Alex and Maia Shibutani will be coming to Northeastern University for a talk and Q&A on January 12th, 2019!
Alex and Maia (also known as the Shibutani Siblings) are widely recognized for their figure skating accomplishments as 2x Olympic medalists, 2x U.S. Champions, 3x World medalists, 2016 Four Continents Champions, 2014 Olympians, and 14x U.S. National medalists. We are very proud and excited to bring them in to talk with the Northeastern and Boston community!
TICKETS WILL GO ON SALE ON THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6 AT 12PM:
– NU Undergrad: $10
– Non NU: $25
DOORS OPEN: 6:30pm
EVENT STARTS: 7:00pm
Want to submit a question for our Q&A? Click here!:
MORE ABOUT THE SPEAKERS:
Alex and Maia Shibutani are a brother-and-sister Olympic pair and are highly accomplished in figure skating as two-time Olympic bronze medalists from 2018, three-time World medalists (silver in 2016; bronze in 2011 and 2017), the 2016 Four Continents champions, and two-time U.S. national champions (2016, 2017). In addition to these awards, they became the first ice dancers who are both of Asian descent to medal at the Olympics in 2018 (bronze in team figure skating and ice dancing), the second sibling duo to ever share an ice dancing Olympic medal, and the first sibling duo to medal from the United States.
Northeastern Pi Delta Psi
Northeastern University Hong Kong Student Association
Northeastern University Japanese Student Association (NEUJSA)
Northeastern University Chinese Student Association – NUCSA
This event was funded by the Student Activity Fee.
Arrangements for the appearance of the Shibutani Siblings made through Greater Talent Network, LLC, New York, NY.