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Jan 14: Nuclear Security
Jan 21: US Foreign Policy & Petroleum
Jan 28: Latin America's Political Pendulum
Feb 04: Prospects for Afghanistan and Pakistan
Feb 11: Saudi Arabia in Transition
Feb 18: Trade and Politics
Feb 25: Conflict in the South China Sea
Mar 04: The Future of Europe

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Thursday February 16, 2017
Black History Month

The World Affairs Council and Hampton University Event featuring 
Ambassador Reuben Brigety
Dean, Elliott School of International Affairs and Ms. Esther Brimmer
American foreign policy expert and former Assistant Secretary of State for International Organization Affairs.

Thursday March 30, 2017
Dr. Jeffrey Garten

Join us and the ODU Economics Club  at the Slover Library to discuss global issues with financier, academic, and author
Dr. Jeffrey Garten
​Dean Emeritus at the Yale School of Management 
(and married to the Barefoot Contessa!)


Join us in Marvelous Portugal!  
Hampton Roads Worldquest 2016 winners

Congratulations to the Norfolk Academy Students team, winners of the Hampton Roads Worldquest 2016 in the High School category!. They will be traveling to Washington to defend our region @ the National Worldquest. Best of luck!!
Pictured here with trip's sponsors Ronald & Debbie Ritter.
Travel to Portugal with us in June 2017!
Join the World Affairs Council of Greater Hampton Roads and  and Tinto wine & cheese for an insider's  wine tasting tour of Portugal.
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​ To educate our community to become well-informed and engaged citizens about critical international issues as they affect the world, nation, and the local region and thus prepare Hampton Roads citizens to thrive in an increasingly complex and challenging world.  
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