WAC board member and veteran signs letter in defense of diplomacy

This week more than 1,200 veterans signed an open letter opposing cuts to diplomacy and foreign aid in the federal budget. Among the veteran signatories is World Affairs Council board member Brian Easley, who in the past has also served as our Visitor Programs Manager. The letter outlines the essential nature of diplomacy in preserving […]

Manual wins local Academic WorldQuest

This Saturday we hosted our local Academic WorldQuest at the Main library on York Street. Over the weekend  nine Kentuckiana schools participated in hopes of winning, to move forward to the national level in Washington D.C. AWQ gives opportunities to high school students to learn geography, world history, and world affairs. It is a national […]

Interview with Vitoria Marques of Brazil Youth Ambassadors

by Karina Cabral Original article printed in Portuguese at O Livre. Photo Credits: O Livre. An example in her community, Mato Grosso student wins exchange in the United States   Fifty students from Brazilian public schools were chosen by the US embassy in Brazil, among 23,000 applicants, to gain an exchange in the United States. Among […]