• Juan Williams, co-host of The Five on Fox News, talks to the Council about the modern-day figures who have reshaped and affirmed the Founding Fathers' vision of America on May 25.

  • His Excellency Peter Wittig, Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to the U.S., discusses the future challanges and opportunities of Germany, Europe, and the world at large on May 12.

  • Yale Professor of History and American Studies, Joanne B. Freeman, will discuss the legacy and myth behind Alexander Hamilton on May 19.

  • His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston joins the Council to discuss the business partnership between Texas and Canada on May 27.

  • Former Chief of Staff to the First Lady Nancy Reagan, James Rosebush, discusses his responsibilities and relationship with the first couple on May 24.

 

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Help the victims of the earthquake in Ecuador
The earthquake in Ecuador has shaken the hearts of many in the United States including that of Nina Vaca, Chairman & CEO of the Pinnacle Group in Dallas. In an appeal for help on her Facebook page, she wrote, “As a blessed Ecuadorian family in the United States, my family and I along with Nathalie Molina Niño have partnered with the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Foundation to bring awareness...to the tragedy that has occurred in Ecuador.” She has set up a GoFundMe page for donations. Learn more and donate here.

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IPS: Bruce J. Dickson - China's Internal Politics: What Keeps the Party in Power and How Resilient Is That Power?

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30

Andrew J. Bacevich, Sr. - America’s War for the Greater Middle East

May

3

Jennifer Harris - Geoeconomics and Statecraft

May

5

SOLD OUT - His Excellency Juan Carlos Pinzón

May

12

His Excellency Peter Wittig - U.S.-German Relations: Challenges and Opportunities in a World in Turmoil

May

19

Joanne B. Freeman - More Than a Broadway Musical: Discussing Alexander Hamilton

May

24

James Rosebush - What Made Ronald Reagan Great and Why It Matters

May

25

Juan Williams - We The People: The Modern-Day Figures Who Have Reshaped and Affirmed the Founding Fathers’ Vision of America - Dallas

May

25

Juan Williams - We The People: The Modern-Day Figures Who Have Reshaped and Affirmed the Founding Fathers’ Vision of America - McKinney

May

27

His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston - Border-to-Border: The Canada/Texas Partnership

May

31

Joshua Cooper Ramo - Power, Fortune, and Survival in the Age of Networks

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14

Shirin Ebadi - Until We Are Free: My Fight for Human Rights in Iran

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23

Jeffrey Toobin - American Heiress: The Wild Saga of the Kidnapping, Crimes and Trial of Patty Hearst - Fort Worth

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23

Jeffrey Toobin - American Heiress: The Wild Saga of the Kidnapping, Crimes and Trial of Patty Hearst - Dallas

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30

Talmage Boston - Cross-Examining History: A Lawyer Gets Answers From the Experts About Our Presidents - Dallas

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Talmage Boston - Cross-Examining History: A Lawyer Gets Answers From the Experts About Our Presidents - McKinney

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14

Joby Warrick - Black Flags: The Rise of ISIS

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2015 International Education Program Highlights:

  • 1,900 teachers attended impacting 270K students
  • Over 21,000 students attended from 213 schools
  • 103 speakers to schools/ 8 videoconferences
  • 24 Interns/ 17 schools/ 38 intern professional developments
  • 250+ teachers at workshops including Choices, Global Classroom, World Religion, Great Decisions, etc.
  • UAE Teacher travel/ IEP jointly awarded Fulbright to Jordan
  • 3 Career Days -1,400 students
  • Junior WACS/ 61 DFW campuses providing service/ leadership programs
  • Asian Heritage Day, and other Ad Hoc student cultural events
  • DFW WorldQuest students won third at nationals
  • Honored two Arlington teachers for Educator of the Year

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2016 IEP Teacher Member Happy Hour

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Youth Refugees: Stories of Conflict, Courage, and Resettlement in Dallas

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Meridian Young Professionals - Happy Hour and Meet & Greet with Joshua Cooper Ramo

 

 

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