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Discussion: “Alumni in Diplomacy Panel Discussion” (part of Diplomacy Week) (Hybrid)

April 22, 2022 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

 

Join UNC Global on April 22 for a panel discussion featuring three accomplished Carolina alumni working in the world of diplomacy and international affairs. The event is part of UNC Global’s first-ever Diplomacy Week. RSVP to let us know how you’re coming!

Jennifer Davis is a career Foreign Service Officer who is currently completing a Council on Foreign Relations Fellowship at Georgetown University and the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and concurrently has just begun as a Senior Advisor to U.S. Ambassador to the UN Linda Thomas-Greenfield. She has a bachelor’s with distinction and J.D. with honors from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Kathryn Hewitt is an experienced national security professional with a background in policy, research, project management, and public affairs. Kate is a public affairs specialist and spokeswoman for the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA). She holds a master’s in Global Studies from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and was awarded a Foreign Languages and Area Studies Fellowship to study Persian.

Erin O’Connor Minthorn served as a career member of the Foreign Service at the U.S. Department of State. In her near decade of service, her assignments included serving as the chief of staff to the Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS, as well as roles within the Bureau of Consular Affairs, the African Affairs Bureau’s Office of East Africa, and overseas at the U.S. missions in London and Beirut. Erin received a master’s degree in Political Science from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill through the Transatlantic Master’s Program.

 

Register: go.unc.edu/DiplomacyWeek

 

FedEx Global Education Center

UNC-Chapel Hill

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Date:
April 22, 2022
Time:
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Venue

FedEx Global Education Center
301 Pittsboro Street
Chapel Hill, NC United States
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Phone:
+1.919.962.2435