The Charleston Regional Development Alliance’s annual luncheon is just around the corner! The topic for this event is “Globalization: the Future Landscape of Power & influence.” This is a great opportunity for students to network with local business professionals and to hear from Parag Khanna, a nationally renowned keynote speaker. Khanna was a foreign policy advisor to President Barack Obama during his political campaign and was named one of Esquire magazine’s “75 Most Influential People of the 21st Century”. This event will be held on Wednesday, November 2 from 11:30 am until 2:00 pm. Student tickets are $30 and can be purchased online until Friday, Oct. 28 at http://www.crda.org/annualluncheon/student. If you are interested, be sure you get your ticket before the deadline.