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Skateboard Diplomacy: What You Can Do For Your Country

September 4 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM


Skateboarding Diplomacy-What You Can Do for Your Country

Join UCCD in this thrilling lecture as Mr. Neftalie Williams discusses how his love of skateboarding culture manifested into a call to action to develop the concept of ‘skate diplomacy’ – a way to engage skateboarding, academia and cultural institutions globally. Williams inspires others to develop their own unique vision and reframe their passions in a manner to help create positive dialogues and communication between global publics. Williams’ message is a reminder that the everyday actions of individual citizens can exemplify the spirit of public diplomacy, and act as the foundation for sparking dialogue between communities at home and abroad in a way that supports the best of American ideals.

Click here for Neftalie Williams’s personal bio.


Does this lecture cost money?

The World Affairs Lecture Series is free and open to the public. However, registration is required.

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

While all ages are welcome to attend, due to the content of the lecture, we recommend ages 12+.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Free parking is available on Westminster College campus after 5:00 p.m. A parking permit is not required. Click here to view the campus map. (This lecture is held in building #18. For optimal parking, we suggest parking lot B.)

Will refreshments be available before the lecture?

UCCD invites the public to attend a small meet and greet reception with the guest lecturer at 6:00 pm; The lecture begins at 7:00 pm. We serve tiny savory and sweet bites, as well as water and other libations. However, we are not able to accommodate dietary restrictions. Food and beverages are not allowed in the lecture halls.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

For all other additional questions, please contact Deeanna Price at dprice@utahdiplomacy.org | 801.832.3276 | utahdiplomacy.org


September 4
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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Age Restriction
Kid Friendly

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