The Pursuit Of International Affairs Forum

The Pursuit Of... by Ryan Buck & Mark L. Wilson

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The guest is Jim Bensley, director of International Service and Service Learning, and emcee and director of Traverse City International Affairs Forum. In response to the question of what he does, Bensley talks about his work with the Service Learning Program, integrating the curriculum with global competencies, developing study abroad programs, teaching in the humanities department, and directing the International Affairs Forum. The Forum brings critical issues happening in the world to the community and provides insight from former diplomats, journalists, and military personnel. Bensley notes that there has been a change in the tone of discussions regarding world affairs in the last decade, with events such as the war in Ukraine and the US's relationship with China causin ...   ...  Read more
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