2023 Academic WorldQuest

We are excited to announce that the Cedar Cliff High School team, winners of the 2023 Harrisburg Academic WorldQuest competition, has just returned from the National Championship held in Washington DC. Their performance at the National Championship was outstanding, and they represented Central Pennsylvania with utmost pride and professionalism. Despite fierce competition, the Cedar Cliff …

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2023 Great Decisions Videos

2023 Great Decisions Lecture Series Click below to view any of this year’s Great Decisions Lectures.  Thank you to all our guest speakers! Climate Migration Guest speaker: Donald A. Brown- Scholar In Residence Sustainability Ethics and Law Widener University Commonwealth Law School China & The US Guest speaker: Jerad Harper PhD, Colonel US Army Economic …

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Travel Live PA! Harrisburg’s Vanished African American Neighborhoods

In a captivating Travel Live PA webinar, participants had the privilege of delving into the rich history and culture of Harrisburg’s vanished African American neighborhoods. This virtual journey took attendees on a thought-provoking exploration of the city’s past, shedding light on the vibrant communities that once thrived but have since disappeared.

Thanks to Pennian Bank for supporting our Youth Education programs

The World Affairs Council of Harrisburg extends its heartfelt gratitude to Pennian Bank for its generous support of our Youth Education programs. Thanks to their contribution, we are able to continue offering impactful opportunities to the young minds of our community. Pennian Bank’s support has played a vital role in sustaining our summer internship program, …

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The Art of Healing

Watch September 2022’s discussion on the Art of Healing! In this enlightening discussion, our panel focused on the reflection of trauma’s effect on art and culture. Esteemed experts shared powerful insights, exploring how artistic expression can facilitate healing for individuals and communities. Participants had the opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of the transformative power …

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