Drake University Calendar

Global Citizen Forum

Registration:  8:30 AM

Morning:  9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Student research conference and other thematic concurrent sessions. If you just read any outstanding papers on a global topic, please encourage those students to submit them to jeffrey.kappen@drake.edu by February 1, 2019 for consideration. 

Lunch:  11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
"Anti-Migrant Rhetoric,Myths and Trends: Building a New Consensus"
(Must RSVP for lunch)

Keynote by Dr. Livingstone Sewanyana, President of the Foundation for Human Rights Initiative in Kampala, Uganda, and Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order to the United Nations Human Rights Council.  A panel discussing local, national and global perspectives on migration will follow Dr. Livingstone’s keynote address.

Afternoon:  2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Activism workshop: Exploring Strategies to Affect Change.

Friday, March 8, 2019 at 8:30am to 4:00pm

Olmsted Center
2875 University Avenue Des Moines, IA 50311

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