Profs and Pints has expanded online to further democratize access to higher learning and provide people access to hiqh-quality scholarly talks while social distancing. See listings of talks that you can watch from home on the Online Talks page. 


 Great news: Profs and Pints  has expanded to Chicago,

Dallas, Nashville, and Philadelphia, as well as within Washington D.C., through a collaboration with the national Cambria Hotel brand! 

Having staged several events at Cambria Hotels in each city, Profs and Pints intends to expanding to other venues in those metropolitan areas. Please spread the word to help Profs and Pints fulfill its mission of democratizing access to higher learning and providing scholars with new audiences.

Links to more information on Profs and Pints

events in each city:

Washington DC







Current and former college faculty members who are interested in giving Profs and Pints talks or workshops can find more information on the presenters page. 

Owners or managers of potential Profs and Pints venues can find more information here.

Check out media coverage of Profs and Pints and see what all the buzz is about! Click the links here to see stories by the Washington Post, Washingtonian magazine, Philadelphia's WHYY radio,

KERA public radio in Dallas, the Northwest Courier, and the student newspapers at Catholic University, DePaul University, and George Washington University





Support Profs and Pints through Patreon and get yourself or loved ones placed on guest lists for talks.

Profs and Pints talks represent a great way to introduce young people to various academic fields. Please note, however, that all talks are delivered on an adult level and may feature mature content. Unless otherwise stated in event descriptions, anyone under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. 

A note from Profs and Pints CEO Peter Schmidt about diversity among presenters:

In my recruitment of speakers I am committed to diversity in all of its forms, including gender, race, and ideological orientation. I encourage any college faculty member interested in being featured by Profs and Pints to click this link for important background on the lectures and workshops that Profs and Pints offers and to email for additional information on how to apply.