Office of Public Policy Events

FGCU's Office of Public Policy Events fosters civil discourse on contemporary public policy issues of relevance to our faculty, staff, students, and community members. As stated in our Guiding Principles, we welcome the sharing of diverse viewpoints in an atmosphere of civility and mutual respect to produce a more sustainable society.

Upcoming Broadcast

More information coming soon. 

More information coming soon.

Crossing the Political Divide

  • Wednesday, April 3, 2024
  • Reception: 5:00pm - 6:00pm
  • Main program: 6:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Cohen Student Union Ballroom, Room 201

Civility Summit

  • Wednesday, September 6, 2023
  • 10:00am - 12:00pm
  • Cohen Student Union Ballroom

Affirmative Action in University Admissions and the Cost of Higher Education

  • Monday, October 16, 2023
  • 2:00pm - 3:30pm
  • Cohen Student Union Ballroom

Student Debate: Is Social Media Censorship Protecting or Limiting College Students?

  • Wednesday, February 7, 2024
  • 6:00pm - 7:30pm
  • Edwards Hall 112

Primary Contact:

Support Staff:

Student Members:

  • Tanner Kelly, Student Representative, Speaker, and Topic Generation
  • Jayden Opper, Student Representative

Faculty Member:

  • Dr. Dan Vo, Faculty Senate Liason, Speaker, and Topic Generation,