International Speaker Series

The International Speaker Series is free and open to the campus community. Faculty members are encouraged to bring their students to the presentations and the Office of International Programs is happy to make arrangements for extra credit attendance sign-in.

To pre-register to attend a Speaker Series Event, please use our online registration form.

For more information, contact the Office of Global Education and Engagement at GlobalEducation@uncc.edu or call 704-687-7755.


International Women's Day

March 28, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Student Union 340
The Office of International Programs, in partnership with the Office of Identity, Equity and Engagement and the World Affairs Council of Charlotte, invites the UNC Charlotte community to attend the 14th annual International Women's Day celebration.... Read More

International Speaker Series: James A. Walsh, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary

February 20, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
SAC, Salon D
Appointed Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State in the Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) in September 2018, Mr. James A Walsh is responsible for supporting State Department programs and policies to combat... Read More

International Speaker Series: Daniel Mulhall, Ambassador of Ireland to the United States

January 15, 2019 - 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
SAC, Salon A
Daniel Mulhall became the 18th Ambassador of Ireland to the United States in August 2017. Ambassador Mulhall’s initial appointments were in India, Austria, the European Union and Edinburgh, Scotland. In 2005, while Ireland’s Ambassador to... Read More
Daniel Mulhall, Ambassador of Ireland to the United States

International Speaker Series: Kirsti Kauppi, Ambassador of Finland to the United States

October 3, 2018 - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
University Cone Center, Room 208
  Ms. Kirsti Kauppi became Ambassador of Finland to the United States in September 2015. Prior to her appointment as the Finnish Ambassador to the US, she began her career in the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland in 1983 and Geneva in the... Read More

International Speaker Series: Ambassador Ryan Crocker

September 5, 2018 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Atkins Library, Halton Reading Room
Ryan Crocker is a Diplomat in Residence at the Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University, for the academic year 2017-2018. He served as U.S ambassador to Afghanistan, Iraq, Pakistan, Syria, Kuwait, and Lebanon. Ambassador Crocker has received various... Read More
Ryan Crocker