Tuesday, April 7, 2020 from 6:30 PM to 7:45 PM EDT
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The Colony Palm Beach Pavilion Room 
155 Hammon Avenue
Palm Beach, FL 33480

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Celeste Simon 
World Affairs Council of Palm Beach 

Peace is Possible: Bringing Global Peace & Conflict Dialogue to US Schools

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

The Colony Palm Beach Pavilion Room 
155 Hammon AvenuePalm Beach, FL 33480  
6:00 p.m. – Registration & Social
6:30 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. Speaker Presentation

Allison Sturma  will discuss peace initiatives for public schools

Speaker Profile:

Allison Sturma serves as program officer with the Institute of Peace’s public education department. Allison's focus is on engaging young people in USIP's work through educational programs and initiatives, Peace Clubs and online activities. She previously served as senior press officer at USIP, coordinating media outreach and promoting the Institute's work. Allison has also served as the senior external relationship specialist in the offices of congressional relations and public affairs at USIP. 

Between her educational experiences, Allison worked as a program instructor with the Close-Up Foundation and a faculty adviser with the Global Youth Leadership Conference. She has a bachelor’s degree with honors in political science from Union College and a master’s degree with merit from the University of Glasgow focused on the role of China in the international arena.


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Diplomat - $5000

Statesman - $2500

Ambassador - $1200

Benefactor - $800

Patron - $550

Family - $320

Individual - $220

Young Professional - $150

Full-time Student - $10                

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World Affairs Council of Palm Beach
2806 Black Oak Way, Boynton Beach, Florida 33436

The World Affairs Council of Palm Beach, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit educational organization

The Council is non-partisan and the speakers' views do not necessarily reflect our own. We welcome the opportunity to be a platform where major global issues can be discussed in an atmosphere of mutual respect.