Save the Date: World Affairs Council-Washington, DC Global Education Gala - March 29, 2017
The World Affairs - HONORS Global
Education Gala is the Council's annual dinner and awards ceremony to
honor organizations that align with the World Affairs Council -
Washington, DC's mission to #SupportGlobalEducation.
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- The Keynote Address will be delivered by the Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, who will also receive the Global Ambassadors Award
- The Marymount University will receive the Educator of the Year Award that will be accepted by Dr. Matthew Shank, President
- The Corporation for Public Broadcasting will receive the Global Communications Award that will be accepted by Patricia Harrison, President and CEO
- Blackboard Inc. will receive the Global Education Award that will be accepted by Bill Ballhaus, President and CEO
- The Republic of Colombia will receive the Distinguished Diplomatic Service Award that will be accepted by H.E. Juan Carlos Pinzon, Ambassador to the United States