UCF Global Perspectives

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Upcoming Events

2019/01/24
Ambassador Eric. S Edelman

Ambassador Eric. S Edelman

Managing Turmoil in the Middle East

Ambassador Eric S. Edelman co-chairs the Bipartisan Policy Center’s Task Force on Managing Disorder in the Middle East. He also is currently a Roger Hertog Practitioner in Residence at Johns Hopkins SAIS and Counselor at the Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments. Edelman served as U.S. Ambassador to Turkey and Finland during the Clinton and Bush administrations. He retired as a career minister from the U.S. Foreign Service on May 1, 2009.

Learn more about Ambassador Edelman here.

Time: 3:00 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.

Location: Cape Florida Ballroom, UCF Student Union

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All are welcome to attend this public forum.

 
2019/02/05
LIFE Global Issues Series - Michael Greyeyes

LIFE Global Issues Series - Michael Greyeyes

Education, Culture and Indigenous Identity

Time: 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Location: Pegasus Ballroom, UCF Student Union

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A feature of the 2019 LIFE Global Issues Series. Open access. Limited seating available.

 
2019/02/07
2019 Florida International Summit

2019 Florida International Summit

Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery

The Florida International Summit is the annual, signature event of the Florida Network for Global Studies (FNGS). This year’s event will shed light onto modern day slavery and human trafficking taking place both internationally and locally. Audience members will hear from law enforcement and academic specialists, community organizations and keynote speaker. Guests are also invited to participate in Q&As.

Time: 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Location: Adam W. Hebert University Center at UNF, 1200 Alumni Drive, Building 43 Jacksonville, FL 32224

More Information:

For further information and registration, please click here.

 
2019/02/19
LIFE Global Issues Series - Zak Dychtwald

LIFE Global Issues Series - Zak Dychtwald

"Young China"

Time: 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Location: Cape Florida Ballroom, UCF Student Union

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A feature of the 2019 LIFE Global Issues Series. Open access. Limited seating available.

 
2019/02/26
LIFE Global Issues Series - Kenneth Morris

LIFE Global Issues Series - Kenneth Morris

History, Human Rights and the Power of One

Time: 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Location: Pegasus Ballroom, UCF Student Union

More Information:

A feature of the 2019 LIFE Global Issues Series. Open access. Limited seating available.