The ways that we communicate continually change. But no matter the devices, we continue to exchange words to inspire, persuade and educate.
Ask someone to name his or her hero and why and you will learn as much about that person as the historical figure. We asked faculty members from across the university to tell us which person in history from their field of specialty they would invite for an evening’s dinner and conversation about politics, work, art or leadership today. See their intriguing answers below.