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Legislation #: 120158 Introduction Date: 2/23/2012
Type: Special Action Effective Date: none
Sponsor: COUNCILMEMBER WAGNER
Title: Recognizing the International Visitors Council of Greater Kansas City as host to the Open World Program of the Library of Congress that has enabled some 16,000 current and future Eurasian leaders to experience American democracy, civil society and community life; work with their American counterparts; and commending the Delegates from Serbia who are in Kansas City examining the topic “Higher Education”.

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DateMinutesDescription
2/15/2012 Filed by the Clerk's office
2/23/2012 Adopted

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RESOLUTION NO. 120158

 

Recognizing the International Visitors Council of Greater Kansas City as host to the Open World Program of the Library of Congress that has enabled some 16,000 current and future Eurasian leaders to experience American democracy, civil society and community life; work with their American counterparts; and commending the Delegates from Serbia who are in Kansas City examining the topic “Higher Education”.

 

WHEREAS, Ms. Kristina Radula Andelic, Senior Associate for Scientific - Expert Councils, University of Nis, is studying U.S. practices of administration of higher education; and

 

WHEREAS, Ms. Milena Radovan Dimitrijevic Program Associate, University of Belgrade, Center for Career Development and Student Counseling, is learning about world trends in higher education; and

 

WHEREAS, Mr. Radoslav Ljubisa Erakovic Associate Professor, University of Novi Sad, School of Philosophy, Department of Serbian Language and Literature, is advancing knowledge about curriculum and modernizing programs in higher education; and

 

WHEREAS Mr. Pavle Marko Ivetic Expert Associate, University of Belgrade, Office of International Affairs, will compare and contrast university systems and student exchange programs; and

 

WHEREAS Ms. Mirjana Milan Tankosic, Rector's Advisor for Public Relations, Marketing and Communications, Megatrend University, School of Business, will endeavor to seek international cooperation with study abroad programs; NOW, THEREFORE,

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

That the Mayor and Council hereby recognize the Delegation from Serbia on the Open World Program of the Library of Congress, administered by the International Visitors Council of Greater Kansas City and commend the Delegates for their research and hard work in expanding higher education in Serbia; and

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that this Resolution be spread upon the Minutes of the Council in testimony thereof and that a copy hereof be presented to each of the Delegates from Serbia.

 

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