Spring 2005 Events and Activities

America: The View from Abroad: A Public Forum.
Co-Sponsors: Iowa Council for International Understanding, Dorsey & Whitney Law Firm, Drake University's Center for Global Citizenship.

Preview and lecture of Award Winning Documentary film: Morning Sun
A Psychological History of the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution given by Dr. Carma Hinton.
Sponsored by: Drake's Center for Global Citizenship and Iowa State University.

European Union Simulation Conference:
Professor Eleanor Zeff led 14 undergraduate students to participate in the Model European Union Simulation
Sponsored by: Drake's Center for Global Citizenship and the Department of Politics and International Relations

Pan American Program 2005: "Health Education In Our Community"
Sponsored By: The Pan American Committee and Drake University's Center for Global Citizenship

Constitutionalism and the War on Terror: A Symposium
Co-sponsors: Constitutional law Center, Drake University Law School, Belin, Lamson, McCormick, Zumback, Flynn, P.C., and Drake's Center for Global Citizenship.

International Study Abroad Opportunities for Drake Students:
Presentation by Dr. Eleanor Zeff, Assistant Professor of Politics and International Relations and Trudi Holst from the International Center.

Sponsored by: Drake's Center for Global Citizenship and the Office of International Programs and Services

Religious Resources for Respect and Responsibility: A Series of 3 Inter-religious Dialogues
Sponsored by: Drake's Center for Global Citizenship, Drake's Philosophy and Religion Department, Drake's Humanities Center, Drake Curriculum, and the Stringfellow Lecture.

Chinese New Year's Celebration
Sponsor: Drake University Chinese Cultural Exchange Program

Guest speaker: Juliette, a refugee from Rwanda
Sponsored by: Drake's Center for Global Citizenship and Lutheran Services of Iowa

Ambassador Moose and Judith Kaufmann
Sponsored by: Drake's Center for Global Citizenship

Shijiazhuang Performance Troupe
Sponsored by: The Greater Des Moines Sister City Commission, Chinese Association for Iowa, Iowa Sister States, Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs, Drake University, and the Central College.

Dr. Fauzia Ahmed: Micro Enterprise Loans and Gender Equity in Bangladesh and Pakistan
Sponsored by: Drake's Women's Studies, Drake's Center for Global Citizenship, & Iowa State University's Women's Studies program

Aids and Africa: A documentary film (International Women's Day)
Co-sponsored by: Drake's Center for Global Citizenship and the Gates' Foundation (DATA -Debt, Aids, Trade, and Africa)

University News
October 31, 2014
A retired U.S. diplomat and United Nations peacekeeper will discuss the UN’s role in peacekeeping on Nov. 6.
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