Programs

The Rise of Populism/Nationalism in Europe

When: December 12, 2019 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Connecticut College, 270 Mohegan Ave Pkwy, New London, CT 06320, USA

Join us on Thursday, December 12, 2019 at Connecticut College for a presentation by Sarah Wiliarty titled, “The Rise of Populism/Nationalism in Europe.” A reception begins at 5:30 p.m., with the presentation starting at 6:00[…]

Read More

A Different Look at Rural African Education

When: January 23, 2020 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: First Congregational Church of Old Lyme, 2 Ferry Rd, Old Lyme, CT 06371, USA

Megan O’Neill, Associate Director of Imagine Scholar, will present, “A Different Look at Rural African Education” on Thursday, January 23, 2020 at the First Congregational Church of Old Lyme, with dinner to follow[…]

Read More

The Refugee Crisis in Europe: The Case of Germany

When: February 13, 2020 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Connecticut College, 270 Mohegan Ave Pkwy, New London, CT 06320, USA

Join us Thursday, February 13, 2020 at Connecticut College for a presentation by Karolin Machtans titled, “The Refugee Crisis in Europe: The Case of Germany.” A reception begins at 5:30 p.m., with the presentation starting[…]

Read More

About Us

The mission of the Southeast Connecticut World Affairs Council (SECWAC) is to foster an understanding of issues of foreign policy and international affairs through study, debate, and educational programming.  SECWAC’s principal activity is to sponsor a Speakers Series of 8 to 10 monthly meetings annually.  Through the Series, we achieve our mission by providing a forum for nonpartisan, non-advocacy dialogue between our members and U.S. policymakers and other experts on foreign relations.

The Board of Directors of SECWAC is a volunteer organization committed to hosting the widest possible range of views while advocating none.  By maintaining a reputation for impartiality, we facilitate serious and civil debate and discussion on issues that bear directly on the United States of America’s vital global interests.

Featured Speaker

Gordon Chang

Gordon Chang is an author, columnist, and regular guest on various news broadcasts as an expert on Asia (mostly China, North Korea, and South Korea). He has spoken at the Council on Foreign […]

Mission Statement

The mission of the Southeast Connecticut World Affairs Council (SECWAC) is to foster an understanding of issues of foreign policy and international affairs by study, debate, and educational programming, primarily through a Speakers Series of 8 to 10 monthly meetings.

partners

Information For: