We are saddened to announce the passing of Council member David M. Abshire. Ambassador Abshire, who served as a Vice Chairman as well as a Director of our Council until 2012, was the United States Ambassador to NATO from 1983 to 1987.
Members are invited to attend a performance of the Brahms Requiem at the National Cathedral on Sunday, October 19 at 4 p.m. Kathy Brion, a Public Diplomacy Council member and long-time mentor in the Council’s Davis Public Diplomacy Fellowship program, will be performing.
Applications for Summer 2015 internships at the Department of State are available on-line. To qualify for the Council’s International Affairs Fellowship, students first must be selected for a Washington, DC-based summer internship with the Department of State. Please note that the State Department's application deadline is October 17, 2014.