Wilkes University


Jake Wood to Deliver Allan P. Kirby Lecture on Nov. 15

Jake Wood, co-founder of Team Rubicon, will deliver the Allan P. Kirby Lecture in Free Enterprise and Entrepreneurship on Nov. 15, at 7 p.m. at The Kirby Center for Creative Arts at Wyoming Seminary, 260 N. Sprague Ave., Wilkes-Barre.  Admission is free.

Wood will deliver the lecture, "The One and the Nine: Building Organizations That Win." Wood, a former Marine scout sniper and University of Wisconsin football player, will speak about how one can find and build the team needed to win life's battles and become one that inspires others. There will be a book signing of Wood’s 2014 book Take Command: Lessons in Leadership following the lecture.

Transportation to the lecture will be provided for students. Shuttles will be available behind the Henry Student Center at 6, 6:15, 6:30 and 6:45 p.m.

Shuttles will be available to return to campus from 8 to 9 p.m. at the Kirby Center.