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Global Opportunities Expo

March 29

All-Day Event

University of Kansas, 1 University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA

The KU Area Studies Centers and Donnelly College will co-host the 2019 Global Opportunities Expo on Friday, March 29, 2019, an annual all-day event that introduces students to academic and study abroad programs, careers, initiatives, and intriguing ideas that should inspire all of us to think and act globally. The University of Kansas and Donnelly College partner at this event to showcase exciting and dynamic research and artistic projects undertaken by our faculty and students. The 2019 Global Opportunities Expo will include: an info-fair of language and area studies units/offices at KU; a continental breakfast & welcome reception; lunch catered by KU; and an info-session about financial assistance made possible by the U.S. Department of Education. The expo will also feature students and faculty from regional schools as part of: two keynote presentations by KU faculty; a student panel about global experiences; Red Hot Research presentations; and spoken word (poetry, personal essay, etc.) and dance performances by students/student groups. The 2019 Global Opportunities Expo is made possible in part by U.S. Department of Education National Resource Center grants and is sponsored by Donnelly College and the University of Kansas Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Kansas African Studies Center, Center for Russian, East European & Eurasian Studies, Center for Global and International Studies, and Center for East Asian Studies, African & African American Studies, Spencer Museum of Art, Office of International Affairs, and the Open Language Resource Center. If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Paula Console-Soican, assistant professor at 913-621-8784 or Back to Calendar

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