The World Affairs Council of the Mid-Hudson Valley, founded in 2003, is a forum for citizen education and participation in international issues. The Council is a member of the World Affairs Councils of America (WACA) and serves Dutchess, Ulster and Orange Counties in New York.


Upcoming Events:

arabspringThurs., May 1, 7 pm“The Arab Spring Revisited:  Panel Discussion.  M. Glen Johnson, Emeritus Prof. of Political Science, Vassar College; James Ketterer, Director, Institute of International Liberal Education, Bard College; Ruth Beitler, Prof. of Comparative Politics, U.S. Military Academy.  Henry A. Wallace Visitor and Education Center, FDR Presidential Library, Hyde Park, NY.

Weds., June 4, 6 pm – Member’s Only Dinner.  Dinner at the CIA’s Caterina de Medici restaurant with a presentation to follow in the Ecolab Theater in the Admissions Building.  Program t.b.a.