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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

WEBINAR: "History in the Making: Mexico's Potential First Female President" with Ambassador Davidow, former U.S. Amb. to Mexico

WEBINAR: “History in the Making: Mexico’s Potential First Female President” with Ambassador Davidow, former U.S. Amb. to Mexico

Date:
2024-05-30 12:00
Location:
Zoom Webinar
The World Affairs Council of Orange County presents: History in the Making: Mexico's Potential First Female President and the Interplay of Elections, Immigration, and the Fentanyl Crisis Ambassador Jeffrey Davidow former U.S. Ambassador to Mexico (1998-2002) In 2022, ...
Asian Pacific Food Fest

Asian Pacific Food Fest

Date:
2024-05-30 17:30
Location:
3333 Bristol St, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
The World Affairs Council of Orange County is proud to support: 3rd Annual Asian Pacific Food Fest Indulge in a culinary journey celebrating APAHM and the remarkable achievements of South Coast Plaza's talented Asian-American chefs and restaurant owners ...
WEBINAR: Juneteenth & Global Emancipation: The Caged Bird Sings of Freedom

WEBINAR: Juneteenth & Global Emancipation: The Caged Bird Sings of Freedom

Date:
2024-06-13 12:00
Location:
Zoom Webinar
The World Affairs Council of Orange County presents: Juneteenth & Global Emancipation: The Caged Bird Sings of Freedom featuring Rev. Ray Jordan Adjunct Faculty, Human Rights Program, Southern Methodist University On June 19, 1865 — months after the ...
Rick Caruso "What Can SoCal Learn From Cities Around the World?

Rick Caruso “What Can SoCal Learn From Cities Around the World?

Date:
2024-06-26 17:30
Location:
4110 MacArthur Blvd, Newport Beach, CA 92660
The World Affairs Council of Orange County presents: What Can SoCal Learn From Cities Around the World? featuring Rick J. Caruso Founder & Executive Chairman, Caruso® Renowned developer, business innovator, civic leader, philanthropist, and former candidate for Mayor ...

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