UCF Global Perspectives

=

2013-2014 Events

What Is Global Is Local


2013/10/01
Prabhu Guptara

Prabhu Guptara

Challenges and Issues for India's Rise

Time: 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Location: UCF Student Union, Garden Key

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

More Information:

Open forum.

 
2013/09/30
Jessica Fellowes

Jessica Fellowes

An Afternoon with Downton Abbey

Best-selling author and Downton Abbey insider.

Time: 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Location: Cape Florida Ballroom, UCF Student Union

Sponsors: UCF Global Perspectives Office, UCF Book Festival 2014 in Association with the Morgridge International Reading Center, UCF College of Education, UCF Diplomacy Program, UCF Global Peace and Security Studies Program, Chastang Charitable Foundation, CliftonLarsonAllen, Orlando Area Committee on Foreign Relations, WUCF TV, UCF Political Science Department, UCF International Services Center, UCF LIFE and the Global Connections Foundation.

More Information:

Open to the public. Click here to read a press release with more information.

 
2013/09/17
Women and Leadership: A Global Perspective

Women and Leadership: A Global Perspective

Taking It to the Next Level

Featuring keynote presentation by journalist and MSNBC.com reporter, Irin Carmon, with introductory remarks made by Maria-Christina Santana, director of the UCF Women’s Studies Program.

Time: 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Location: UCF Student Union, Key West Ballroom

Sponsors: UCF Global Perspectives Office, UCF Student Government Association, UCF Burnett Honors College, UCF Women’s Studies Program, UCF Diplomacy Program, UCF Global Peace and Security Studies Program, the Chastang Charitable Foundation, UCF Center for the Success of Women Faculty, UCF Political Science Department, UCF LIFE and the Global Connections Foundation

More Information:

Open to the public. Click here to read a press release with more information.

 
2013/09/03
Ken Jennings

Ken Jennings

Mapping Our Place in the World

Trivia expert and author of “Maphead: Charting the Wide, Weird World of Geography Wonks”

Time: 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Location: UCF Student Union, Pegasus Ballroom

Sponsors: Sponsored by the UCF Global Perspectives Office, UCF Diplomacy Program, UCF Middle Eastern Studies Program, UCF China-Taiwan Cross-Strait Program, UCF Global Peace and Security Studies Program, UCF Isle of Man Small Countries Program, UCF Political Science Department, UCF LIFE, Lawrence J. Chastang and the Chastang Charitable Foundation, UCF Book Festival 2014 in association with the Morgridge International Reading Center and the Global Connections Foundation

More Information:

Open to the public. Click here to read a press release with more information, or here to download the event flyer.