All in 2014

July 29, 2014

Assistant Professor of the Patterson School of Diplomacy and International Commerce, discusses the challenges in Iraq and Ukraine, as well as the negative effects of fossil fuels on the environment.

August 13, 2014

Executive Director of the Public-Private Alliance Foundation, describes the Foundation’s work in Haiti and the Dominican Republic in providing clean energy and aquaculture assistance. 

August 12, 2014

Former Senior Socio-Economic Affairs Adviser in the United Nations Integrated Mission in Timor-Leste, discusses his recent book: "Timor-Leste: The History and Development of Asia's Newest Nation.”

July 22, 2014

Canadian Consul General Doug George focuses on why international trade is important to all countries and helps improve the quality of life and standard of living of people.

July 22, 2014

Director of the Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order and Executive Director of the Louisville Committee on Foreign Relations, discusses issues such as Responsibility to Protect, the politics of oil and the crises in the Middle East.


Senior Adviser For External Relations at the International Peace Institute, discusses the importance of UN Peacekeeping and how the media cover, or do not cover, the UN.


Special Advisor-Post 2015 Development Planning, focuses on the new Sustainable Development Goals to reduce poverty, promote sustainable development and empower women.


Patrick Sciarratta, Former Executive Director of Friendship Ambassadors Foundation (FAF), highlights what FAF is doing to work with youth to combat problems such as illiteracy and climate change.


President, Global Partnerships Forum, outlines what role  the private sector can play in overcoming major problems, such as poverty, climate change and diseases.


CEO, Impact Leadership 21, emphasizes what IMPACT Leadership 21 does to train future leaders, especially women to create economic opportunities and combat problems such as climate change, poverty and illiteracy.


Director of the International Labor Organization's office to the United Nations, discusses efforts to raise workers's safety and health standards and provide employment opportunities for young people.


Executive Director, United Nations Association of the USA, highlights how  UNA helps people in the US better understand the role of the UN in promoting peace and security, enhancing human rights and encouraging economic and social development.


Dr. Robert Farley, Professor at the Patterson School of Diplomacy and International Commerce, discusses his new book "Grounded: The Case for Abolishing the United States Air Force," as well as the disastrous events unfolding in Iraq.


President and CEO of the World Trade Center Kentucky, highlights the importance of    international trade to enhance both economic development and job creation.


Dr. Michael Cairo, Associate Professor of Political Science and Director of the International Affairs program at Transylvania University, focuses on causes of turmoil in the Middle East, especially in Syria or Iraq.