Author Archives: worldadmin

20 Jun
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Our Founder visits with President Jimmy Morales

Our Founder Akash Patel visited with President Jimmy Morales, Republic of Guatemala, over the weekend at the inauguration of the Guatemalan Consulate General in Oklahoma City. Mr. Patel was among the few invited to receive and welcome the Honorable President ...

18 Jun
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UN’s Ramu Damodaran to keynote 2017 Global Citizen Awards Gala

UN’s Ramu Damodaran will deliver the keynote address at our 2017 Global Citizen Awards Gala on Saturday, September 9 at the Embassy Suites in Downtown OKC. Ramu Damodaran is Deputy Director for Partnership and Public Engagement in the United Nations ...

29 May
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Ac­tion Civics: To lead change, we must first teach it

Posted on Red Dirt Report by Nyla Khan on May 15: http://www.reddirtreport.com/prairie-opinions/action-civics-lead-change-we-must-first-teach-it ED­MOND, Okla. – On May 12, I was in­vited to the Capi­tol, the seat of gov­ern­ment in Ok­la­homa, to judge the In­au­gural Civics Day, or­ga­nized by Gen­er­a­tion Cit­i­zen. Gen­er­a­tion ...

29 May
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Congratulations to our Inaugural Class of Global Ambassadors

Our Inaugural Class of Global Ambassadors, comprising of 22 high school and college student leaders from 17 countries, were pinned and presented with a legislative citation of congratulations from the state of Oklahoma for their commitment to global citizenship, their ...

12 May
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Hon. Brad Henry to chair our 2017 Global Citizen Awards Gala

Former Oklahoma Governor Hon. Brad Henry will serve as Chair of our 2017 Global Citizen Awards Gala to be held on Saturday, September 9, 2017 at Embassy Suites in Downtown Oklahoma City, USA. The Global Citizen Awards Committee will announce ...

17 Apr
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UN Assistant Secretary Gamba visits with our GAs

Our Global Ambassadors at the World Experiences Foundation had the incredible opportunity of visiting with and interacting with Virginia Gamba, Assistant Secretary General, United Nations last week at the Empower Women – Change the World Conference. Our Founder Akash Patel ...

13 Apr
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Our Founder honored with LOK’s 2017 Helping Oklahoma Award

  Our Founder Akash Patel was recently honored with Leadership Oklahoma’s 2017 Helping Oklahoma Award at a luncheon at the Embassy Suites in Downtown OKC. Over the last three years, Akash Patel has given over 3,000 hours back to the ...

05 Feb
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Our Founder sets the stage on fire at TEDxUCO ;)

Our Founder Akash Patel gave a talk on Bringing the World to Your Schools and Communities at TEDxUCO last week. A Facebook live video of his talk may be found here:  goo.gl/ILUBdu Official video will be posted in a couple weeks ...

05 Feb
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Sheba Velasco to be honored with 2017 Global Citizen Award in Indigenous Diplomacy

World Experiences Foundation will honor Juanita Velasco “Sheba”, International Ambassador for Mayan Culture with 2017 Global Citizen Award in Indigenous Diplomacy. Sheba Velasco visited the state of Oklahoma in Fall 2016 on a goodwill visit. She spoke at many schools, colleges, ...

28 Nov
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2017 Global Ambassadors (GAs) Program

World Experiences Foundation is looking for high school / college students interested in applying for our Global Ambassadors (GAs) program. You must have a 2.0 or higher, must be passionate about the idea of global citizenship, must attend 5 of ...

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