City High’s Jacob Osho gains a global perspective through his amazing internship.

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

At a Political Crossroads: The Iran Nuclear Deal

This half-hour radio program will feature Mr. Joel Rubin, President of Washington Strategy Group and former senior government official under the Obama Administration. He will discuss “At a Political Crossroads: The Iran Nuclear Deal” with host Emily Markham, Education Program Manager. This interview will air on October 10 (7:00 a.m.) and October 11 (10:30 a.m. ).

Council Seeks Development Associate

The Council is seeking a Development Associate. Reporting directly to the President of the World Affairs Council, the position’s primary responsibility is to ensure streamlined fundraising initiatives by providing support to the organization’s leadership. The position will contribute to the development and implementation of all fundraising strategies and initiatives, including communications and outreach.

World News Update

The World News Weekly Update is a collection the past week’s top news stories. Every week, the Council gathers articles, reports, and op-eds from various domestic and international information outlets in order to provide wide-ranging and balanced perspectives on pressing global issues. This week’s articles include Greece and the EU, Pope Francis, Shanghai Cooperation Organization, China, Kerry’s mission, plus, Argentina and Haiti.