Congrartulations Glocal Cohort 5

April 6, 2016
Congrartulations Glocal Cohort 5

Glocal Held its fifth Annual Event on March 31st, over 200 participants attended including current and prospective students, alumni, staff, community members, organizational partners, development practitioners, students from the intrnational MA in agriculture, Educators from Mashav's training programs, and Glocal family, friends, and donors. This year's event featured keynote speaker Professor John Barry of Queen's University, Belfast, who spoke on the sustainability Green movement; 5-minute, student "pitches" of their internship experiences from around the globe; a photo exhibit showcasing images and stories from the field, and round-tables where students and practitioners discussed and debated some of the enduring topics of concern in the world development such as evaluation, technology and education in an unstable, globalizing world. The event also honored Professor Avner de-Shalit's service to the program as academic head as he passes the torch to Professor Guy Harpaz, and finally, we celebrated the induction of cohort 5 into our alumni network.  

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