Upcoming Monthly Events:

Fourth Annual
International Trivia Challenge
Help support the
World Affairs Council
High School All Tournament Team!

An entertaining and challenging FUNdraiser!
Sunday, January 25 at the Itoo Hall on Farmington Road

Registration: 2:00 to 2:25 p.m.
Trivia Challenge: 2:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Register your team or yourself in advance and get free raffle tickets!  Find the form here.

View the event poster with full details here. 
Send your check to: Angela Weck, Executive Director, Peoria Area World Affairs Council, 1501 W. Bradley Avenue, Peoria 61625. 

Challenge Preview:  Send your answer to the following question to PAWAC.  Every day there will be a new question!  Every correct answer will be entered into a drawing for a terrific raffle prize!

1.    One of the oldest of all known civilizations is that of the Babylonians, with its capital in Babylon. Babylonians wrote mathematics (and other stuff) on:

A. Papyrus.

B. Clay tablets.

C. Parchment.

D. I Pads.

Applications are now being accepted!

Peoria Area World Affairs Council seeks an energetic, highly motivated, donor focused, results-oriented professional with a track record of success.  The position requires teamwork, a can-do attitude, perseverance, optimism and the ability to think strategically and creatively to achieve desired results for this non-profit organization.

View the full job description here!  Send your resume and cover letter to PAWAC, 1501 West Bradley Avenue, Peoria, IL 61625.  Applications will be accepted through February 20, 2015.

February Membership Meeting

Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 5:30 pm
ICC North Campus is the terrific location for the monthly meeting. 
Join us in Poplar Hall, Room 129 at 5:30 pm on the first Thursday of the month.

Everyone is welcome to join us and learn more about your organization and how you can become more involved!  View the agenda here.

Congratulations to Marty Green!
Mr. Green is one of the outstanding high school teachers who supports international education for the students at East Peoria High School.  Mr. Green was selected as Junior Achievement's
Teacher of the Year!

Save the Dates!
Check out the calendar for all the events on the Peoria Area World Affairs Council.
February 19:  The Ebola Effect: The Impact of Global Health Crises
March 10:  Fulbright Scholars present "The Music of Israel and Palestine"
March 28:  45th Annual Central Illinois World Affairs Conference - "Central America and the United States: Partners and Partisans in Development and Security"

Travel with the World Affairs Councils!

Find your destination with the Philadelphia World Affairs Council!  Each trip features first-class accommodations and outstanding sites.  In addition, each trip includes an expert who offers insight along the way.  For example, join Angela Weck in June for a terrific cruise along the waterways of Russia!  Find all the details at the WAC Philadelphia site.

For more information or assistance, please contact Angela Weck, Peoria Area World Affairs Council, pawac@bradley.edu or (309) 677-2454.


Please notify PAWAC in case of problems with this website.


This page last updated January 6, 2015.

Peoria Area World Affairs Council - Institute for International Studies
Bradley University, 1501 W. Bradley Ave., 244 Bradley Hall, Peoria, IL  61625   (309) 677-2454