WACA Conference: Buy your ticket now!

WACA's 2018 National Conference will be held November 7-9 at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, DC. - an unparalleled opportunity to engage with top policy makers, diplomats, business executives, and journalists - right after the midterm elections!

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WACA 2018 Leadership Mission to Qatar

The Embassy of the State of Qatar in Washington, DC will sponsor a WACA Leadership Mission to Doha, from October 12-19. Led by WACA President and CEO Bill Clifford and a Qatar Embassy representative, a delegation from the Council network will participate in a range of high-level meetings with Qatari leaders and enjoy many cultural activities. This trip is sold out!

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Peoria Area WAC Presents Future of Korea Panel

Join PAWAC on Thursday, September 20 for a rousing discussion on the economic, political, and security relationship between the U.S. and Korea. PAWAC is one of eight Councils selected for an Engage America: Future of Korea 2018 grant series program.

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KNOW NOW: Inside U.S. Intelligence Agencies

Join our KNOW NOW program with Valerie Plame, former career covert CIA operations officer, to gain insight on this topic on September 25 from 2:00-2:30 pm ET.

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The Fighters: Podcast Out Now

The Fighters vividly conveys the physical and emotional experience of war by six combatants: a fighter pilot, a medic, a scout helicopter pilot, a grunt, an infantry officer, and a Special Forces sergeant. Listen to the Cover to Cover podcast now!

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Weekly World News Update: September 12, 2018

9/11 Anniversary; Syria Fights Over Idlib; Russian Vostok; Economic Catastrophe Globally; India Progresses; Far Right Gains in Sweden; Can Irexit Happen?

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Council of the Month

The Santa Fe Council on International Relations launches third-annual policy simulation for high school students.

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WACA 2018 Conference

International Economist Dambisa Moyo is one of several keynote speakers you'll meet at this year's blockbuster Conference.

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Cover to Cover

Our October conference call series features Vanderbilt University Associate Professor and Author Sarah Igo on her new book The Known Citizen.

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Student Scholarships

We encourage you to take advantage of this opportunity to make the 2018 National Conference available to a very important audience: our promising undergraduates

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