Connecting Maine and the World

The World Affairs Council of Maine connects our state and the world by engaging and educating people of all ages to become global citizens.

Upcoming Events

Wed, April 23, 2014 5:30 PM • USM Portland Campus - 133 Wishcamper Center
Tue, April 29, 2014 12:00 PM • CIEE, 300 Fore St., Portland 2nd floor training room
Tue, May 13, 2014 10:00 AM • Bam Bam Bakery, 267 Commercial Street, Portland
Thu, June 05, 2014 6:00 PM • Yarmouth

Save the Date: Wednesday, June 18th
The World Affairs Council of Maine will hold its Annual Meeting
with special guest Nicholas Burns!

The 2014 Maine Summit on Citizen Diplomacy

Citizen Diplomacy through Global Education
was a big success!
Thank you to all those who spoke and attended.


Good luck to the winners of WorldQuest 2014
as the Lake Region High School team, winner of this year’s WorldQuest
International Trivia Contest, travels to Washington, DC to compete in the 2014 Academic WorldQuest National Competition on April 26th!

Congratulations and good luck to Estelle Lohm,​ Mackenzie
McHatton, Amina Meziani​ and ​Even Logan
of Lake Region High School!

The World Affairs Council of Maine in the News
* Read about the Council's partnership with school member Deering High School in Portland to provide opportunities for students to participate in international programming: link to PPH.
* Listen to MPBN's July 17th Maine Calling show on "The Latest Out of Egypt" with WACM board members Julie Fisher and Kathleen Sutherland: Click here for audio.
* Portland Press Herald's On the Move: WACM Board and officer elections for 2013-2014
* Watch and read about Senator Collins' speech on Cybersecurity at our 2013 Annual Meeting:
Click here for the full video on CTN5.
Click here for the audio recording from MPR's Speaking in Maine (Audio On-Demand).
Click here for the Portland Press Herald article.


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