John Zogby to Speak in Salt Lake City on September 17

The 2013-2014 Ambassador John Price and Marcia Price World Affairs Lecture Series hosted by the Utah Council for Citizen Diplomacy is underway with many fascinating speakers ahead. Click here to view the full 2013-14 schedule for the World Affairs Lecture Series.

The series begins with a lecture from John Zogby, Senior Analyst with Zogby Analytics.


First Globals, Americans born between 1979 and 1994, are truly more globally aware than any other generation. They are sensitive and want to make their workplace and planet a better place. How do we begin to understand them and position them to better play out their destiny? John Zogby will examine who First Globals really are, what they have to offer, and how they are the best equipped of all to thrive and solve the problems of our shared world today and tomorrow.

John Zogby, founder of the “Zogby Poll” and Zogby companies, is an internationally respected pollster, opinion leader and best-selling author. Zogby writes weekly columns on, is a founding contributor to The Huffington Post, and is often published on the opinion pages of the New York Times, Wall Street Journal and Financial Times. Zogby is a senior advisor at the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University and a Commissioner for the Center for Strategic and International Studies Commission on Smart Power, and the author of First Globals.

All lectures are free and open to the public, and are held in the Vieve Gore Concert Hall, Westminster College, 1840 S. 1300 E., Salt Lake City. Please notify Robin Pratt ([email protected]), 801-832-3272, for all media coverage.


Each year, UCCD presents the Ambassador John Price and Marcia Price World Affairs Lecture Series featuring distinguished speakers who are leading authorities in their field. The Lecture Series is designed to inform our citizens about key foreign policy issues and to create a globally savvy community. Our speakers come from a wide range of disciplines and backgrounds and are nationally recognized authors, academics and foreign affairs experts.

Date: Tuesday, Sep 17, 2013

Time: 7:00pm – 8:00pm

Location: Vieve Gore Concert Hall, Westminster College

Address: 1840 S. 1300 E., Salt Lake City