UCF Global Perspectives

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Past Events

2017/10/03
Arun Gandhi

Arun Gandhi

Lessons from my Grandfather: Human Rights and Responsibilities

Peace activist, grandson of Mohandas Gandhi

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Sponsors: The India Center at UCF, UCF Global Perspectives Office, UCF Human Trafficking Awareness Program, Valencia College's Peace and Justice Institute, Lester N. Mandell Endowed Distinguished Lecture Series and the Global Connections Foundation

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A keynote presentation of the 2017 Interfaith Forum at UCF.

 
2017/10/03
Interfaith Forum

Interfaith Forum

Human Rights and Responsibilities

This event will feature a discussion from the Three Wise Guys and a luncheon keynote presentation by Arun Gandhi. Click here to view the event flyer.

Time: 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Location: Cape Florida Ballroom, UCF Student Union

Sponsors: UCF Global Perspectives Office, The India Center at UCF, UCF Human Trafficking Awareness Program, Valencia College's Peace and Justice Institute and the Global Connections Foundation

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This event requires advance registration, which is provided at no cost, thanks to program sponsors. Anyone wishing to register should email global@ucf.edu.

 
2017/09/07
CANCELED - Vera Miranova

CANCELED - Vera Miranova

How Syria's Islamist Rebels Attract Moderate Recruits

International Security Fellow at the Belfer Center in Harvard Kennedy School

Time: 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Location: Cape Florida Ballroom, UCF Student Union

Sponsors: UCF Intelligence Community Center for Academic Excellence, Global Perspectives Office

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Update: This event has been canceled.

All are welcome to attend this public forum. Click here to view the event flyer.

 
2017/04/27
David Satter

David Satter

Senior Fellow, Hudson Institute. Fellow, Foreign Policy Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies.

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Sponsors: UCF Global Perspectives Office

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Campus and community meetings.

 
2017/04/06
First Annual IRC Forum

First Annual IRC Forum

The Middle East in the 21st Century

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Location: Key West Ballroom, UCF Student Union

Sponsors: UCF International Relations Club, UCF Global Perspectives Office, UCF Political Science Department and the Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd Program for Strategic Research and Studies

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All are welcome to attend this public forum. Click here to view the program booklet from this event.

 
2017/03/31
Alpana Singh

Alpana Singh

Motivation and Determination

Master Sommelier and Restaurateur

Time: 2:20 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.

Location: Rosen College of Hospitality Management

Sponsors: UCF Global Perspectives Office, The India Center at UCF and the Global Connections Foundation

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A keynote presentation of the 2017 Women’s Hospitality Leadership Forum, hosted by the Rosen College for Hospitality Management, and a feature of Women’s History Month, celebrated by UCF.

 
2017/03/31
Women's Hospitality Leadership Forum

Women's Hospitality Leadership Forum

Pathways to Success

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:45 p.m.

Location: Rosen College of Hospitality Management

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Visit the event’s website for more information, a full list of sponsors and to RSVP.

 
2017/03/30
2017 Lou Frey Institute Symposium

2017 Lou Frey Institute Symposium

Time: 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Location: Cape Florida Ballroom, UCF Student Union

Sponsors: UCF Global Perspectives Office, Lou Frey Institute, Bipartisan Policy Center, American Security Project, Edward M. Kennedy Institute, Lester N. Mandell Endowed Distinguished Lecture Series and the Global Connections Foundation

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Visit http://loufreyinstitute.org/ for more information about the event. Click here to view the event program. Click here to read a write-up about this event.

 
2017/03/23
Mira Sorvino

Mira Sorvino

The Global Fight Against Human Trafficking

UN Goodwill Ambassador to Combat Human Trafficking and Academy Award Winning Actress.

Time: 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Location: Pegasus Ballroom, UCF Student Union

Sponsors: UCF Global Perspectives Office, UCF Human Trafficking Awareness Program, Lester N. Mandell Endowed Distinguished Lecture Series, Orlando Area Committee on Foreign Relations, World Affairs Council of Central Florida and the Global Connections Foundation

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All are welcome to attend this public forum. Click here to read a write-up about the event.

 
2017/03/21
Kayla Harrison

Kayla Harrison

Empowering Women: Persistence and Overcoming Obstacles

Time: 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Location: Cape Florida Ballroom, UCF Student Union

Sponsors: UCF Global Perspectives Office, UCF Office of Diversity and Inclusion and the Global Connections Foundation

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All are welcome to attend this public forum. Click here to read a write-up about the event.