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MEDIA ADVISORY: UN Foundation Adviser to Speak at UT Tyler
November 16, 2011
Gillian Martin Sorensen, United Nations Foundation senior adviser, will present “The State of Women Internationally” Thursday, Nov. 17 at UT Tyler, Dr. Jill Blondin, Center for Global Education director, announced.
The public lecture will be 11 a.m. in the University Center theater.
A graduate of Smith College who studied at the Sorbonne, Sorensen is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and a fellow at the University of Southern California Center on Public Diplomacy. She previously served as a board member of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting on appointment by the United States President and as assistant secretary-general for external relations to the United Nations.
Event sponsors are the UT Tyler Center for Global Education and World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth.
For more information, contact Hannah Buchanan, 903.565.5769/903.539.7196.