Global Literacy Masterclasses

The LDNS Lab Masterclass Series, offered through the Lab’s Ambassador-in-Residence, engages the ASU community and ultimately all audiences in partnership with the university, in a broad–ranging conversation about America’s foreign policy and the country’s role in world affairs.

Fall/Winter 2022-23 Classes

Diplomacy First

A review of the development and execution of U.S. foreign policy from the ground up -- or rather the top down -- including a discussion of the value for U.S. diplomacy as the first and priority tool of America’s international engagement.

November 16, 2022 from 12-2 p.m. AZ

Good Governance, Democracy and Capitalism

*New Class Offering!*

The Good Governance, Democracy and Capitalism masterclass will teach the skills to understand and discern the relationship between the quality of political governance of a democracy and capitalism and economic freedom.

November 30, 2022 from 12-2 p.m. AZ

International Trade and the American Worker

A fact-based discussion of international trade and how it affects American workers. How can international trade create quality jobs for American workers and what are the negative effects?  How can increasing trade and investment outside the United States serve American interests?  What are your concerns about international trade?

January 24, 2023 from 12-2:00 p.m. AZ

Digital Badge

Global Literacy Masterclass Badges

digital credential, or digital badge, is an award that indicates an accomplishment or skill that can be displayed, accessed and verified online. 

Upon completion of LDNS Lab Masterclasses, participants will be issued a digital badge.

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