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Annual Economic and Social Rights Lecture

Monday, February 23, 2015
4:00pm – 5:00pm

Storrs Campus
Konover Auditorium, Thomas J. Dodd Center

Please join us for a Lecture with Professor Richard Locke "From Apple to Nike: Making Globalization Work for All"

Richard M. Locke is the Howard R. Swearer Director of the Watson Institute for International Studies and a professor of political science and public and international affairs at Brown University. Locke was named a 2005 Faculty Pioneer in Academic Leadership by The Aspen Institute and awarded the MIT Class of 1960 Teaching Innovation Award in 2007 and the Jamieson Prize for Excellence in Teaching in June 2008. He currently chairs the Apple Academic Advisory Board, a group of independent academics who are working with Apple to improve labor conditions among the company's suppliers.

Co-Sponsored by The Human Rights Institute, UConn School of Business, and the Thomas J. Dodd Center

Contact:

Lyndsay Nalbandian at lyndsay.nalbandian@uconn.edu

Human Rights Institute (primary), UConn Master Calendar

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