Events

2019 FALL PROGRAMS

Thursday, September 19

Dr. Ellis

Dr. R. Evan Ellis, Research Professor of Latin American Studies at the U.S. Army War College (USAWC) Strategic Studies Institute (SSI).  He is also a Senior Associate in the Americas Program of the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS).

Topic:  “Venezuela – Current Challenges”

 

Thomas J Bollyky

Thursday, October 17

Thomas J. Bollyky, Director of Global Health program and senior fellow for global health, economics, and development at the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR).  He is also an adjunct professor of law at Georgetown University.

Topic:  “Plagues and the Paradox of Progress:  Why the World is Getting Healthier in Worrisome Ways”

 

Thursday, November 7

SCWA INTERNATIONAL TRIVIA CHALLENGE – SCWA Annual Fundraiser

SCWA Trivia 2019

Test your world knowledge at SCWA’s International Trivia Challenge on Thursday, November 14, 2019, at Skidaway Island Presbyterian Church.

Amongst a fun competitive atmosphere, teams answer questions concerning current events, world culture, architecture, cuisine, monuments, and governmental affairs.  Competitors & spectators are Welcome!

Reserve your Seat!

SCWA annual International Trivia Challenge and help local college students in their educational world quests!

Thursday, November 21

David Bier 2

 

David J. Bier, an immigration policy analyst at the Cato Institute’s Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity. He is an expert on visa reform, border security, and interior enforcement.

Topic:  “How Guest Workers Can Secure the Border”

 

 

Thursday, December 12

Michael Lind, Professor of Practice at the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs and co-author with Robert D. Atkinson of Big is Beautiful: Debunking the Myth of Small Business

Topic: “The Return of Geo-Economics”LindMichael

 

Friday, Dec 13th at 8 pm

Opening Night: AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS presented by Savannah Repertory Theatre

40% of ticket sales benefit Savannah Council on World Affairs

$18 advanced special until Dec 9th80 Days

$25 general admission after Dec 9th / $20 senior/kids

$10 student rush at the door with a valid ID

BOOK TICKETS:  SAVANNAHREP.ORG OR CALL MYBOXOFFICE.US AT (877) 313-1877