Global Programs Events Calendar
These workshops will give detailed information about applying for a Gilman Scholarship and general information about studying abroad. In order to be eligible for the Gilman Scholarship, you must be a student from the U.S. and receiving or eligible to receive a Pell Grant. There will be several workshops, but you only need to attend one to get the information.
A workshop on Mental Health, sponsored by the LINKS, Inc, for international students. Speaker: Dr. Tina Bruce, Bruce Professional Counseling Service, LLC.
Speaker: Dr. Olalekan David Adeniyi, Fulbright Research Fellow, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, College of Engineering, University of Akron
The United Nations Conference on Global Food Security will have speakers from the United Nations and UN related organizations discuss the current status of Global Food Security and possible future developments and impacts.
The speakers are: Thomas J. Pesek, Senior Liaison Officer, Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO); Clinton Joseph, International Program Specialist, USDA- Foreign Agricultural Service; Matthew P. Rabbitt, Economist, USDA - Economic Research Service; Challis McDonough, Senior Communications Officer, UN World Food Program (WFP)