Aug 10, 2020

WEBINAR: The New Nuclear Arms Race and Presidential Power from Truman to Trump

Webinar Event

Join the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia for a conversation with former Secretary of Defense William Perry and Tom Collina, Director of Policy at Ploughshares Fund about nuclear nonproliferation and the extent and limits to presidential power with regards to nuclear weapons launch authority.

Location:

GoToWebinar - Online Event

Philadelphia, PA 19107

Schedule

  • 4:50 p.m. EDT Recommended Log-in Time
  • 5 p.m. EDT Webinar Begins
  • 6 p.m. EDT Conclusion

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Aug 18, 2020

WEBINAR: The Reimagining Systems Series: What are the Approaches to Police Reform?

Webinar Event

The Council's "Reimagining Systems Series" will feature events focusing on different areas of policy and reform--policing, education, the political economy, and healthcare. Join us for this event in the series: a discussion about police reform.

Location:

GoToWebinar - Online Event

Philadelphia, PA 19107

Schedule

  • 4:50 p.m. EDT Recommended Log-in Time
  • 5 p.m. EDT Webinar Begins
  • 6:15 p.m. EDT Conclusion

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Sep 10, 2020

WEBINAR: Moving Forward: How Do We Unite Americans in 2021 and Beyond?

Webinar Event

Join the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia for a conversation with General Wesley Clark (ret.), Founder of Renew America Together, and the Honorable Larry Hogan, Governor of Maryland, to hear how they believe we can bring our country together.

Location:

GoToWebinar - Online Event

Philadelphia, PA 19107

Schedule

  • 4:50 p.m. EDT Recommended Log-in Time
  • 5 p.m. EDT Webinar Begins
  • 6:15 p.m. EDT Conclusion

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Sep 17, 2020

The Frank and Cheri Hermance Atlas Award Event

Hybrid Event

The 2020 Atlas Awards will be presented to National Honoree Nadia Murad, a human rights activist and 2018 Nobel Prize winner and Philadelphia Honoree Jami McKeon, Chair of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius.

Location:

To be announced

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107

United States

Schedule

  • 5:50 p.m. Log-in for Online Audience
  • 6 p.m. Program
  • 7:15 p.m. Conclusion

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Nov 02, 2020

A Conversation with Jeff Flake, United States Senator from Arizona (2013-2019)

Join the Council and Villanova University for a discussion about how civil discourse builds democracy and how the need for bipartisanship is greater than ever before.

Location:

Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law

299 N. Spring Mill Road

Villanova, PA 19085

Schedule

  • 5 p.m. Registration opens for reception guests
  • 5 - 6 p.m. Reception (for those ticket holders)
  • 5:30 p.m. Registration opens for program only guests
  • 6 p.m. Program
  • 7:15 p.m. Conclusion

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