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President Biden and First Lady Dr. Jill Biden arrive in Europe
President Biden and First Lady Dr. Jill Biden arrive in Europe
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PAST EVENT VIDEO World Review
Susan Glasser, Ryan Heath, and Stefan Kornelius join Ivo Daalder to discuss the week's top news stories.
A black and white photo of the view from the ground below three skyscrapers
A black and white photo of the view from the ground below three skyscrapers
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PAST EVENT VIDEO Pritzker Forum on Global Cities
The CEO of United Airlines, the President of Microsoft, the Governor of Tokyo, and other civic and industry leaders from around the world discuss the resilience of cities and how they may revive their social and economic vitality.
We’re here to help you understand the world around you. All events are virtual right now due to COVID-19. We look forward to seeing you in person in the future.
Nathan Law being interviewed by media outlets
Nathan Law being interviewed by media outlets
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Leading activist Nathan Law joins journalist Edward Luce for a virtual conversation on democracy, political activism, and the future of Hong Kong.

Apply Now for Fall Internships

If you're passionate about international affairs, global cities, or global food and agriculture, apply to become a Council intern! Check out opportunities for undergraduate juniors and seniors, as well as graduate students, for virtual fall internships.
Next Generation intern Meg in front of the Council's logo wall.
A mourner visits the site where George Floyd was killed in Minneapolis.
A mourner visits the site where George Floyd was killed in Minneapolis.
A mourner visits the site where George Floyd was killed in Minneapolis.
Inclusion and Equity
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Podcast Deep Dish Podcast
Brian Hanson and historian Tyler Stovall explore the inherent link between liberty and race throughout global history.

Membership has its benefits

As a Council member, you can increase your global acumen and cultural intelligence to stay ahead, mingle with other members, network to find professional connections, and support the idea of US engagement in global affairs right here in Chicago. Learn about membership benefits