Enjoy the New Topics lecture series that runs every year from October through April and features a slate of renowned speakers.

New Topics 2022 – 2023 Series Info Coming Soon

The New Topics season is a five-part lecture series showcasing regional and national speakers from a broad range of disciplines exploring topical issues. The series runs October through April. The 2022 winter and spring lectures will be virtual and/or in-person. Each Zoom lecture begins at 5:30 p.m. Eastern time on the date listed; tickets are $10. Reservations can be made below or by calling the New College events hotline at 941-487-4888.

Purchase Tickets


Reserve your tickets here. Online registration closes 24 hours before the event. To purchase tickets, please call (941) 487-4800.

We are grateful for our 2021-2022 New Topics media sponsor


The fair market value of the goods and services provided at these lectures has been valued at $10 per person; as such, no portion of your ticket purchase will be tax-deductible.