Broward College Speaker Series: Hill Harper
Wednesday, Apr 24, 2019 7:30 PM
(1 month ago)
Amaturo Theater at The Broward Center for the Performing Arts
Award-winning Actor, Bestselling Author, and Philanthropist.
Topic - Sailing the Seven C's of Success
Hill Harper is a humanitarian, actor, author, entrepreneur, health and wellness ambassador/educator and philanthropist. Harper is perhaps most recognizable for his starring role in the CBS hit television drama CSI: NY where he played eccentric Dr. Sheldon Hawkes from 2004 to 2013 for which Harper won three NAACP Image Awards for Best Lead Actor in a Drama Series. Subsequently, Harper returned to CBS starring in Covert Affairs, the fast-paced drama Limitless, and Showtime’s award-winning drama Homeland. Harper is a member of the cast of ABC’s #1 drama The Good Doctor and hosts How It Really Happened with Hill Harper on HLN.
Harper is the author of four New York Times best-sellers and has earned seven NAACP Image Awards for his writing and acting. Additionally, Harper founded The Manifest Your Destiny Foundation which is dedicated to empowering underserved youth through mentorship, scholarship, and grant programs.
Harper graduated magna cum laude as valedictorian of his department with a bachelor’s degree from Brown University and cum laude with a Juris Doctorate degree from Harvard Law School. He also holds a master’s degree with honors from Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government and holds Honorary Doctoral Degrees from Winston Salem State University, Cheyney University, Westfield StateCollege, Tougaloo College, LeMoyne Owen College, Dillard University
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