The World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh’s mission is to provide a pathway for a more globally minded region, offering students and the community a learning space that covers key international issues. The Council is a member of the World Affairs Council of America (WACA), a network of more than 90 nonprofit, nonpartisan member Councils around the country.
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November 29 @ 12:00 pm - November 29 @ 1:30 pm
Please join us for a luncheon featuring Linda Robinson, a senior international and defense researcher at the RAND Corporation; John T. Ryan Jr. Memorial Lecture upon the occasion of the Council’s 86th annual meeting. Wednesday, November 29, 2017 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. The Duquesne Club, Founders Room 325 Sixth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 Linda Robinson is a … Read More
December 11 @ 8:30 am - December 11 @ 10:00 am
Please join us for The Role of Intelligence in a Post-Truth World, a breakfast briefing with General Michael Hayden. Monday, December 11, 2017 Registration and networking – 8:00 a.m. Breakfast and presentation – 8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. This presentation is made possible as part of the Allen and Selma Berkman Speaker Series Fairmont Pittsburgh, Grand Ballroom 510 … Read More
November 8, 2017
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette published an Op-Ed on November 11 by Ambassador Thomas Pickering, who is in Pittsburgh for a series of events sponsored by the World Affairs Council this week. To read the article on the Post-Gazette’s website, click here. The United States should stand by the Iran Deal American leadership will be undermined around … Read More
October 31, 2017
This article first appeared as an article on Gateway School District’s Website. Read the full article here. Seven Gateway HS students attended the 47th annual World Affairs Institute for Student Leaders on Wednesday, Oct. 18th at the Westin Convention Center in Pittsburgh. The topic this year was Global Solutions to the Environmental Crisis. The institute immersed … Read More