Other Student Programs

Global Guides

Global Guides are curriculum guides on global topics of international importance. CCWA provides discussion topics and access to reading materials, as well as identifies opportunities for hands-on activities and cultural events around the Cleveland community. 

Topics Include:

>U.S.-China Relations
>Turkey and the European Union
>Refugees Around the World
>Taiwan Identity Politics
>Why Peacekeeping Fails
>Haiti and the Failures of Foreign Aid
>Israel and Palestine: Let’s Talk Borders
>South Africa Apartheid and the Transition to Democracy
>Women, Peace, and Security
>Climate Change as an International Crisis
>Saudi Arabia’s Role in the Middle East
>The History of Hong Kong and Its Pro-Democracy Movement
>Global Protests and Black Lives Matter

For Global Guides and more information, please contact vruhe@ccwa.org.

Academic WorldQuest

Academic WorldQuest is a national competition in which high school students test their knowledge about international affairs, U.S. foreign policy, and current events. Academic WorldQuest teams compete over 10 rounds of trivia questions. The winning team will be invited to participate in the National Competition held in Washington, D.C. This year’s local AWQ tournament will take place on February 23rd, 2023 from 4:30-7:00 PM, in the Fenn Tower Ballroom at Cleveland State University; for more information or to register for the 2023 Academic WorldQuest tournament, click here

For more information about Academic WorldQuest, please contact Veronica Ruhe at vruhe@ccwa.org. 

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