Mr Louis Susman, the current United States Ambassador to United Kingdom, will visit the University of St Andrews on Monday 18 April 2011 to give a lecture to staff and students.
Ambassador Susman will give a lecture entitled ‘US Foreign Policy and the Role of Young People in a Changing World’. He’s expected to talk generally about US Foreign policy as well as looking at the way young people and social media have played a key role in recent events in North Africa and the Middle-East.
Interest in the lecture has been considerable – over 1,000 people applied for 350 available tickets.
Mr Susman will be introduced by Principal and Vice-Chancellor Professor Louise Richardson. During his visit he will also meet and have lunch with students.
Issued by the University of St Andrews
Contact: Emma Shea, Communication Manager, on 01334 462 109 or email Emma.Shea@st-andrews.ac.ukGovernment