The world famous astrophysicist is coming to Winter Park on September 12, 2013 as part of the Winter Park Institute 2013 fall speaking schedule. deGrassee Tyson isn't the only huge name scheduled for the 2013/2014 speaking schedule.
- Arun Gandhi, grandson of Mahatma Gandhi, will be the speaker on October 2, 2013.
- United States Poet Laureate 2001-2003 Billy Collins will speak on November 7, 2013.
- Wall Street Journal Theater Critic and Author Terry Teachout will kick off the 2014 series on February 4.
- Documentarist Ken Burns will be the guest speaking on April 7, 2014.