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- Sep 25, 2017 .

Suzy Hansen, "Notes on a Foreign Country: An American Abroad in a Post-American World"
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- Oct 03, 2017 .

Dr. Shadi Hamid, 'Islamic Exceptionalism: How the Struggle Over Islam is Reshaping the World'
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- Oct 05, 2017 .

Hosted by Her Excellency Dr. Hunaina Al-Mughairy
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Save the Date: World Affairs Council-Washington, DC Global Education Gala - March 29, 2017

The World Affairs - HONORS Global Education Gala is the Council's annual awards ceremony to honor organizations that align with the World Affairs Council - Washington, DC's mission to develop informed geo-political insights and critical thinking with a global perspective; and providing programs to educate, enlighten and empower students, educators, professionals, the American public and international community. In 2017, we recognized the following organizations:

--The Keynote Address was delivered by
Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, who also received the Global Ambassadors Award
--Marymount University
received the Educator of the Year Award that was accepted by Dr. Matthew Shank, President

--The Corporation for Public Broadcasting received the Global Communications Award
that was accepted Patricia Harrison, President and CEO
--Blackboard Inc.
received the Global Education Award t
hat was accepted Bill Ballhaus, President and CEO
--The Republic of Colombia received the Distinguished Diplomatic Service Award
that was accepted H.E. Juan Carlos Pinzon, Ambassador to the United States

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