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Global Tipping Points with Ambassador Pickering

April 10 @ 6:00 pm

GLOBAL TIPPING POINTS

A three-part series on today’s global challenges

TUESDAY, APRIL 10

FEATURING AMBASSADOR THOMAS PICKERING

Iran, Saudi Arabia and U.S. interests in the Persian Gulf

Ambassador Thomas Pickering will address the past and future of the U.S.-Iran nuclear deal and politics in the Persian Gulf. Pickering has had a career spanning five decades as a U.S. diplomat, serving as under secretary of state for political affairs, ambassador to the United Nations, ambassador to Russia, India, Israel, Nigeria, Jordan and El Salvador. He currently works with The Iran Project, part of the Foundation for a Civil Society. As a Fulbright fellow, Ambassador Pickering received a second master’s degree and in 2002 received the Fulbright Lifetime Achievement Medal. 

 

 Location: Multi-purpose Room, UNH Manchester, 88 Commercial Street (Pandora Mill), Manchester. Directions & Parking Info Here. (For safety and storm closure information, check here

ABOUT THOMAS PICKERING:

Thomas R. Pickering

Ambassador Thomas Pickering has had a career spanning five decades as a U.S. diplomat, serving as under secretary of state for political affairs, ambassador to the United Nations, ambassador to Russia, India, Israel, Nigeria, Jordan and El Salvador. He also served on assignments in Zanzibar and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. He holds the personal rank of Career Ambassador, the highest in the U.S. Foreign Service. He has held numerous other positions at the State Department, including executive secretary and special assistant to Secretaries Rogers and Kissinger and assistant secretary for the bureau of oceans, environmental and scientific affairs.He retired in 2006 as senior vice president international relations for Boeing.

Presented in partnership with UNH Manchester’s homeland security, history, humanities and politics and society programs

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Details

Date:
April 10
Time:
6:00 pm

Venue

UNH Manchester
88 Commercial Street, Manchester, NH 03101 United States
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UA-51737140-1