Cultural Inquiry: New Spaces, New Objects: An Interdisciplinary Inquiry


May 19, 2022 at 9:00AM EST (4:00PM Jeddah) Virtual Event – Participants can join the event through the Zoom link. Please join this exciting event titled: “Cultural Inquiry: New Spaces, New Objects: An Interdisciplinary Inquiry.” Cultural Inquiry is an innovative series of interdisciplinary research events that promotes fruitful exchanges and interactions between the Middle East […]
Posted May 9, 2022

Understanding the Role of the United States in Expos


May 25, 2022  at 11:00AM Virtual Event – Registration is required Join us for a conversation on a groundbreaking oral history project to explore the future of International Expositions and the United States’ role in them. Oral historians, sponsored by the National Endowment for the Humanities and State Department, will discuss their findings from interviews […]
Posted May 2, 2022

Botswana: Politics, Environment, and Education


April 14, 2022 from 12:00PM to 1:30PM In-person Event – Barbara Ying Center – Room 101 Join us for lunch and a discussion with Prof. Agreement Lathi Jotia, Dr. Lucretia Wame Hambira, and Dr. Kebapetse Lotshwao on climate change adaptation, politics, economy, globalization and higher education. Hosted in partnership with the UCF College of Community […]
Posted April 11, 2022

Puerto Rico Baseball Day at UCF


Saturday, March 26, 2022 3:00pm – 5:00pm (check-in opens at 2:00pm) Join the UCF Puerto Rico Research Hub, UCF Athletics, and Major League Baseball (MLB) for Puerto Rico Baseball Day at the University of Central Florida. MLB will host a PLAY BALL Event – a free baseball clinic for children between the ages of 5 […]
Posted March 8, 2022

A Transatlantic Conversation: Managing Migration in Florida and Cairo


Wednesday, March 30, 2022 10:00AM -11:30AM EST (4:00PM-5:30PM Cairo Time) You are cordially invited to join us for this special webinar featuring experts from the United States and Middle East and North Africa in a conversation on migration management. This panel discussion will focus on refugee and migrant populations and local hosting communities in Central […]
Posted March 7, 2022


Designing for Interaction and Integration: Artists in Exile


February 17, 2022 from 1:00PM – 2:00 PM Barbara Ying Center – Room 101               The Middle Eastern Studies Program and GPII are excited to invite you to an in-person presentation titled: “Designing for Interaction & Integration: Artists in Exile.” Dr. Zeynep Arda, the Chair of the Visual Communication […]
Posted February 2, 2022

What the Future Holds: A Discussion on Future U.S.-Arab Relations II


December 2, 2021 from 11:00AM – 12:15 PM   UCF Global Perspectives and International Initiatives at the University of Central Florida in partnership with the School of Global Affairs and Public Policy at the American University in Cairo is launching the 2nd installment of an ongoing series of Future U.S.- Arab Relations. This virtual event […]
Posted November 22, 2021

Meet Consul General of Japan in Miami-Kazuhiro Nakai


November 17, 2021 from 10:00AM to 11:00AM EST Meet Consul General of Japan in Miami-Kazuhiro Nakai               The Puerto Rico Research Hub is proud to host Consul General of Japan in Miami-Kazuhiro Nakai. Consul Nakai will discuss his professional trajectory, particularly his experience as Director of International Education. He […]
Posted November 9, 2021

Building Peace in a Fractured Society


November 16, 2021 from 11:00AM – 12:15PM EST UCF Global Building – Room 101   GPII is privileged to be hosting Rev. Dr. Gary Mason for a presentation titled: Building Peace in A Fractured Society. This talk will be based on his work in Northern Ireland and the Israel-Palestinian conflict. Gary is one of the […]
Posted November 7, 2021

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