‘Botswana 2.0' Symposium to be Held April 23 at Penn

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Media Contact:Jacquie Posey | jposey@upenn.edu | 215-898-6460April 21, 2014

WHO            Tebelelo Secretse, ambassador of Botswana to the United States

                    F. Jeffress Ramsay, a Penn alumnus and deputy permanent secretary for media, Botswana Ministry of Communications, Science and Technology

                    Otlogetswe Totolo, deputy vice chancellor, academic affairs, University of Botswana

WHAT:         “Botswana 2.0” Symposium  

WHEN:         Wednesday, April 23, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

WHERE:      Bodek Lounge, Houston Hall

Members of the University of Pennsylvania community are invited to attend a free symposium designed to increase awareness about Penn’s global health work in Botswana and opportunities for students to become involved in international work and research there.  Free breakfast will be served starting at 8 a.m.

Online registration is at www.upenn.edu/botswana. Additional information is available by contacting Cordelia Biddle at 215-573-7527 or biddlec@mail.med.upenn.edu.

The symposium is a presentation of the Botswana-UPenn Partnership, Penn Global Engagement Fund and Provost’s Interdisciplinary Seminar Fund.