2019 Lives in Public Policy and Public Service Address

What is Public Service? From Political Activism to Elected Office with New York State Senator Jessica Ramos (District 13). The Lives in Public Policy and Public Service lecture series of the  Peter S. Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and  International Affairs invites speakers each academic year to share  their journey into public service with faculty and students. The  lecture series seeks to engage students who are keenly interested in pursuing their passion for public service and policymaking.

Presented by the Peter S. Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and International Affairs and the Public Policy and Public Service Program in conjunction with the State and Local Politics Lecture Series.

Co-sponsored by Hofstra Cultural Center, the Office of University Relations, and the Center for Civic Engagement.

 

 

 

 

Day of Dialogue XVII: Conflict, Climate, and the Crisis of Forced Migration

Through presentations, panels, and workshops, the Hofstra community will examine the dramatic realities of people around the world who are being forced to move because of war and conflict or the growing threat of climate change. These crises and vulnerabilities lead to many forms of exploitation, including the formidable increase in human trafficking. The Day of Dialogue events will examine the connections between war and conflict, environmental catastrophe, and the impact on people who are displaced, vulnerable, and unprotected. It will also explore ways in which these challenges can be addressed through awareness and collective action. The day will feature keynote speaker William D. Hartung, director of the Arms and Security Project at the Center for International Policy and the author of Prophets of War: Lockheed Martin and the Making of the Military-Industrial Complex.

This all-day annual event presented by Hofstra's Center for Civic Engagement serves as an important forum for community engagement and participation. Students, faculty and community members are welcome. 

Join the #HofDialogue conversation on social media.

For a schedule of panels, workshops and presentations, or for more information, please visit hofstra.edu/dayofdialogue or contact Josie Dituri, graduate assistant, Center for Civic Engagement, at jdituri1@pride.hofstra.edu.

 

 

Date: Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Time: 11:15 a.m.-12:45 p.m.

LocationMultipurpose Room West, Mack Student Center (please note that this is a location change)

This event is free, but registration is required. Please RSVP using the RSVP for this Event link.

 

  

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

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Location:

Multipurpose Room West, Mack Student Center
Sondra and David S. Mack Student Center
Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549
USA


Contact:

Hofstra Cultural Center

Phone: 516-463-5669
Website: Click to Visit

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