Travel Talk

Each month in the fall and spring the World Affairs Council Tacoma presents Travel Talk, a series featuring provocative speakers, fascinating countries, and important issues from around the globe.

Both members and the public are invited to attend Travel Talk free of charge. All talks are hosted by Annie Wright Schools in Tacoma unless otherwise noted. Click here for directions to Annie Wright Schools.

Each presentation will begin at 7:00 PM and run until roughly 8:30 PM. Click show details on the events below to learn more about our upcoming events!

Upcoming Talks

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Past events

17 May 2017 Travel Talk: From There to Here: International Students Journey to the United States
19 Apr 2017 Travel Talk: The Adventures and Wisdom from a Gap Year Student
15 Mar 2017 Travel Talk: Travel with Restriction: Iran
15 Feb 2017 Travel Talk: Travel With Purpose
18 Jan 2017 Travel Talk: Here, There and Back Again
14 Dec 2016 Travel Talk: Antarctica: Cleaning Up After Science
16 Nov 2016 Travel Talk: Morocco: The Muslim Kingdom by the Sea
19 Oct 2016 Travel Talk: Indian Ocean: Scientific Expedition
18 May 2016 Travel Talk: Slovakia: Little Tiger of Europe
20 Apr 2016 Travel Talk: Nepal Service and Study Tour
16 Mar 2016 Travel Talk: “Inside Cuba: An In-depth Island Journey"
17 Feb 2016 Travel Talk: “Finland: A Personal Reflection"
21 Jan 2016 Travel Talk: “The Lost World of Venezuela"
09 Dec 2015 Travel Talk: "Elves to Equality: A Journey Through Iceland"
18 Nov 2015 Travel Talk: Orphans Africa: Tacoma to Tanzania
21 Oct 2015 Travel Talk: Nicaragua: An Appreciative Inquiry Perspective
16 Sep 2015 Travel Talk: Diplomacy 101: Running In China
21 May 2015 Travel Talk: Traveling to Save the World
15 Apr 2015 Travel Talk: My Life as an Older Peace Corps Volunteer
18 Mar 2015 Travel Talk: Maternal Care in India
22 Jan 2015 Travel Talk: My Travels Through Museums Around the World
10 Dec 2014 Travel Talk: Around the Table: Supporting Women In Turkey, Georgia, Azerbaijan and Armenia
19 Nov 2014 Travel Talk: Working from Anywhere in the World
15 Oct 2014 Travel Talk: The Penguin Glow

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