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PROGRAMMING CALENDAR 2011
JANUARY 2011
11th - Great Decisions 2011: Dr. Scott Denham (Davidson College), German Ascendant Registration Info
18th - Great Decisions 2011: Dr. Elkhan Mehdiyev, Fulbright Scholar at Duke University, Crisis in the Caucasus Registration Info
25th - Great Decisions 2011: Dr. Kenneth, Menkhaus, Davidson College, Horn of Africa Registration Info
 
FEBRUARY 2011
1st - Ambassadors Circle Series:  
Ambassador Mauro Vieira, Ambassador of Brazil to the United States, Brazil-US Partnerships in a Global Perspective Details
1st - Great Decisions 2011: Dr. James Walsh, UNC Charlotte, Global Governance Registration Info
2nd - The Magellan Society (Young Professionals of the WACC): Happy Hour at Dolce Vita Registration Info
8th - Great Decisions 2011: Dr. Chris Van Aller, Winthrop University, Sanctions and Proliferation, North Korea and Iran Registration Info
15th - Great Decisions 2011:
Dr. Richard Buttimer, UNC Charlotte, Responding to the Financial Crisis Registration Info

17th - Evening Presentation:  "Become A World Citizen Through Travel" Rick Steves, host of Rick Stevesí Europe (PBS) and Travel with Rick Steves (NPR)
24th - Mid-Morning Presentation (Co-Sponsored with CPCC):  Fredrik Stanton, author of "Great Negotiations: Agreements that Changed the Modern World"  Registration Details
24th - International Speaker Series:
Fredrik Stanton, author of "Great Negotiations: Agreements that Changed the Modern World"  (*co-sponsored by the Office of International Programs, Department of Global, International and Area Studies, WACC)
25th - Ambassador's Circle Series:  
Ambassador David Adelman, US Ambassador to Singapore, "Why Asia? Why ASEAN? Why Now? - How to be a Winner in the Global Marketplace" Registration Info
MARCH 2011
3rd - The Magellan Society (Young Professionals of the WACC): Dinner Meet-Up at Deejai Thai Restaurant Registration Info
10th - WACC Speaker Series: Ryan Crocker, Former US Ambassador to Iraq, Pakistan, Syria, Kuwait & Lebanon Registration Info
24th
- Business Breakfast Series: Donald Tong, Hong Kong Commissioner for Economic and Trade Affairs, USA
Registration Info
24th - WACC Ambassadors Circle Series: Dr. Zalmay Khalilzad, former Ambassador of U.S. to Iraq and Afghanistan Register Online
24th - International Speaker Series: Dr. Zalmay Khalilzad, former Ambassador of U.S. to Iraq and Afghanistan (*co-sponsored by the Office of International Programs, Department of Global, International and Area Studies, WACC)
31st - Joint WACC/CEC Economist Series: John Felmy, Chief Economist, American Petroleum Institute (API) Registration Info
APRIL 2011

7th - The Magellan Society (Young Professionals of the WACC): Happy Hour @ Kennedy's Bar & Grill  Registration Info

12th - The International Career Panel (co-sponsored together with UNC Charlotte and the Dept. of Global, International and Area Studies) Registration Info

21st - Co-Sponsored Program with BABC NC: Sir Eldon Griffiths, former British Conservative Politician and journalist, author of "Transatlantic Man" and "Global Citizen Registration Info

27th - The Magellan Society (Young Professionals of the WACC): Around the World with TMS  Registration Info

28th - WACC Speaker Series Program: Michael Scheuer, author of "Osama Bin Laden" and 20+ year Veteran of the CIA Registration Info

28th - Private Dinner: Michael Scheuer, author of "Osama Bin Laden" and 20+ year Veteran of the CIA Registration Info

MAY 2011
18th - The Magellan Society (Young Professionals of the WACC): Dinner Meet-Up @ Valhalla Pub & Eatery Details Forthcoming
25th
- WACC Speaker Series:
Dr. Parag Khana, Senior Research Fellow in the American Strategy Program at the New America Foundation, How to Run the World: Charting a Course to the Next Renaissance Registration Info
JUNE 2011
9th - World Citizen Award Dinner 2011 - Registration Info
JULY 2011
14th - The Magellan Society (Young Professionals of the WACC): Happy Hour at Bistro la Bon Register Online
AUGUST 2011
17th - The Magellan Society (Young Professionals of the WACC): Happy Hour at Black Bear Saloon Register Online
SEPTEMBER 2011
7th- Joint Program between WACC and ACG: Ali Aslan, Former Policy and Media Advisor, German Federal Ministry of the Interior on Islam, Integration and Identity in Europe: The case of Germany Registration Details
8thh- The Magellan Society (Young Professionals of the WACC): Cultural Meet-Up - Greek Festival  Register Online
29th- WACC CEO Series:
Christopher J. Kearney, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer (SPX) Register Online
OCTOBER 2011
6th- Business Breakfast Series: Jay Bryson, Global Economic, Wells Fargo Register Online
13th- WACC CEO Series: Jacques Besnainou, Chief Executive Officer, AREVA Inc. Register Online
25th- Voyagers Club: Peck's Postulates - The Four Keys to Total Understanding of Internationals Relations Register Online
NOVEMBER 2011
2nd-4th- WACA National Conference Details
11th- WACC Speaker Series: Robert Guest, Global Business Editor, Economist (London) and Author of "Borderless Economics" Register Online
11th- WACC Private Dinner: Robert Guest, Global Business Editor, Economist (London) and Author of "Borderless Economics" Register Online
17th- Joint WorldQuest/Academic WorldQuest Details
DECEMBER 2011

1st- WACC Speaker Series:
Werner Fornos,  2003 Laureate - UN Population Award and founder of "Global Population Education"  Register Online
6th- The Magellan Society (YPs of the WAC Charlotte - Evening Presentation): Rye Barcott,  author of "It Happened on the Way to War" and co-founder of "Carolina for Kibera Register Online
8th
- WACC Ambassadors Circle Series:
His Excellency Michael Collins, Ambassador of Ireland to the United States  Register Online
   
 
 
 
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