NAFSA Worldview


NAFSA Worldview programsNAFSA Worldview programs highlight global issues relevant to international educators. World leaders, policy experts, and celebrated authors share insights that can expand and shape our perspective. Dr. Esther Brimmer, executive director and CEO of NAFSA: Association of International Educators, is the host of NAFSA Worldview programs.

Highlighted Events

Worldview with Moustafa Bayoumi
December 10, 2018 - Human Rights Day
Moustafa Bayoumi, PhD, shares his views on Muslim American race relations.

Worldview with Doris H. Gray
December 10, 2018 - Human Rights Day
Doris H. Gray, PhD, shares her views on global women’s empowerment and social change in North Africa.

Worldview with Emma Sky
December 10, 2018 - Human Rights Day
Emma Sky, OBE, shares her views on Middle East relations and conflict resolution.

Past Events

International Day of Peace: The Right to Peace
September 21, 2018
NAFSA celebrates the International Day of Peace 2018 with the release of an exclusive interview with Brandon Hamber, PhD, a noted expert in global conflict resolution. Professor Hamber is the John Hume and Thomas P. O’Neill chair in peace at Ulster University based at the International Conflict Research Institute.

Worldview with Anne C. Richard
June 20, 2018 - World Refugee Day
Former Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees, and Migration Anne C. Richard provides NAFSA with an overview of the U.S. and worldwide refugee crisis.

Roundtable on the Economic Imperative of a Global Education - New white paper report
April 11, 2018
NAFSA hosted a roundtable discussion on the importance of ensuring that college graduates receive a global education. The roundtable was held on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., and included business leaders; university presidents and professors; and policy professionals.

2017 Symposium on International Education, Diplomacy, and Peace
November 16, 2017
This NAFSA Worldview event will focus on the intersection of international higher education and international affairs, and will consider government polices promoting international education from around the world; the power of international education to build global communities; and peacebuilding approaches for higher education.

Worldview with Helen Clark
August 8, 2017
The Right Honourable Helen Clark, 8th Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), provides NAFSA with an overview of the UNDP and its role within the United Nations.

Worldview with Dr. Richard N. Haass
June 1, 2017
Dr. Richard N. Haass, president of the Council on Foreign Relations, leads this NAFSA Worldview event titled “Knowledge, Power, and Populism: Universities in a Changing International Order."