January 5, 2018

The media in a “Twitter universe,” global health, the future of American global leadership, the defense budget and Putin’s Russia are some of the dynamic topics being explored as the World Affairs Council of Western Michigan launches its 2018 Great Decisions Global Dis...

March 30, 2017

“Palace intrigue and regional war could complicate the budding romance between Riyadh and the Trump administration,” says Simon Henderson, Persian Gulf expert at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy in Washington, D.C.

On Monday, April 3, Mr. Henderson discusse...

March 30, 2017

“Palace intrigue and regional war could complicate the budding romance between Riyadh and the Trump administration,” says Simon Henderson, Persian Gulf expert at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy in Washington, D.C.

On Monday, April 3, Mr. Henderson discusse...

January 18, 2017

We are pleased to announce the full lineup for the Council’s 2017 Great Decisions Global Discussion Series. This 8-week program runs from February 6 to April 3, on Monday nights at 6:00pm in the Aquinas College Performing Arts Center.

$10 admission per discussion....

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