June 30, 2020

The World Affairs Council of Western Michigan (WACWM) announced that four local executives have been elected to its board of directors. These persons serve three-year terms on the board, once renewable, and pledge to advance the Council’s mission to “empower the people...

June 5, 2020

Closing a year like none before, the World Affairs Council of Western Michigan (WACWM) concludes its program year with a conversation with another ambassador, its annual meeting of members, and a late-add partnership on COVID-19's impact on supply chains, agriculture,...

June 3, 2020

Wednesday, June 10, 2020, 5:30 pm

Because of the Covid-19 pandemic, this year’s meeting will be virtual, occurring through Zoom technology. Further instructions on the use of Zoom and how it will be used in the meeting is set forth at the bottom of this Notice.

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