Ukraine and The Impact of Cultural Exchange

Posted on Mar 27, 2014 in Cultural Exchange, Stories | Comments Off on Ukraine and The Impact of Cultural Exchange

In late-November, I returned to Seattle after living in Ukraine for 27 months as a Peace Corps Volunteer (PCV). I spent most of my two...

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World Affairs Council History: The 1990’s

Posted on Jan 28, 2012 in Stories | 0 comments

The 1990’s again represented a period of growth for the World Affairs Council. The World Affairs Council office moved from the...

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World Affairs Council History: The 1980’s

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During the difficult years of the 1970’s, the shining light of the World Affairs Council was its International Visitor Program (IVP)....

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World Affairs Council History: The 1970’s

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After two decades of success, the World Affairs Council was generally acknowledged as Seattle’s premier international organization. A set...

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World Affairs Council History: The 1960’s

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In 1967, the city of Seattle received the prestigious Institute of International Education award for “having welded the component...

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World Affairs Council History: The 1950’s

Posted on Feb 11, 2011 in Stories | 0 comments

The new World Affairs Council, incorporated on September 12, 1951, quickly established itself as a leading international force in Seattle...

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