Bill Clinton is coming to Baltimore

Bill's coming!


President Bill Clinton

will headline Stevenson University's just-announced speakers series.


He'll open the 2012-2013 series on Oct. 16 with a talk about the challenge of globalization.

Here's the rest of the university's lineup, announced Wednesday:

Oct. 30

– Author Jeanette Walls, best known for her best-selling memoir “The Glass Castle.”


Nov. 27

Lisa Ling

, a former correspondent for "The

Oprah Winfrey


Jan. 15, 2013

– P.W. Singer, an expert in 21st century warfare and a consultant for theU.S. Department of Defense and the Federal Bureau of Investigation


Feb. 14, 2013

– Erskine Bowles, Clinton's former

White House

chief of staff and co-chair of the bi-partisan National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform.

March 19, 2013

– Vicente


, president of Mexico from 2000 through 2006.

April 16, 2013

– Nando Parrado survived a 1972 plane crash in the Andes Mountains on his way to a rugby tournament. The crash and his team's struggle for survival was the basis for the book and movie "Alive."

Each event, except Bowles, begins at 8 p.m. on Tuesday nights at

Meyerhoff Symphony Hall

. The Bowles talk is 8 p.m. on a Thursday. Tickets are sold by series subscription only, with prices ranging from $265 to $395 per person.

For more information, visit or call 410.783.8000.