The Office of Global Learning

Global Education: From the Office of Global Learning

The Office of Global Learning is a central university office that coordinates and initiates various programs and events designed to promote the Global Mission of Fairleigh Dickinson University.  Please take the time to browse our site to learn more about our Office and the many opportunities available for students and faculty. 

 

UN Pathways Event Arvhives


Spring 2014 Global Events


 
Indonesia: Land of Many Cultures 

UN Pathways Forum:“Indonesia: Land of Many Cultures, Mysteries and Challenges&rdquo
[Watch Video on GIG]

 Delegate: Desra Percaya,Permanent Representatve of the Republic of Indonesia to the United Nations
 Date: Feb 26, 2014
 U.N. Pathways - Ambassador Forums
 


Fall 2013 Global Events


 
Diplomatic Circle Series - Video Conference 

Canada - Challenges and Opportunities in the 21st Century
[Watch Video on GIG]

 Delegate: Ambassador Guillermo E. Rishchynski, Permanent Representative of Canada to the United Nations
 Date: Nov 20, 2013
 U.N. Pathways - Ambassador Forums
 
Diplomatic Circle Series - Video Conference 

Role of Romania in Central/Southeastern Europe, the European Union and the United Nations
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 Delegate: Ambassador Simona-Mirela Miculescu, Permanent Representative of Romania to the United Nations.
 Date: Nov 06, 2013
 U.N. Pathways - Ambassador Forums
 
Diplomatic Circle Series - Video Conference 

Rebuilding Iraq: Envisioning Iraq's Future
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 Delegate: Ambassador Hamid Al Bayati, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Iraq to the United Nations.
 Date: October 23, 2013
 U.N. Pathways - Ambassador Forums
 
Diplomatic Circle Series - Video Conference 

Reversing Global Climate Change: Too Little Too Late?
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 Delegate: Mr. James Sniffen, Senior Information Program Officer, United Nations Environmental Program
 Date: Oct 08, 2013
 U.N. Pathways - Video Conferences
 
Diplomatic Circle Series - Video Conference 

Women and Children: Victims of War - Agents of Peace?
[Watch Video on GIG]

 Delegate: Mr. Pablo Castillo-Diaz - Policy Specialist for Protection and Security, UN Women and FDU Panel: Dr. David Rosen and 2 students from countries currently in conflict
 Date: Sep 24, 2013
 U.N. Pathways - Special Events


Spring 2013 Global Events


 
Diplomatic Circle Series - Video Conference 

Madagascar - Island of Mystery and Promise
[Watch Video on GIG]

 Delegate: Ambassador Zina Andrianarivelo-Razafy, Permanent Representative of Madagascar to the United Nations.
 Date: April 30, 2013
 U.N. Pathways - Ambassador Forums
 
Diplomatic Circle Series - Video Conference 

Peru and its Contributions to Latin America and the World
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 Delegate: H.E. Ambassador Enrique Román-Morey
 Date: April 17, 2013
 U.N. Pathways - Ambassador Forums
 
Diplomatic Circle Series - Video Conference 

Children: The World's Greatest Victims of Armed Conflict?
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 Delegate: Ms. Leila Zerrougui, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict.
 Date: April 16, 2013
 U.N. Pathways - Video Conferences
 
Diplomatic Circle Series - Video Conference 

Communications and Public Information: Key to UN Success or Failure?
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 Delegate: Peter Launsky-Tieffenthal, Under-Secretary-General for Communications and Public Information
 Date: April 02, 2013
 UN/NGO Pathways - Ambassador Forum
 
Diplomatic Circle Series - Video Conference 

UN Pathways Ambassador Forum: Peru and its Contributions to Latin America and the World
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 Delegate: Ambassador Lhatu Wangchuk, Permanent Representative of Bhutan
 Date: Feb 20, 2013
 U.N. Pathways - Ambassador Forums
 
Diplomatic Circle Series - Video Conference 

UN Academic Impact Initiative: Gateway for Global Engagement?
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 Delegate: Ramu Damodoran, Deputy Director for Partnerships and Public Engagement
 Date: Feb 19, 2013
 U.N. Pathways - Video Conferences


OTHER UPDATES

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program competition is OPEN for the 2009-2010 academic year. 

The program awards approximately 1,450 grants annually for travel, study and research in over 140 countries worldwide.  U.S. students interested in applying for the Fulbright should contact Diana Cvitan at dcvitan@fdu.edu or 201-692-7161 as soon as possible.  Deadline for final submission of all application materials is October 20, 2008.  Further details are available at http://us.fulbrightonline.org