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TMS: 4th Annual Young Professional Multi-Group Mixer (July 27th, 2016)

Join The Magellan Society (Young Professionals of the WACC Charlotte) for the 4th Annual Young Professionals Multi-Group Mixer hosted by the Fillmore Charlotte and the RAIN Young Affiliates on July 27th, 2016, at 6:00 pm! The event will bring together Charlotte's nonprofits and young professionals in one location to network and mingle, in addition to providing information about all the groups represented.

WACC Speaker Series with Gillian Tett (August 24th, 2016)

Join the World Affairs Council of Charlotte on Wednesday, August 24th as we host Gillian Tett, US Managing Editor of the Financial Times. She will share her insight into the US and global economy, and the global ramifications of Britain's pending exit from the EU.

Joint WorldQuest / Academic WorldQuest (November 10th, 2016)

The World Affairs Council of Charlotte will host WorldQuest together with Academic WorldQuest, our high school version of WQ, for the 6th time since 2010. WorldQuest was created by the WACC and has grown into a nationwide international knowledge competition played by councils around the country. The thrill of competition and enthusiasm for world affairs has made this program one of our most successful education initiatives in the greater Charlotte area.

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27jul6:00 pm- 8:00 pmTMS 4th Annual Young Professional Multi-Group Mixer
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