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What is the Alaska World Affairs Council?

The Alaska World Affairs Council is a focused educational organization dedicated to stimulating interest in world affairs and inspiring its members to be involved in world events. The council was founded in 1958 by the late Evangeline Atwood with the conviction that better community education in world affairs is necessary for sound democratic citizenship.

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Alaska World Affairs Council

The Alaska World Affairs Council is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit, non-partisan organization which is membership-based and is one of approximately 90 members of the World Affairs Councils of America in Washington, DC.
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Alaska World Affairs CouncilFriday, December 2nd, 2016 at 12:00pm
The Alaska World Affairs Council had a great evening at the Japanese Celebration of the Emperor's 83rd Birthday. Visiting speaker, Ambassador John Yates was able to attend and meet with Alaskan leaders.
Alaska World Affairs Council
Alaska World Affairs CouncilThursday, December 1st, 2016 at 6:30pm
Prepare yourself for cuteness overload as Anchorage School District elementary students share what peace means to them.
Alaska World Affairs Council
Alaska World Affairs CouncilThursday, December 1st, 2016 at 12:06pm
Tune into 650 KENI - Alaska News Talk Radio this afternoon around 4:10pm to hear from visiting Ambassador, John Yates.

Ambassador Yates will be addressing Alaskans at our program tomorrow, Fridat at Bear Tooth Theatrepub starting at noon. Tickets are still available, please plan to pay at the door or contact rsvp@alaskaworldaffairs.org.
Alaska World Affairs Council
Alaska World Affairs CouncilMonday, November 28th, 2016 at 9:00am
Join us for the film "America's Diplomats" and discussion with a 40 year foreign service veteran, Ambassador John Yates, on Friday, December 2nd. Learn more and register: http://www.alaskaworldaffairs.org/events/americas-diplomats/
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America's Diplomats Trailer
Narrated by Kathleen Turner, America’s Diplomats explores the role of the Foreign Service - from Ben Franklin to Benghazi - through stories of individual dip...
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Alaska World Affairs CouncilSunday, November 27th, 2016 at 9:00am
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