• Join us on July 25 to celebrate the paperback release of The Terror Years with Lawrence Wright at the Dallas Museum of Art. Learn more.

  • Our members-only Free Summer Social is June 29 at KRLD. Not a member? Click here to join! Learn more

  • The council's June 26 guest speaker Sir Nigel Shadbolt will present a lively discussion on today's realities regarding artificial intelligence and what to expect in the future.

  • Who Says It's a Small World? Our Meridian Young Professionals will travel to 147 countries (and counting) with Mike Decker at Interabang Books on July 18.

  • Form your own 4-person team for this international quiz night or join one of our teams! More than a brain exercise: music, food, a costume contest and Geeks Who Drink.

 

 

Latest News 

sold-out program for manal al-sharif at krld studios

The Council's sold-out June 20 event with "Daring to Drive: A Saudi Woman's Awakening" author Manal al Sharif brought out an intergenerational audience - but especially young women inspired by Manal's story. Council members, Facebook friends and listeners of KRLD were uplifted, and Manal was equally delighted to meet them. 

Just before she went onstage, Ms. al Sharif was interviewed by KRLD NewsRadio 1080. Listen to that interview here. 

CHECK OUT GLOBAL I.Q. library

Graeme WoodOne of the wonderful aspects of the Global I.Q. Minute with Jim Falk podcasts is the "relaxed range" of subjects that find their way into these short conversations with interesting people.

Check out our new home page widget - there are nearly 50 podcasts to choose from. That's part of what we do here at the Council - explore the world one interesting person at time!

Upcoming Events

Jun

26

Sir Nigel Shadbolt - Artificial Intelligence: Fact & Fiction

Jun

29

Summer Member Social

Jun

30

Contributors' Circle: Strategic Alliance between Peru and the U.S. in the 21st Century - SOLD OUT

Jul

25

Lawrence Wright - The Terror Years: From al-Qaeda to the Islamic State

Aug

10

WorldQuest – One Night in Bollywood

Sep

22

2017 H. Neil Mallon Award Dinner honoring Dirk Nowitzki

Sep

28

Jeremi Suri - The Impossible Presidency - Fort Worth

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Foreign Policy Subscription Change

The Council's subscription agreement with Foreign Policy magazine has changed. Council members will no longer continue to automatically receive a free subscription to the magazine. If you would like to continue your subscription to Foreign Policy magazine, click here to opt in to your subscription.

Global Young Leaders

Global Young Leaders creates an intelligent pathway for North Texas high school students to achieve ambitions in international careers and education. Through high standards for comprehension of issues, challenges and opportunities, students are transformed from observers into informed international participants.

Global Young Leaders has many programs for teachers and students!
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Upcoming Events

May

26

2017 Student Refugee Panel

Jun

22

2017 Global Classroom Educator Workshop

Aug

1

European College System Information Workshop

Free Workshops for Teachers

Meridian: Global Young Professionals

Meridian - the place where global young professionals connect, discover and play. Join us at our signature monthly happy hour events for an engaging international experience with interesting people, like you!
Learn more about Meridian.

Upcoming Events

Jun

22

Meridian Young Professionals: Turkey’s Transformational Turn - What’s Next?

Jul

18

Meridian Young Professionals: Who Says It's a Small World? Travel to 147 Countries & Counting with Mike Decker

Sep

14

Meridian Young Professionals: OktoBREWfest Bier Tasting

 

 

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