The College of New Rochelle Continues Its Mission to Foster International Communication and Global Development - Conference on International Communication and Global Development -



    NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y., Feb. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The College of New Rochelle
 (CNR) Graduate School Division of Art and Communication Studies will host the
 conference "International Communication and Global Development," on February 7
 on the College's main campus in New Rochelle. Headlining the day's program as
 keynote speaker will be Dick Grasso - Chairman & CEO of the New York Stock
 Exchange (NYSE) since 1995.  Mr. Grasso will address the globalization of
 markets and international growth at the NYSE. The day-long conference will
 include a panel of international business, policy and education leaders who
 will address how recent trends in international communication foster
 heightened interdependence between countries and the impact these trends have
 on future global business and political relations. This event is free and open
 to the public.   For more information and reservations, please call (914) 654-
 5208.
     "This conference is part of our expanding commitment to provide the forum
 for debating important issues of international communication and global
 development - essential to our mission of shaping the leaders of tomorrow,"
 said Dr. Stephen J. Sweeny, President, The College of New Rochelle.
     "Through the lens of economic globalism and the interdependence among
 nations, the speakers will debate how the information revolution has changed
 the face of international communication," said Dr. Basilio Monteiro, Division
 Head, CNR Graduate School of Art and Communication Studies.
 
      Program includes:
 
      8:30 a.m.-9:00 a.m. - Registration and Coffee
 
      9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m. - Keynote
         Mr. Dick Grasso, Chairman & CEO, New York Stock Exchange
 
      10:00 a.m.-11:30 p.m. - Panel Discussions
         Mr. Michael Hovey, Executive Director, Hague Appeal for Peace
         Mr. Robert Holloway, Agence France Presse- UN
         Mr. Larry Rich, Executive Producer, Maryknoll Productions
         Ms. CynDee Royle, Senior Managing Editor, Journal News
         Dr. Jack Phelan, Professor, Fordham University, moderator
 
     11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. - Speaker
         Ms. Therese Gestaut, Director of Strategic Communications Division,
         United Nations Department of Public Information
 
     12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. - Lunch with panelists
 
     The first Catholic college for women in New York State, The College of New
 Rochelle was founded in 1904 by the Ursuline Order. Today, it comprises the
 all-women School of Arts & Sciences, and three schools which admit women and
 men: the School of New Resources (for adult learners), the School of Nursing
 and the Graduate School.  The main campus of the College is located in lower
 Westchester County, 16 miles north of New York City.  The College maintains
 six other campus locations in New York City. Visit the College's website at
 www.cnr.edu .
 
 

SOURCE The College of New Rochelle

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