Olympic Gold Medalist Tops List of Elon Speakers for 2021-22
Elon University has announced its speaker series for the 2021-22 academic year, and the lineup includes soccer star Carli Lloyd and actor B.D. Wong. Lloyd will deliver the keynote address at the university’s Sept. 24 Convocation. She is a two-time Olympic gold medalist and the current captain of the U.S. Women’s National Team. Wong may be best known for his performances in “Law & Order: SVU,” “Gotham,” and “Jurassic Park.” The Tony Award winner will deliver the Martin Luther King Junior Commemorative Address in January. For the complete Elon speakers’ schedule for the upcoming school year, go to elon.edu.