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February 15 @ 1:00 pm - February 15 @ 3:00 pm
Please join us for U.S. National Security and Global Challenges, a panel discussion with the U.S. Army War College on Thursday, February 15. There will be two opportunities to attend: an afternoon session in Oakland and an evening session in Peters Township. Session 1: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Alcoa Room, Law School (2nd floor), University … Read More
March 20 @ 7:30 am - March 20 @ 9:00 am
Join us, the Japan America Society of Pennsylvania, and the Western Pennsylvania Global Business Forum for a breakfast briefing and moderated panel discussion on the growing energy economy in Western Pennsylvania. Veteran manufacturer Elliott Group will present their activities in the sector, followed by a discussion with retired Yokogawa Electric America CEO Chet Mroz and … Read More
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.
February 15 - February 16
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.
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