Author Archives: Cynthia Melcher

About Cynthia Melcher

Cynthia Melcher is Executive Director of the World Affairs Council of Western Massachusetts

Winter Olympics 2018 Opening Ceremony Watch Party!

World Affairs Council board member Rich Rediker and his wife Gayle are generously opening up their lovely home—38 East Brook Drive in Hampden, MA—to the World Affairs Council for a relaxed and fun evening to watch the Opening Ceremonies of … Continue reading

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Haroon Ullah Returns on “How Do We Stop the Next World War” in February

Dr. Haroon K. Ullah will speak at an Instant Issues Brown Bag Lunch event on How Do We Stop the Next World War: The Weaponization of Information and the Fight for Cyber Supremacy on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at noon in the … Continue reading

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First Instant Issues of 2018 to Feature Laura Reed on North Korea

Dr. Laura Reed of the University of Massachusetts–Amherst Department of Political Science and Legal Studies, will speak at an Instant Issues Brown Bag Lunch event on North Korea. on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at noon in the Community Room, One Financial … Continue reading

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Instant Issues @ One Financial Plaza: Greg White on Climate Change & National Security

The World Affairs Council of Western Massachusetts will present Gregory White, Mary Huggins Gamble Professor of Government at Smith College at an Instant Issues Brown Bag Lunch event on Climate Change and National Security on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at … Continue reading

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Shihana Alazzaz: A Saudi Woman in the Corner Office on Tuesday, September 5

The World Affairs Council of Western Massachusetts is pleased to present Saudi lawyer, Shihana Alazzaz on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.  at the Western New England University School of Law, 1215 Wilbraham Road in Springfield.  The event is free … Continue reading

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