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Society of Skeptics Upcoming Speakers

Below is a list of Society of Skeptics speakers for the 2022-2023 school year. All lectures will take place in the Chiang-Elghanayan Center for Innovation and Collaboration, beginning at 7 p.m. Look for the video recording of each lecture to be posted to Blair's website the following day.

Recent Lectures

Kendall Fitzgerald

On Tuesday, April 25, Blair Academy was excited to welcome Kendall Fitzgerald ’16, who spoke to the Society of Skeptics about her work as a field project manager for the University of Chicago’s Brook Lab, where she studies “zoonotic infections–pathogens transmitted from wildlife to human hosts.”

Read More about Young Alum & Aspiring Scientist Kendall Fitzgerald ’16 Shares Stories with Skeptics 
Ben Hartranft

Blair was excited to welcome Ben Hartranft, founder and president of Benergy1 Presentations, to Skeptics on Tuesday, April 18, to discuss autism, kindness and how inclusion has shaped his life--and why he believes others should lead by such virtues. 

Read More about Founder & President of Benergy1 Presentations Ben Hartranft Reminded Skeptics of the Impacts of Autism & the Importance of Family