Bringing Global Engagement to Higher Education
The Office of Global Engagement helps the University adapt to unpredictable changes across the world. Led by Christopher Hill, former U.S. ambassador and assistant secretary of state, this Office will craft a 21st-century platform for global engagement in higher education. Along with lectures and events across campus with an international focus, the Office will also bring high-ranking visitors to the University.
North Korea: One of America's Greatest Foreign Challenges
September 18, 2018
Mount Vernon Canyon Club in Golden, CO
Ambassador Christopher Hill will discuss recent challenges as the United States attempts to deal with North Korea, including the nation’s development of long-range missiles and nuclear weapons.
Call 303-526-0616 to RSVP.
An event on the same subject will also be held in Colorado Springs on October 30.
October 30, 2018
Pinery at the Hill
State of the World Update with Amb. Christopher Hill
September 25, 2018
Maglione Hall (5th Floor)
Ambassador Hill will draw upon his 33 years of Foreign Service career to discuss the current state of world affairs and pertinent international issues. Undergraduate students are encouraged to attend. Lunch will be provided.
North Korea’s Diplomatic Gambit: Will History Repeat Itself?
Ambassador Hill's Recent Testimony Before Congress
On April 11, Ambassador Hill testified before the United States House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific. During his testimony, he discussed past and current relations between the United States and North Korea before answering questions from subcommittee members.
Meet Ambassador Hill
Ambassador Christopher Hill is the chief advisor to the chancellor for global engagement. Over a 33-year foreign service career, he served six presidents and 11 secretaries of state. Hill led the U.S. delegation in six-party talks on the North Korea nuclear issue while assistant secretary of state for East Asia and Pacific Affairs, and was the U.S ambassador to Iraq, South Korea, Poland and Macedonia. He’s received numerous awards, including the State Department’s Distinguished Service Award. Hill was dean of the Josef Korbel School of International Studies from 2010 to 2017.
Office of Global Engagement
Mary Reed Building, Suite 121
2199 S. University Blvd.
Denver, CO 80208