Published: Oct. 10, 2016
George Takei

Note: This article refers to a past event.

The Distinguished Speakers Board welcomes actor and activist George Takei to CU Boulder on Wednesday, October 26 at 7:30 p.m. Takei’s return to fame in recent times can be attributed to his involvement in social media. With a Facebook page with over 9.7 million likes, Takei has leveraged this platform to support LGBTQ rights, discuss and promote human rights, and support Japanese Americans. Takei tours the country discussing all aspects of his life and has become a powerful voice in a wide range of areas.