The University of Iowa

Turkish Foreign Policy in a Changing World is topic of April 29 lecture

April 23rd, 2013

The Turkish Student Association (TSA) at the University of Iowa presents the Honorable Fatih Yildiz, Consul General of the Republic of Turkey to Chicago, for a talk Monday, April 29, 2013, at 5:45 p.m. in the Illinois Room of the IMU. Yildiz will be speaking about Turkish foreign policy in a changing world. The event is free and open to the public.

A native of Ankara, Turkey, Yildiz has held numerous high-level diplomatic positions in the Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and served as first secretary and counselor at the Turkish Embassy in Washington, D.C., from 2004-2008. He assumed the position of the Consul General of Turkey in Chicago in September 2010.

Support for this event comes from the Turkish Student Association, International Programs, the School of Journalism & Mass Communication in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (CLAS), the Department of Political Science in CLAS, and the UI Center for Human Rights.

For more information, contact TSA at or 319-400-6330.

See the event poster