The University of Iowa

Major lecture on internationalization

Downing A. Thomas, Associate Provost and Dean of International Programs
Downing A. Thomas, Associate Provost and Dean of International Programs
October 21, 2016
Major lecture on internationalization

Please add to your calendar and distribute widely.  These events kick off the campus-wide conversation around our Internationalization Vision in tandem with the events we will sponsor for the Department of State’s International Education Week.

The University of Iowa is pleased to invite you to two special events in the 2016-2017 Commitment to Internationalization lecture series.

Internationalization and the Geopolitics of Higher Education
presented by
Ellen Hazelkorn, policy advisor to the Higher Education Authority, Ireland
Wednesday, November 16
4:30-5:30 p.m., Old Capitol Senate Chamber
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World Canvass: Higher Education in the Age of Internationalization
featuring the presentation of the 2016 International Impact Award to Mr. Howard Kerr.
Special guests for the discussion are Ellen Hazelkorn and Barbara McFadden Allen.
Thursday, November 17
7:30-9:00 p.m., Voxman Music Building (6:30-7:30 p.m., catered reception in Voxman lounge)
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Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa- sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Amy Green in advance at 319-335-1433 or