Upcoming Events

 

Panel Discussion: Russia and the US Election

Join the Montana World Affairs Council and Montanans for National Security on July 7th at 9:00 AM in the University Center at UM for a panel discussion on Russian interference in the US election!

The panel will feature Senator Jon Tester, Professor Anthony Johnstone, and the Council’s Presdient Emeritus, Bob Seidenschwarz. Senator Daines was invited to speak on the panel, but will be unable to join us.

Admission is FREE!


Recent Events from the Montana World Affairs Council

 

Refugee Crisis: A Discussion of Global ImportanceHayley headshot

Join the Montana World Affairs Council for a community discussion featuring Hayley Smith, founder of Lifting Hands International. She will discuss the causes of the refugee crisis, the distinctions between refugees and immigrants, and share an intimate look at life inside of a refugee camp.

Thursday, February 23rd at 7:00 pm at the DoubleTree Hilton Hotel.


U.S. and Iran: Endless Enemies?

Join the Montana World Affairs Council for a community discussion featuring John Limbert, former Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Iran in the State Department’s Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs. He was held hostage in the American Embassy in Iran during the 1979 Crisis.

December 13th at 7:00 pm at the DoubleTree Hilton Hotel.

 

 


Past Events from the Montana World Affairs Council:

 

U.S. and Iran: Endless Enemies?

In December, the Montana World Affairs Council hosted former ambassador John Limbert, a survivor of the 1979 Iranian Hostage Crisis, to speak about the history of US-Iranian relations, and where we can go from here. Thank you for everyone who joined us for this enlightening discussion! Check our “upcoming events” page to view more events […]

Distinguished Speaker Series: Dr. Sinan Ciddi on Turkey, ISIS, and the Syrian Civil War

Turkey, ISIS, and the Syrian Civil War: A Dubious Ally Join the Montana World Affairs Council for an engaging community discussion about some of the world’s most pressing current issues. Distinguished speaker Dr. Sinan Ciddi, Director of the Institute for Turkish Studies at Georgetown University, will share his expertise on Turkey, ISIS, and the Syrian […]

EU in the US Panels September 7 (Missoula) & 8 (Helena)

 EU in the US: Transatlantic Opportunities The Montana World Affairs Council with the World Affairs Councils of America and the Delegation of the European Union to the US presents the EU in the US: Transatlantic Opportunities Panel to the communities in both Missoula and Helena, MT. The panel will discuss the impact of Brexit, future of […]

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