UCLA participates in international summit focused on university engagement

September 11, 2019

UCLA Assistant Vice Chancellor for Research & Executive Director for UCLA Grand Challenges, Michelle Popowitz, JD, MP, was invited to represent the UCLA campus at the Global University Engagement Summit hosted by the University of Manchester from September 9-10, 2019.

Professor Brian Cox from the University of Manchester kicks off the Global University Engagement Summit with a keynote titled: “Evidence and experts in University engagement” (Photo Credit: The University of Manchester)

This invite-only event brought together 60 leaders from higher education and related sectors across countries including the United Kingdom, Australia, the U.S., Hong Kong, Canada, South America and the African continent. The overarching goal of the summit was to foster the development of a community of like-minded global institutions in addressing the opportunities and challenges of engagement and social responsibility.