SUNY New Paltz will host its distinguished speaker series on Monday, Oct. 28 at 7:30 p.m. in Lecture Center room 100. Emmy Award-winning journalist Janus Adams and award-winning author and activist Ilyasah Shabazz will engage in an intergenerational discussion about personal and social responsibility. The event is open to the public. Tickets are available online for $10, but there is no fee for SUNY New Paltz students. Tickets will also be available one hour prior to the lecture in the Lecture Center Lobby. For more information about tickets, call 845-257-3880.