Annual Meeting Honoring Retiring President Barbara Schneider
At our Annual Membership Meeting on June 13, retiring President Barbara Schneider was honored for her 18 years of extraordinary service to the Council. Former Chair of the Board, Catherine Nixon Cooke will serve as the Council's Interim President; and Nancy B. Loeffler has been elected the new Chair of the Board for 2013-2014.
Sister Cities International
57th Annual Conference
This year's annual Sister Cities International Conference is coming to San Antonio from July 11-13, 2013! Join Sister Cities International, elected officials, engaged citizens, community and business leaders to discuss the power of multi-sector partnerships in building "Sustainable Cities. Sustainable Relationships."
Travel the world with
The World Affairs Council!
Tour a fascinating destination and have access to political and other local experts who give behind the scenes views and briefings! The World Affairs Council of Philadelphia has been organizing these learning tours for 35 years. Find a trip today!
WAC of SA World News Now
This is where you can find our reports on current world events to learn what is happening around the world. At the end of each article are thought provoking questions, and a forum for discussions with other readers is forthcoming.
Academic WorldQuest is the flagship youth education program of the national network of World Affairs Councils. It is a team trivia competition testing high school students' knowlege of international affairs. This year's competition was held on Friday, March 1, 2013, with Keystone School taking the top prize.