KQV Global Press Conference
Challenges and opportunities facing Europe
May 30, 2015
This half-hour radio program will feature Johan Verbeke, Belgian Ambassador to the United States. He will discuss "Challenges and opportunities facing Europe” with host former Council President, Dr. Steven E. Sokol.
Summer Seminar on Global Issues
June 15-July 2, 2015
June 15, 2015
The Summer Seminar on Global Issues is designed to help students understand and think critically about their world—and the various issues, connections, and perspectives within it. Through a mix of classroom instruction, experiential learning activities, and discussions with experts, participants will strengthen their understanding of overarching global issues and how these issues shape the world around them.
18th Annual Summer Institute for Teachers - Teaching Contemporary Global Issues
June 16-17, 2015
June 16, 2015
The Institute is a two-day workshop which consists of presentations on contemporary world affairs, small group problem solving exercises, and lesson-planning sessions with direct application to your curriculum.
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A Panel Discussion and Video Conference for High School Students
April 23, 2013
9:00 - 10:30 a.m.
Videoconference and Woodland Hills High School, 2550 Greensburg Pike, Pittsburgh, PA 15221
Do you hope to be successful in an interdependent world?
Today’s students will enter a global and diverse workforce where the need for employees who can speak world languages and can collaborate cross-culturally is imperative. Whether you plan to work abroad or to never leave your hometown, globalization will bring the world to you. No matter what field you’re considering, our changing world means that you will need new skills and knowledge to be competitive and successful in the future.
Hear from a panel of prominent international business leaders -- and interact with your peers locally and internationally -- to learn about intercultural skills, critical languages, new business practices, exciting international careers, and the changing global marketplace.
The world is changing…are you ready?
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