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January 22 @ 4:45 pm - January 22 @ 5:45 pm
Join us and Carnegie Mellon University to hear from guest speaker George Cristian Maior, Ambassador of Romania Date: Tuesday, January 22, 2019 Time: 4:45 PM – 5:45 PM Location: Carnegie Mellon University, Simmons Auditorium A, Tepper Quad Over the past decade, the West has been faced with the strategic challenge posed by a resurgent Russia. … Read More
February 13 - February 13
Join us at these exciting events, featuring senior military officials from the U.S. Army War College who have first-hand experience with military operations and tactics at home and abroad.
February 14 @ 9:00 am - February 14 @ 2:30 pm
Join us at this exciting event, featuring senior military officials from the U.S. Army War College who have first-hand experience with military operations and tactics at home and abroad.
October 23, 2018
When City Charter High School senior Jacob Osho showed up for his first workplace experience, an internship at the World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh, he made a fantastic first impression. “From the very first day (and I’m not exaggerating), I was impressed with Jacob’s professionalism,” reports Brittany Cheeks, Education Program Manager at the World Affairs … Read More
August 29, 2018
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 Remembering John McCain; Rohingya Crisis One Year On; Uganda’s Crackdown; Land Reform in South Africa; Australia’s New PM; Taiwan’s Allies Dwindle; Macron’s Call for European Defense; U.S. Foreign Aid Rollback? Remembering John McCain “Obituary: John McCain” Editorial Board — The Economist, August 26, 2018 “The … Read More