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NYU Global Engagement Symposium

April 28, 2017 from 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Kimmel Center for University Life


8:00am to 9:00am - Breakfast and UCB presentation skills workshop (open only to student presenters)

9:30am to 11:30am - Concurrent live student presentations and film screenings (open to all symposium attendees)

12:30pm to 2:00pm - Keynote address, luncheon, and closing ceremony (invitation only)

Breakfast and UCB Presentation Skills Workshop

8:00am to 9:00am  - Room 461 - Open only to presenters

Symposium presenters will convene for a breakfast and a workshop with the Upright Citizens Brigade. The workshop will focus on enhancing presentation skills by exploring concepts and techniques associated with long form improvisation.

Concurrent Student Presentations

Open to all symposium attendees

9:30am to 10:00am

Harry Kirk - CAS - Room 906

Angie Liao - Gallatin - Room 908

Aimee Misaki - Liberal Studies - Room 910

10:15am to 10:45am

Jessica Wisniewski - Liberal Studies - Room 906

Francesca Flink & Sara Kohlberg - CAS / College of Global Public Health - Room 908

Matthew Dickason - Steinhardt - Room 910

11:00am to 11:30am

Denis Yu - Steinhardt - Room 906

Gahyun Helen You - Liberal Studies - Room 908

Melissa Godin - Liberal Studies - Room 910

Film Screenings - Room 803

Open to all symposium attendees

10:15am to 10:45am

Willow Frederick - CAS

Emily Ho - Steinhardt

11:00am to 11:30am

Tom Fields - Tisch

E. R. Pulgar - Gallatin

Student Panel: Immigrant, Migrant & Refugee Communities

11:45am to 12:15pm - Room 803

Open to all symposium attendees

Student Panelists: Angie Liao, Oliver Jones, and Anna Reiff.

Keynote Luncheon and Closing Ceremony

12:30pm to 2:00pm
19 Washington Square North

Invitation Only

Heather Halstead, founder and Executive Director of Reach the World, will deliver a keynote address during a luncheon attended by symposium presenters, their guests, and invited staff and faculty. Reach the World uses its digital platform to makes the benefits of travel accessible to classrooms, inspiring students to become curious, confident, global citizens. Following the luncheon, presenters will be acknowledged for their participation in a closing ceremony.