The endowment supporting the Martin Bucksbaum Distinguished Lectureship honors the memory of Martin Bucksbaum, the late chairman and CEO of the General Growth Properties, which develops and manages shopping malls across the nation. It was established by a substantial gift to Drake University by Martin and Melva Bucksbaum in 1996. Mr. Bucksbaum was a member of Drake's governing board and a leader in the Des Moines community.
2019 Bucksbaum Speaker: Lisa Ling
Acclaimed journalist Lisa Ling will deliver the 40th installment of the Martin Bucksbaum Distinguished Lecture Series at Drake University. The lecture will begin at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, Apr. 11, in the Knapp Center, 2525 Forest Ave. The event is free and open to the public; no tickets are required.
For more information, contact Erica Hartschen, at 515-271-4990 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursday, April 11 at 7:00pm
2525 Forest Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50311