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WORLDQUEST 2014
Wednesday, October 29th - Evening Program

Come test your knowledge of the world at our exciting annual international trivia night. 

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THE EVOLUTION OF THE GLOBAL TERRORIST THREAT
Tuesday, November 4 - Evening Program
Bruce Hoffman, director of the Center for Security Studies, will examine what the preeminent terrorist threat we face today is, and what it will look like in the future. 

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THANK YOU, LINDA WUEST

Linda Wuest is retiring soon, after twenty years with the Council. She will help during the transition to the new CEO and plans to be an active member of the Council in her retirement. The Council has seen substantial growth during her tenure. The board of directors thanks Linda for her dedication and service. 

WELCOME, FARAH KILLIDAR

Farah Killidar will be the President and CEO of the World Affairs Council of Houston, starting October 1st. Born in the Middle East, educated in London, Ms. Killidar previously served as the CEO of the Alaska World Affairs Council. She brings a wealth of international experience to the job and has a good understanding of the Council system. Please join the board of directors in welcoming Farah Killidar. 


YOUR WORLD, YOUR VOICE: WE WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU
Take our weekly poll - Your response will be compiled with answers received from other participants and results will be sent to the Department of State. 

 

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November 2014


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