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Salem State Series to Feature Iconic Major League Baseball Player David Ortiz

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In its 40th year, the Series is set to return to in-person events

Iconic Major League Baseball Player David Ortiz (“Big Papi”) is slated to visit Salem State University in the spring. The visit comes as the Salem State University Foundation, Inc., celebrates the 40th anniversary of its popular speaker series and plans a return to in-person events after switching to a virtual format in early 2020 when the pandemic hit.

Ortiz is scheduled to visit Salem State on May 4, 2022, for a conversation about the skills needed to succeed, leadership, and giving back. Read David Ortiz's full bio and learn how to purchase tickets at

Doors open at 6:30 pm, the speaker series begins at 7:30 pm.

When 8:30pm
O'Keefe Complex, O'Keefe Campus
225 Canal Street, Salem, MA 01970
Rockett Arena

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