Programs

Forging America's Future from Undersea

When: September 20, 2018 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: College Center at Crozier-Williams, 270 Mohegan Ave Pkwy, New London, CT 06320, USA

Join us September 20 at Crozier Student Center at Connecticut College for a presentation with Capt. Paul Whitescarver, Commanding Officer, Naval Submarine Base New London. His presentation is titled, “Forging America’s Future from Undersea: Examining[…]

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Five Key Trends in the Battle for the Global Internet

When: October 24, 2018 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Old Lyme Country Club, 40 McCurdy Rd, Old Lyme, CT 06371, USA

Robert Morgus will present, ‘Five Key Trends in the Battle for the Global Internet (and why it matters)’ on October 24, 2018 at Old Lyme Country Club. Robert is a Sr. Policy Analyst[…]

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On Grand Strategy

When: June 4, 2018 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Connecticut College, College Center at Crozier-Williams, 270 Mohegan Ave Pkwy, New London, CT 06320, USA

Professor John Lewis Gaddis, Yale University, will speak on the subject of his new book “On Grand Strategy,” on June 4, 2018 at Connecticut College, New London (book-signing to follow). John Lewis Gaddis is the[…]

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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

Robert Morgus

Robert Morgus, our October 2018 speaker, is a Sr. Policy Analyst and Deputy Director with New America, a non-partisan think tank in Washington, where he leads the institution’s work on international cybersecurity policy.

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.

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