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As a World Affairs Council member, you join a diverse group of individuals who are passionate about expanding international awareness. Members participate in world class events featuring speakers who provide the stories behind the headlines as well as special receptions and gatherings.

As a member you will have the opportunity to build relationships with other liked minded individuals and professionals that are in the local international affairs community. Your membership is valuable in supporting World Affairs Council programming and student outreach in the community.

Events

PREMIUM World Affairs Council Event: Tour of Italy in San Juan Capistrano!

PREMIUM World Affairs Council Event: Tour of Italy in San Juan Capistrano!

Date:
2024-02-29 18:00
Location:
26801 Old Mission Road, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
The World Affairs Council of Orange County & Dana Point Sister City Association present: A Premium Event! Tour of Italy Wine Tasting at the Mission San Juan Capistrano! Indulge in a magical evening at the historic Mission San ...
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2024 Royce International Symposium

2024 Royce International Symposium

Date:
2024-03-08 12:00
Location:
Nixon Library and Museum, 18001 Yorba Linda Blvd, Yorba Linda, CA 92886
California State University, Fullerton, OC Forum, & The World Affairs Council of Orange County present: 2024 Royce International Symposium Hosted by the Department of Political Science at CSUF, Mr. Ed Royce, along with other distinguished speakers, will focus ...
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Generals and Admirals, Criminals and Crooks: Dishonorable Leadership in the U.S. Military

Generals and Admirals, Criminals and Crooks: Dishonorable Leadership in the U.S. Military

Date:
2024-03-11 18:00
Location:
Argyros Forum, Chapman University
Chapman University Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences, MA in War, Diplomacy, and Society Program, & The World Affairs Council of Orange County present: Generals and Admirals, Criminals and Crooks: Dishonorable Leadership in the U.S. Military ...
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Academic World Quest 2024

Academic World Quest 2024

Date:
2024-03-16 11:30
Location:
571 N Grand St, Orange, CA 92867
The World Affairs Council of Orange County & Chapman University's Center for Global Education present: Academic WorldQuest (AWQ) We are preparing for the 2024 Academic WorldQuest competition and would like to extend an invitation to students to participate ...
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SAVE THE DATE: Ken Lipper

SAVE THE DATE: Ken Lipper

Date:
2024-03-27 17:00
The World Affairs Council of Orange County presents: Global Business Outlook: Trends Shaping the Next Era of Commerce Featuring Hon. Ken Lipper  Date & Time: Wednesday, March 27, 2024 5:30 – 8:00 PM Location: TBA REGISTRATION COMING SOON! ...
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SAVE THE DATE: Kirstjen Nielsen

SAVE THE DATE: Kirstjen Nielsen

Date:
2024-04-01 00:00
The World Affairs Council of Orange County presents: Kirstjen Nielsen former U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security (2017-2019) Date: April 2024 Registration Coming Soon! Speaker Bio: Kirstjen Nielsen Kirstjen Michele Nielsen was sworn in on December 6, 2017 as ...
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SAVE THE DATE: Congresswoman Young Kim

SAVE THE DATE: Congresswoman Young Kim

Date:
2024-05-11 18:00
The World Affairs Council of Orange County presents: Strategic Realities in the Indo-Pacific: Assessing Economic and Security Challenges Featuring Congresswoman Young Kim Chair of Indo-Pacific Subcommittee House Foreign Affairs Committee Date & Time: Saturday, May 11, 2024 5:30 ...
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