What does government look like at home and abroad?
The face of media is changing. What does this mean for Americans’ knowledge of the world, and what new programs are being born to fill this knowledge gap?
Payton Global Action Club (GAC), led by Ms. Gallegos, is hosting the Global Guest Speaker Series as part of International Week from Tuesday, May 30 through Friday, June 2, 2017. Each day during enrichment GAC is hosting thought-provoking discussions with leading experts in global and political affairs. This will be a moderated discussion with audience Q&A. All Grizzlies are welcome and encouraged to attend!
Our highly accomplished and acclaimed speakers include:
Tuesday, May 30: "Government Here and Abroad" w/ Tom Gingsburg, Professor of International Law at the University of Chicago
Wednesday, May 31: "Our Global Water Crisis" w/ Michael Tiboris, Global Water Fellow, The Chicago Council on Global Affairs
Thursday, June 1: "Our Changing Media and Democracy" w/ Richard Longworth, Chicago Tribune Foreign Correspondent, Senior Fellow at The Chicago Council on Global Affairs
Friday, June 2: "Current Events and Global Affairs" w/ Ambassador Ivo Daalder, President of The Chicago Council on Global Affairs, Former U.S. Permanent Representative of NATO
Students, come learn about current events and social and global challenges and more about what work looks like in these fields. We hope to see you there!