The United Nations is co-sponsoring a video conference with OCCC Student Life, the Multicultural Student Business Association and the Dominican Republic.
Goodwill ambassador Akash Patel will be hosting the video conference from noon to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 24, in the Bruce Owen Theater.
Patel said all students are encouraged to join the conference.
According to their website the U.N. is the foremost leader on human rights, development of countries and peace. The men and women serving in the U.N. dedicate their lives to the betterment of mankind, and try their best to make the world a better place the website says.
Patel said the conference will be a discussion with actual leaders of the U.N., Office of the First Lady and Global Foundation for Democracy and Development with the purpose of sharing information with students and the community regarding volunteer and internship opportunities with international government and non-profit agencies, specifically in the Dominican Republic.