International Week

International Week to focus on Global Connections: Business, Culture and Community

USF St. Petersburg will observe International Week Feb. 25 through March 1 with a series of events organized around the theme, “Global Connections: Business, Culture, and

The events underscore USF St. Petersburg’s commitment to enhancing the global competence of its students and faculty and to raise public awareness regarding important international issues.

The week of events is designed for students, faculty and staff as well as the general public.

The events, all of them free and open to the public, include film screenings, discussions of the immigration experience in the U.S., a presentation about joining the Peace Corps, a discussion involving refugees from several countries, a panel discussion about the effects of the digital revolution and globalization, and a talk about the role of social media in the Egyptian revolution by journalist Ashraf Khalil, author of Liberation Square: Inside the Egyptian Revolution.

Download the International Week 2013 program in PDF format. Or go here for more details about all the events.