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International Speaker Series

The International Speaker Series is free and open to the campus community. Faculty members are encouraged to bring their students to the presentations and the Office of International Programs is happy to make arrangements for extra credit attendance sign-in. For more information, contact the Office of International Programs at international@uncc.edu or call 704-687-7755.
January 22, 2015 - 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Dale Halton Reading Room, Atkins Library
RSVP to the Office of International Programs
international@uncc.edu

The spring installments of the 7th Annual International Speaker Series begin with Colonel Mykleby who will deliver a presentation entitled Sustainability: An American Grand Strategy for the 21st Century followed by questions from the audience.

Photo of Ambassador Ramon Gil-Casares
November 20, 2014 - 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Atkins Library, Halton Reading Room
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international@uncc.edu

Ramon Gil-Casares, Ambassador of Spain to the United States

Photo of Dr. Katherine Kaup
October 16, 2014 - 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Atkins Library, Halton Reading Room
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Dr. Katherine Kaup, author of Creating the Zhuang: Ethnic Politics in China and James B. Duke Professor of Asian Studies and Political Science, Furman University

Dr. Kaup has travelled to China for research and with study tours since 1990.  Her research focuses on ethnic minorities and rule of law developments in China. She is the author of Creating the Zhuang: Ethnic Politics in China, several articles and chapters on ethnic minorities, and editor and contributor to the textbook Understanding Contemporary Asia. 

Photograph of Dr. Badrul Alam
September 25, 2014 - 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Atkins Library, Halton Reading Room
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U.S.-India Relations: Prospects and Challenges

Dr. Badrul Alam (author of Contours of India’s Foreign Policy: Changes and Challenges) from Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) University in New Delhi, India, will discuss current affairs between India and the United States and share insights from his 2014 book which explores elements of India’s foreign policy. Prior to visiting UNC Charlotte, Alam will deliver the keynote address at the India Symposium hosted by Winston Salem State University.