Press Release: A Beginner’s Guide to America

Media Contact: Paul Nugent, Executive DirectorSoutheast Connecticut World Affairs Council860-388-9241, exhibernia@gmail.com Roya Hakakian presents, “A Beginner’s Guide to America” This Southeast Connecticut World Affairs Council hybrid virtual and in-person meeting takes place on Wednesday, […]

20 | September 2021

Monday 6:53 PM

Past Speakers Fall 2013-Spring 2021

List of Past Speakers that have presented at SECWAC Meetings: 2020-2021 Season June 2021 – Fiona Hill, Brookings Institution, “The West and Russia Since the End of the Cold War / Domestic and […]

6 | August 2021

Friday 12:47 PM

Press Release: US-Europe Relations in the Context of Brexit

Media Contact: Paul Nugent, Executive DirectorSoutheast Connecticut World Affairs Council860-388-9241, info@secwac.org  Thomas Wright presents, “US-Europe Relations in the Context of Brexit” This Southeast Connecticut World Affairs Council virtual meeting takes place on Tuesday, April […]

20 | April 2021

Tuesday 6:15 PM

Press Release: What Americans Get Wrong about China

Media Contact: Paul Nugent, Executive DirectorSoutheast Connecticut World Affairs Council860-388-9241, info@secwac.org  Dorinda Elliott presents, “What Americans Get Wrong About China” This Southeast Connecticut World Affairs Council virtual meeting takes place on Tuesday, March 9 […]

7 | March 2021

Sunday 8:32 PM

Press Release: The Man Who Ran Washington

Media Contact: Paul Nugent, Executive DirectorSoutheast Connecticut World Affairs Council860-388-9241, info@secwac.org  Peter Baker and Susan Glasser present, “The Man Who Ran Washington: The Life and Times of James A. Baker III” This Southeast Connecticut […]

15 | January 2021

Friday 12:20 AM

Press Release: Peter Beinart, America and the World in the Biden Era

Media Contact: Paul Nugent, Executive DirectorSoutheast Connecticut World Affairs Council860-388-9241, info@secwac.org Peter Beinart presents, “America and the World in the Biden Era” This Southeast Connecticut World Affairs Council virtual meeting takes place on Wednesday, […]

23 | November 2020

Monday 4:38 PM

Press Release: Marissa Turnbull, Indigenous Rights in the 21st Century

Media Contact: Paul Nugent, Executive DirectorSoutheast Connecticut World Affairs Council860-388-9241, info@secwac.org  Marissa Turnbull presents, “Indigenous Rights in the 21st Century” This Southeast Connecticut World Affairs Council virtual meeting takes place on Wednesday, November 18 […]

12 | November 2020

Thursday 9:36 PM

Past Speakers Fall 2013-Fall 2020

List of Past Speakers that have presented at SECWAC Meetings: 2020-2021 Season (to date, as-of Nov. 2020) November 2020 – Marissa Turnbull, Tribal Historic Preservation Officer, Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation, “Indigenous Rights in […]

12 | November 2020

Thursday 8:34 PM

Press Release: Michael Kimmage, The Abandonment of the West

Media Contact: Paul Nugent, Executive DirectorSoutheast Connecticut World Affairs Council860-388-9241, info@secwac.org  Michael Kimmage presents “The Abandonment of the West: The History of an Idea in American Foreign Policy” This Southeast Connecticut World Affairs Council virtual […]

12 | October 2020

Monday 7:01 PM

Press Release: Dean Accardi, ‘India, Pakistan, and the War Over Kashmir’

Media Contact: Paul Nugent, Executive DirectorSoutheast Connecticut World Affairs Council860-388-9241, info@secwac.org  Dean Accardi, Ph.D. presents, “India, Pakistan, and the War over Kashmir” This Southeast Connecticut World Affairs Council virtual meeting takes place on Thursday, October […]

5 | October 2020

Monday 2:51 PM

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.