Special Pre-Event Book Circle & Social Hour

with Sam Daley-Harris

FALL 2013 GLOBAL TOPICS SERIES GUEST PRESENTER

 OCTOBER 10, 4:00-5:00 pm
Teresa Reception Center (CSB, Main)

 

CSB/SJU will welcome political author, international social activist, and recent TED * alumnus Sam Daley-Harris to deliver the Center for Global Education's (CGE) Global Topics Series Fall 2013 Lecture:  Reclaiming Our Democracy for the Common Global Good: Challenging World Poverty and Climate Change through Civic Action (Thursday, October 10th, 7:30pm, Founders Room, SJU). As a pioneer and global leader in the field of microcredit, Daley-Harris has been a close collaborator of Nobel Prize Laureate Muhammad Yunus and is acclaimed by Ashoka founder Bill Drayton as "one of the certified great social entrepreneurs of the last decades. More information about Daley-Harris

CSB/SJU and the local community will have a special opportunity to attend a pre-event social hour and book circle led by Daley-Harris to discuss his book, Reclaiming Our Democracy: Healing the Break Between People and Government. Hailed by Jimmy Carter as 'a road map for global involvement in planning a better future,' it has recently been reissued in an updated 20th Anniversary Edition, with a foreward by Yunus. Join us for libations and lively discussion on October 10th from 4:00-5:15 in the Teresa Reception Center (Main, CSB).  Hurry - space is limited; the first 15 people to register will receive a free book (others will receive a 50% discounted rate of $8.50).

 


To participate in this special pre-event opportunity, email djohnstone@csbsju.edu

The Center for Global Education gratefully acknowledges co-sponsorship of this event by
The Eugene J. McCarthy Center for Public Policy & Civic Engagement at Saint John's University