UC Connect Brown Bag SeriesThursday, November 6th
12:30 PM to 2:00 PM – UC 214
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Kennesaw State University Presents The Global Futures ForumNovember 14, 2014
More details to come
About the Global Futures Forum
The Honors College and University College of Kennesaw State University announces the 2014 Global Futures Forum that will be held at on the campus of Kennesaw State in the Humanities and Social Science Auditorium and Atrium on Thursday, November 13th through Saturday, November 15th. The theme for this inaugural event is:
Developing Economic Sustainability and Cultural Exchange in the Americas
Kennesaw State University has distinguished itself as an institution of excellence and a leader in the field of international affairs and global issues. The recipient of the 2011 Senator Paul Simon Award for Campus Internationalization and a partner institution with the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) and its global training division, CIFAL, Kennesaw State, its academic colleges and the Institute for Global Initiatives offer an integrated, interdisciplnary and multi-faceted globally- oriented learning environment that is engaged with Metropolitan Atlanta and across the world.
Today’s world is marked by geopolitical complexity, interdependence, and incessant change. Cultural expertise and the exchange of ideas and perspectives are fundamental competencies. Anticipating the world of tomorrow, the goal of this interdisciplinary forum is to showcase public and private thought leaders, organizations, and best practices that are accomplishing meaningful work impacting the trends and issues that are tied to recognized global challenges.
Forum Co-Chairs: Professor Ken Hill, Director, Strategic Global Initiatives for the Honors College
Professor Todd Shinholster, Lecturer, University College
Forum Steering Committee (Vice Chairs)
Dr. Ralph Rascati, Founding Dean of the Honors College
Dr. Keisha Hoerrner, Interim Dean, University College
Chris Young, Executive Director, CIFAL Atlanta