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The President's Office, the Political Science Department, and the International Studies Forum are pleased to announce that Ambassador Trudy Stevenson, Zimbabwe's ambassador to Senegal, will visit Virginia Wesleyan College on Oct. 24, 2012. Ambassador Stevenson will discuss international relations and politics in the context of African history, and will answer questions at a public forum. A native of Valdosta, Georgia, Ambassador Stevenson has had a remarkable career in Zimbabwean politics. The event will include a reception in the Ambassador’s honor. In addition to the Forum presentation on October 24, Ambassador Stevenson will speak to five different VWC classes on Oct. 24, 25, and 31. Details to follow. For more information, contact Kate Loring with the President's Office at 757.455.3215 or email This event is open to the public.