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Global Education and Literacy Presentation

Photo of Dr. Michael OmolewaPlease join the Henderson Community College Diversity Community in welcoming professor, author, international education advocate, and former United Nations Ambassador of Nigeria, Dr. Michael Omolewa to the Henderson Fine Arts Center. As the Permanent Delegate of Nigeria to the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), Dr. Omolewa has been bestowed the title of leading education historian in his native Africa.

The presentation on Global Education and Literacy will be Thursday, February 9th, at the Fine Arts Center. The opening reception will begin at 2:00p.m. with the presentation to follow at 2:30p.m. After the presentation Dr. Omolewa will be available for a question and answer time.

For more information on UNESCO, the team at United Nations, where Dr. Omolewa serves as a permanent delegate, and the impact of his work on Global Education, please see this C-Span video:
http://www.c-spanvideo.org/program/178421-1.