Springfield College will host "An Evening with Mitch Albom"

Mitch Albom working with youngsters in Haiti.

Albom has committed himself to helping orphaned children and running the Have Faith Haiti Mission. 

4th Annual Arts and Humanities Speaker Series Event
Thursday, Oct. 19
7:30 p.m.
Field House
"An Evening with Mitch Albom"

Come share an evening with New York Times best-selling author, philanthropist, columnist, and sports reporter Mitch Albom, who will speak about his life's work, including helping to rebuild Haiti’s future after a devastating earthquake in 2010. Albom has committed himself to helping orphaned children and running the Have Faith Haiti Mission. 

Prior to his work in Haiti, Albom’s breakthrough book, Tuesdays with Morrie, became an international phenomenon with more than 14 million copies sold. A columnist for The Detroit Free Press for more than 30 years, Albom has been named the top sports columnist in the nation by the Associated Press Sports Editors 13 times. In June 2013, he was inducted into the National Sports Media Association Hall of Fame. 

The Arts and Humanities Speaker Series has been made possible through the generosity of Carlton ’63 and Lucille Sedgeley.

This program is free and open to the public. If you have a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to fully participate in this event, please contact (413) 748-5287 by Oct. 5 to discuss your accessibility needs. 

Springfield College is a smoke-and-tobacco-free campus.