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Brexit - A German Perspective
Join us for a luncheon with the Consul General of Germany in Boston, Dr. Ralf Horlemann, in conversation on Brexit: A German Perspective.
Tuesday, September 27 | 12pm - 1:30pm | Learn More

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WACCT membership is made up of diverse, active global thinkers from across the state. From business executives, to foreign affairs experts, to young professionals and students, the Council’s members form a large community of people interested in discussing critical global issues. Don’t miss our monthly newsletter, which highlights a different WACCT member each month! Click here to sign up for our monthly newsletter!

Current members: We encourage you to sign up for our upcoming programs at the discounted member price. Stay tuned for information about the World Affairs Councils of America’s 2014 national conference, which members get discounts and special access to. Also, don’t forget that members get a special discount for the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia’s amazing Travel the World Trips! WACCT Members also have exclusive access to member discounts on foreign affairs publications such as, The Economist, The New Yorker, Foreign Policy, and more. Click here for the full list of discounts and how to activate them.

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Not sure if your membership is up for renewal? Email to find out!

Save the Date: 2015 Model United Nations will be December 4 - 5!

Model U.N. 2015 will take place the afternoon and evening of Friday, December 4th, and the day of Saturday, December 5th at the University of Hartford Campus.

Stay tuned for more details and registration!



2015 Student Global Engagement Award 

Do you know a student that is globally engaged and active in the community? Nominate a student you feel deserves to be recognized for their global efforts. Each year, we honor 1 Connecticut student with the Global Student Engagement Award, presented at our annual Luminary Award Gala. This year’s Global Student Engagement Award and Luminary Award will be given on May 7th at the Hartford Marriott Downtown.



In an effort to revamp Hartford's Young Professional interest and involvement in global affairs, we are placing a call for interested YPs to join the Council. If you are interested in joining a committee so jumpstart this process, email 

The Council’s global fusion programs for young professionals fuse together networking, professional development, education, and socializing in a fun environment!

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