World Affairs Council of Western Colorado

World Affairs Council of Western Colorado

 The World Affairs Council of Western Colorado (WACWC) is a non-profit, non-partisan organization dedicated to advancing a deep and broad understanding of international affairs and how events in the world affect life in Western Colorado. WACWC provides speakers and lectures of national or international prominence with knowledge in subjects of political, economic or historic import, for the education of the public, as well as, providing global literacy for K-12 students. Facilitate forums for discussion of world events. 

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Your passport to a world of ideas.

 

The World Affairs Council of Western Colorado

 

Our Mission

The World Affairs Council of Western Colorado is a non-profit, non-partisan organization dedicated to advancing a deep and broad understanding of international affairs and how events in the world affect life in Western Colorado.  WACWC can accomplish this through providing forums, speakers, and educational outreach on topics concerning foreign events, U.S. foreign policies, and different cultures and religions.  

 

Upcoming events

Kathryn Rodriguez

What: Borders Outside and Inside: Intersectionality, Refugees and Migration, and Women's Rights in Today's World

When: Saturday, January 20 2:00-3:00 PM

Where: Mesa Theater @ 538 Main Street

This event is free to the public. 

T.R. Reid

What: A Fine Mess: A Global Quest for a Fair and Efficient Tax System

When: Thursday, February 8 7:00 PM

Where: CMU Meyer Ballroom

This event is free to all past WACWC members and $10 for the general public. Future 2018 events will require a membership renewal. 

Recent events

Dr. Philip Jones

What: Resource Conflict in South Asia: The Indus Water Treaty

When: Tuesday, 23 May, 6:30 pm 

Where: Colorado Mesa University, University Center, Meyer Ballroom

Dr. Kathleen Hynes

What: Immigration Policy & Rights in the Age of Trump

When: Thursday, 1 June, 6:30PM

Where: First Christian Church Hall, 1326 N 1st St.

 

Free for students and current WACWC members; general admission is $10.

For more information see our Speakers tab.

Thank you to the following for providing support to WACWC.

Click on the logo to go to the web site.

 

wacwc2014@gmail.com

PO Box 4924, Grand Junction, CO 81502