Launched in 2008, the Winter Park Institute at Rollins College is a center for intellectual engagement through public lectures, readings, symposiums, seminars, master classes, interviews and special-interest sessions. The Winter Park Institute features discussions between Rollins College, the surrounding community and thought leaders from a broad spectrum of disciplines including poet laureates and Pulitzer Prize-winning historians — all of which are free and open to the public. For more information on upcoming speakers, visit or call (407) 691-1995.

Be sure to check out our website for updates on current season events. 

This seasons upcoming events:

September 16, 2015, 7:30 p.m.

2011 Nobel Peace Laureate and Liberian Peace Activist, Leymah Gbowee, will be conducting her lecture. 




(407) 691-1995

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All events are free and open to the public. No tickets are required. Parking is available in the SunTrust parking garage at 166 East Lyman Avenue. For more information, visit, call (407) 691-1995 or email

Rollins College 231 North Interlachen Ave.
Winter Park, FL 32789