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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September 28 @ 12:00 pm - September 28 @ 1:30 pm
Military Power & American Foreign Policy in the Trump Administration & Beyond: a Luncheon Discussion Featuring Eliot Cohen Eliot A. Cohen, Phd Director, Strategic Studies Program, School of Advanced International Studies Johns Hopkins University Thursday, September 28, 2017 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. The Duquesne Club, Founders Room 325 Sixth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 Eliot Cohen is … Read More
October 5 @ 12:00 pm - October 5 @ 1:30 pm
Please join us for a luncheon featuring Michael Shifter, President of Inter-American Dialogue. Thursday, October 5, 2017 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Fairmont Pittsburgh 510 Market St, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 Michael Shifter is President of the Inter-American Dialogue and an Adjunct Professor of Latin American Studies at Georgetown University‘s School of Foreign Service. He is a member of the Council on Foreign … Read More
October 3 @ 5:30 am - October 3 @ 7:30 pm
Please Join Us for a Night of Live Storytelling Tuesday, October 3, 2017 CAPA High School Registration: 5:30 p.m. Program: 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Join us for an exciting evening of live storytelling by young people throughout the region who had the opportunity to travel abroad this summer. Enjoy refreshments and meet the students … Read More
October 9 @ 8:00 am - October 9 @ 3:00 pm
Global Fluency Training for Educators Cross-Cultural Competence in Educational Settings Monday, October 9 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. South Fayette High School 3640 Old Oakdale Rd McDonald, PA 15057 Scroll to the bottom of the page to register. ABOUT THE TRAINING This specialized training prepares educators to maximize the diversity and global nature of their classrooms. Through a combination of … Read More
June 13, 2017
The Board of Directors of the World Affairs Councils of America met in Pittsburgh last week to examine the way forward at a critical time in the conduct of America’s foreign relations, as a new administration tackles international issues that increasingly touch on the lives of Americans. The organization is comprised of some 95 councils … Read More
World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh to Host World Affairs Councils of America (WACA) National Board Meeting and Leadership Summit
June 9, 2017
The World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh is hosting a series of events from June 8, 2017 to June 10, 2017 as part of the World Affairs Councils of America National Board Meeting and Leadership Summit. The Leadership Summit will open with a welcome reception on Thursday, June 8, featuring: Ambassador Roman Popadiuk, Chairman, World Affairs … Read More