Started in 1958, the Rev. William F. Kelley, S.J. ΑΣΝ Lecture Series and reception is an annual event hosted by the Creighton ΑΣΝ Alumni Club.
The following list is a reverse chronological listing of past speakers from the Kelly, S.J. Lecture Series.
2013 ~ Ms. Betsy Fischer
NBC's Meet the Press Executive Director
2011 ~ Dr. John P. Curtin
A Physician's Reflection on Education: Lifelong Learning
2010 ~ Dr. Dan Daly
Raising Children in a Health Environment: How the Boys Town Experience Can Help Today's Parents
2009 ~ Rev. Don Doll, S.J.
Jesuit Refugee Service: The New Missionary Venture of the Society
2008 ~ Rev. David Schultenover, S.J.
Partnership in a Global Mission: What Would Ignatius Do?
2007 ~ Patricia Callone & Connie Kudlacek
Alzheimer's Disease: Nurture What Remains
2006 ~ Senator Chuck Hagel
2005 ~ E. Michael McCann, J.D.
2004 ~ Dennis N. Mihelich, Ph.D.
The Americanization of Jesuit Education
2003 ~ Rev. Kevin F. Burke, S.J.
Crisis at Kairos
2002 ~ Rev. Jim Hug, S.J.
An Ignatian Contemplation on the Two Standards
2001 ~ Ron Hansen
The Catholic Writer
2000 ~ Jerris Leonard, J.D.
A Catholic Conservative and Civil Rights
1999 ~ Mary Alice Williams
1997 ~ Rev. Walter J. Burghardt, S.J.
1996 ~ Rev. Paul C. Reinert, S.J.
1995 ~ Rev. John F. Kavanaugh, S.J.
1994 ~ Anthony Kennedy Shriver
1993 ~ Letitia Baldrige
1992 ~ Frank Mankiewicz
1991 ~ Rev. William B. Faherty, S.J. (Historian, Mid-America)
1990 ~ Mildred Fay Jefferson, M.D. (Right to Life Protagonist)
1989 ~ Robert Keith Gray (CEO, Hill & Knowlton Public Affairs World Wide)
1988 ~ Herman Cain (President, Godfather's, Inc.)
1987 ~ Philip M. Klutznick, J.D.
Keeping an Eye on the Middle East
1986 ~ Vatican II Symposium: 20 years after
1985 ~ Rev. John Powell, S.J.
A Vision Through a New Life
1984 ~ Dr. Marlin Perkins (Wild Kingdom Naturalist)
1983 ~ Morris K. Udall (Second District, Arizona)
1982 ~ Michael E. DeBakey, M.D. (Heart Surgery Pioneer)
1981 ~ Floyd M. Kalber (National News Commentator)
1980 ~ Congressman Henry J. Hyde (6th District, Illinois)
1979 ~ Honorable Yitzhak Rabin (Former Israeli Ambassador to the United States)
1978 ~ Patrick J. Lucey (United States Ambassador to Mexico)
1977 ~ Senator Mike Mansfield (U.S. Senator, U.S. Ambassador to Japan)
1976 ~ James C. Keogh (Director, United States Information Agency)
1975 ~ Donald R. Keough (President, Coca-Cola)
1974 ~ Ambassador Henry Cabot Lodge (United States Special Envoy to the Vatican)
1973 ~ William Warfield
1971 ~ Rt. Rev. Vincent J. McCauley, CSC (Bishop of Uganda, East Africa)
1969 ~ John A. Grounouski, Ph.D. (Former Postmaster General, U.S. Ambassador to Poland)
1968 ~ James H. Lorie, Ph.D. (Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago)
1967 ~ Charles S. Murphy (Chairman of the Civil Aeronautics Board)
1966 ~ Loretta Young (Actress)
1965 ~ Thomas J. Kiernan, Ph.D. (United States Ambassador to Ireland)
1964 ~ His Eminence Paul Cardinal Marella (Archpriest of Saint Peter's Basilica)
1963 ~ Edward R. Annis, M.D. (President-Elect, American Medical Association)
1962 ~ Honorable Harry S. Truman (32nd President of the United States)
1961 ~ William F. Buckley (National Review)
1959 ~ General Albert Coady Wedemeyer (United States Army)
1958 ~ Carlos P. Romulo (Republic of the Philippines to the United States)
1957 ~ Manlio Brosio (Italian Ambassador to the United States)
1956 ~ Don Jose Marua de Areilza (Count of Motrico, Spanish Ambassador to the United States)
1955 ~ Heinz L. Krekeler (German Ambassador to the United States)