Global Classroom: An Interactive Speaker Series

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The Institute for Global Engagement (IGE), in collaboration with UW Tacoma's Division of Politics, Philosophy, and Public Affairs (PPPA) and the World Affairs Council Tacoma, present Global Classroom, an interactive speaker series on global issues that matter.

Global Classroom brings to the South Sound community an opportunity to explore in-depth issues of global significance and their local implications. These quarterly moderated conversations feature leading practitioners and scholars who shed light on the complexities of global events and help us understand the impact of these events in the South Sound.

2017-18 Global Classroom

Winter 2018

The Winter 2018 Global Classroom on "Desire and Demand: Understanding Global Trade" will be held on Thursday, February 8, at 5:30-7:00pm in the Jane Russell Commons, Room WPH 101A (1918 Commerce St, Tacoma, WA).

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2017-18 Global Classroom

Autumn 2017

2016-17 Global Classroom

2015-16 Global Classroom