America’s Grandest Wager: China

September 17, 2019 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Connecticut College
270 Mohegan Avenue
New London, CT 06320
Free for members; $20 walk-in
Paul Nugent
America's Grandest Wager: China @ Connecticut College | New London | Connecticut | United States

Join us Tuesday, September 17, 2019, in the Crozier Student Center at Connecticut College for a presentation by Gordon Chang titled, “America’s Grandest Wager: China.”

Chang last spoke at SECWC in June 2017, where his well-received presentation at Old Lyme Middle School was titled, “Trump and North Korea: War or Peace in Asia.”

More details about his September 2019 return TBD.

Online registration for the event and dinner will be available in late summer 2019.


Dear Mary: Letters Home from the 10th Mountain Division 1944-45

When: September 12, 2019 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Essex Meadows, Hamilton Hall, 30 Bokum Rd, Essex, CT 06426, USA

Southeast Connecticut World Affairs Council (SECWAC) and Essex Meadows Community Partnership present Syndey Williams, local author, discussing his new book ‘Dear Mary: Letters Home from the 10th Mountain Division, 1944-1945’ at 3:00 p.m.[…]

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.