming obstacles to success.

 

Thank you for your interest in this event. All seats are now reserved. Please join us for our next Compellimg Conversations on Thursday, April 9 featuring Tawakkol Karman.

 

 
 
 
 
 

Upcoming Compelling Conversation Speakers

Tawakkol Karman: Thursday, April 9, 2015

Marlee Matlin
Marlee Matlin
Danny Glover and Felix Justice
Danny Glover & Felix Justice
laila ali 100x150 px
Laila Ali
Harold E. Ford, Jr.
Harold E. Ford, Jr.
America Ferrera
America Ferrera
Michael Moore
Michael Moore
Rubin Carter
Rubin Carter
Gail Collins
Gail Collins
Rosie Perez
Rosie Perez
Sanjay Gupta
Sanjay Gupta
Gloria Steinem
Gloria Steinem
Bob Woodward
Bob Woodward
Mariane Pearl
Mariane Pearl
Gish Jen
Gish Jen
Richard Dreyfuss
Richard Dreyfuss
Ken Burns
Ken Burns
Juan Williams
Juan Williams
Mary Frances Berry
Mary Frances Berry
Jehan Sadat
Jehan Sadat
Ray Suarez
Ray Suarez
Barbara Ehrenreich
Barbara Ehrenreich
Nathan McCall
Nathan McCall
Felipe Luciano
Felipe Luciano
Mary Robinson
Mary Robinson‌
Frank H. Wu
Frank H. Wu
BD Wong‌‌
B.D. Wong
Giancarlo Esposito
Giancarlo Esposito