Interest Groups Info
Bemmie Eustace and Katie Seymour
Please consider joining the Great Decisions discussion group presented by the Foreign Policy Association. Contact the interest group chair (or co-chair) if interested in joining.
The Foreign Policy Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to inspiring the American public to learn more about the world. Founded in 1918, FPA serves as a catalyst for developing awareness, understanding of, and providing informed opinions on global issues. Through its balanced, nonpartisan programs and publications, the FPA encourages citizens to participate in the foreign policy process.
- Inform: FPA’s blog network, Foreign Policy Blogs, is the largest network of global affairs blogs online. Staffed by scores of professional contributors from the worlds of journalism, academia, business, non-profits and think tanks, Foreign Policy Blogs tracks global developments from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe and everywhere in between.
- Engage: FPA’s Great Decisions is the largest national civic-discussion program on global affairs. Published annually by FPA, the Great Decisions briefing book highlights eight of the most thought-provoking foreign policy challenges facing Americans today. The Great Decisions briefing book serves as the focal text for discussion groups by providing background information, expert analysis, and suggested discussion questions for each foreign policy issue. The Great Decisions television series on PBS is broadcast to 75% of U.S. households and is available on DVD
- Inspire: The Foreign Policy Association hopes to inspire others to participate in international affairs and the foreign policy process. FPA’s Global Career Boot Camps and Global Job Board provide invaluable tools for internationally minded professionals. FPA’s Global Career Boot Camps include specialized seminars, networking opportunities and inside tips on landing a global job. From non-profit organizations to governments, FPA’s Global Job Board is the most comprehensive source of internationally-minded job opportunities, both in the United States and abroad.
To learn more about Great Decisions please visit the website at http://www.fpa.org/great_decisions/