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Feb
18

ACPAC Launch & Dinner & Dance

The African Caribbean Political Action Committee (ACPAC) announces its official launch on February 18th with a formal dinner and dance at the Providence Country Club. ACPAC is made of members of the African and Caribbean community in Mecklenburg County. This organization is working with the local African and Caribbean diaspora to promote civic education and involvement along with the promotion of African and Caribbean owned businesses and advocacy for issues specific to the African and Caribbean community.

Time:
6:30pm-12:00pm

Venue:
Providence Country Club

Cost:
$100-$150

Feb
20

YP@IH February Happy Hour Social at Chima

Come join the Young Profesionals at International House as we welcome a delegation of visitors from Indonesia! They'll be joining us in the U.S. to learn about sustainable development, and will welcome the opportunity to network with us. Don't miss a chance relax, enjoy complimentary appetizers and valet parking, and half priced wine as you network and mingle with some of the finest young professionals in Charlotte, and Indonesia.

Time:
6:00pm-8:00pm

Venue:
Chima Brazilian Steakhouse

Feb
21

2nd Annual Career Fair: German Edition at UNC Charlotte

The 2nd Annual Career Fair: German Edition is an event at UNC Charlotte where students have the opportunity to connect with companies that have a German connection. These companies are offering internships or entry level positions for German, Business, Engineering, and other majors.

Time:
6:00pm-9:30pm

Venue:
UNC Charlotte
202 Barnhardt

Feb
22

Great Decisions: Conflict in the South China

Young Professionals at International House is proud to co-host a lecture as part of this series at International House on Wednesday, February 22nd at 6:30 p.m. Dr. Cheryl Brown, Associate Professor of Political Science and Public Administration will detail Conflict in the South China Sea. This is a great opportunity for in-depth perspective on a volatile situation, with a question and answer session to follow the lecture.

Time:
6:30pm-8:00pm

Venue:
International House

Feb
22

WACC CEO Series with Brian Moynihan, Bank of America

Join the World Affairs Council of Charlotte as they host Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan. Moynihan will serve as co-chairman of the January 2017 meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

Time:
11:30pm-1:30pm

Venue:
Hilton Charlotte Center City

Cost:
$35-70

Feb
24

LACCC Café y Pastel - Networking Breakfast

Join the Latin American Chamber of Commerce for a Latino Breakfast Networking event. This breakfast is sponsored by Providence Day, they will share with attendees information about their community engagement initiatives.

Time:
7:30am-9:30am

Venue:
Providence Day School

Cost:
$0-$5

Feb
28

LACCC New Member Orientation

If you are a new member or thinking about joining this is a great opportunity to learn about the benefits of the LACCC Membership. During this meeting you will learn how to navigate the member portal and will receive Networking 101 tips.

Time:
Spanish 6pm-7pm
English 7pm-8pm

Venue:
LACCC Offices

Mar
1

Great Decisions: Nuclear Security 

Join UNC Charlotte: Office of International Programs as they host Dr. Justin Conrad, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science and Public Administration. Conrad will discuss nuclear security.

Time:
6:30pm-8:00pm

Venue:
Charlotte Country Day School

Mar
4

Jazz & Silent Auction

The End-Of-The-Week Rotary Club is hosting this event to raise funds for the humanitarian School Adelia Felix in Haiti. The auction will feature tickets to a Hornets game and a Cruise for two on Lake Norman. Music featuring international jazz musician Tyris.

Time:
7:00pm

Venue:
The House that Rocks

Cost:
$25

Mar
7

WACC Private Dinner: An Evening with Dr. Shelley Rigger

Join the World Affairs Council of Charlotte on Tuesday, March 7th for a small-group conversation over dinner with Dr. Shelley Rigger, Brown Professor of East Asian Politics, Chair of Chinese Studies, and Dean for Educational Policy, Davidson College.

Time:
6:00pm-8:30pm

Venue:
The Charlotte City Club

Cost:
$100

Save the Date

MICA 2017 May 11
WACC Speaker Series: Dr. Shelley Rigger Mar 8
LAWA Gala for Education Mar 11
Taste of the New South Mar 16  
 Breakfast Briefing: Central Bank Legitimacy Mar 16
Arab American Festival Apr 9
WACC CEO Series with Luke Kissam, Albemarle Corporation Apr 20
Application Deadline: Asian Music Dance Fest Apr 22
Dances of India Apr 29