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Kerschner Family Series Global Leaders at Colgate presents Vice President Joe Biden

Global Leaders at Colgate

The Kerschner Family Series Global Leaders at Colgate brings notable individuals to campus each year, expanding our students’ access to 21st century newsmakers. The series was launched in 2007 by the Society of Families.

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden

Colgate University will welcome U.S. Vice President Joe Biden as the next speaker in the Kerschner Family Series Global Leaders at Colgate. Biden will address the Colgate community on Friday, March 24, at 6:00 p.m. in Sanford Field House. READ THE STORY

Important Event Information

Doors to Sanford Field House will open at 4:00 p.m. and close at 5:45 p.m. You will need to present your ticket for entry. Ushers will be on hand to seat you.

Large bags, including backpacks and large handbags, are subject to search. Use of cameras, cell phones, other electronic devices, and recording equipment of any kind is strictly prohibited.

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.
Ticket information

All tickets have been issued

Please bring your tickets to the event. You will need to provide a printed ticket or digital version on your mobile device.

A livestream will be available here or on our homepage on Friday, March 24 at 6:00 p.m. Please contact the Office of Special Events at globalleaders@colgate.edu or 315-228-6664 with any questions.
Parking and shuttle service
Parking is available on campus, in the village, or at Parry's Hardware. Cruiser service to the event will be provided beginning at 3:30 p.m., with return shuttle service from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Shuttle Service

3:30–5:30 p.m.
Pick up locations include Parry's Hardware and the Colgate Book Store. Riders will be dropped off at Tyler’s Field.

7:00–9:00 p.m.
From Tyler’s Field dropping off at Frank Dining Hall, Townhouse Apartments, Parry's Hardware, and the Colgate Book Store.

Past Leaders

Aretha Franklin performed as a part of the Performing Arts Weekend on March 5, 2016.
March 5, 2016
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Felipe Calderón
April 13, 2013
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Sir Richard Branson
April 13, 2012
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Garry Kasparov
April 9, 2010
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His Holiness - The 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet
April 22, 2008
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Levitt and Dubner - Freakonomics
April 13, 2007
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Shimon Peres, former prime minister of Israel, spoke as part of the Kerschner Family Series Global Leaders at Colgate.
October 25, 2014
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Hillary Clinton during her lecture at Colgate
October 25, 2013
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Former President Bill Clinton speaks as part of the Global Leaders Series.
October 29, 2010
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Tony Blair
October 31, 2009
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General Colin Powell
April 3, 2009
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