The series, titled "Turmoil & Triumph," will look closely at Shultz's service in President Ronald Reagan’s administration. The second and third parts of the series will be aired on July 19 and 26.
Shultz was a professor in the Department of Economics and the MIT Sloan School of Management from 1948 to 1957. He is also the chairman of the MIT Energy Initiative's External Advisory Board.
For more information on the series, and to see scheduled showtimes, visit http://www.turmoilandtriumph.org/.