Print Page Email Page
Bookmark and Share
Calendar

713-942-3457
marcom@stthom.edu

Sign Up for Event Notification Submit a UST Master Calendar Listing
« March 2013 »
S M T W T F S
          1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
31            
Day | Month | Month Grid
  View All  
  General  
  Academic  
  Athletics  
  Student Affairs  
  Religious  
  Alumni/Friends/Donors  
  Lectures and Special Events  
  Schools and Centers  
  Catholic Identity  
  Residence Life  
  Performing Arts  
  Safety Awareness  
« return to calendar
Distinguished Diplomat Lecture
Thursday, March 21, 2013 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
The University of St. Thomas’ Center for International Studies & the American Foreign Service Association’s Fund for American Diplomacy
 
Cordially invite you to celebrate the inaugural
“Distinguished Diplomat” Lecture

The event is at 6:30 p.m. on March 21 at La Colombe D’Or Ballroom.

A biennial lecture series to be held in the spring after each Federal election, a tour de horizon by a noted retired senior career U.S. Foreign Service Officer on the challenges facing American diplomacy concerning  issues, prospects, and prognostications in U.S foreign policy over the following two years for the newly-elected President, or the off-year Congress. A continuing series of Crisis and Issue Briefings will be offered between each flagship Distinguished Diplomat lecture.

To be Given By
Ambassador John D. Negroponte
Director of National Intelligence & Deputy Secretary of State, President George W. Bush’s Administration

This new lecture series has been launched to promote and deepen knowledge and understanding of the U.S. Foreign Service -- in the nation’s fourth largest and most diverse metropolis -- and the profound skills Foreign Service Officers bring to the art of diplomacy.

Additionally, the lecture highlights the work of the Center for International Studies, the oldest formal center for international studies in the Southeast Texas region, educating new leaders for careers in diplomacy and international organizations.

A sponsors’ dinner with Amb. Negroponte will follow at the Colombe D’Or circa 8:30. For sponsorship details, contact Prof. Richard Sindelar at sindelh@stthom.edu, or 713-525-3819.
Cost Lecture is free and open to the public
Location La Colombe DíOr Ballroom
Address 3410 Montrose Blvd.
Houston, TX 77006
Contact 713-525-3819
sindelh@stthom.edu
Sponsored By Center for International Studies
American Foreign Service Associationís Fund for American Diplomacy

Apply Now

Apply Now 

Start planning for your future at UST with our free application.

Apply now
 

Catholic Identity

Apply Now​ 

Faith is an important component of our Catholic education.

Read more

Featured News

IFEST Brings World Cultures to UST
4/16/2014

 

University of St. Thomas - Houston, TX - Educating Leaders of Faith and Character
University of St. Thomas
The University of St. Thomas, dedicated to educating leaders of faith and character, is a private institution committed to the liberal arts and to the religious, ethical and intellectual tradition of Catholic higher education. St. Thomas is Houston’s only Catholic University and was founded by the Basilian Fathers in 1947.

Copyright © 2013 University of St. Thomas.
All Rights Reserved. Privacy Policy | Clery Act

Site Map
Contact Us
  University of St. Thomas
3800 Montrose
Houston, Texas 77006-4626
     
  713-522-7911
     
Follow Us
like us on facebook follow us on youtube follow us on twitter follow us on linkedin follow us on pinterest see us on instagram join us on google plus
  • like us on facebook
  • follow us on youtube
  • follow us on twitter
  • follow us on linkedin
  • follow us on pinterest
  • see us on instagram
  • join us on google plus