John Ydstie '74 earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Concordia College, summa cum laude, with a major in English literature and a minor in speech communications. He has covered the economy, Wall Street, and the federal budget for NPR for two decades. Ydstie is also a regular guest host on NPR news programs.
We look forward to two days of engaging discussion with our guests. "Challenger Deep" and "The Soul of an Octopus" will be available in the library and the bookstore.