Look What Has Been Happening at the DCA!

Our 2017 Academic Lecture Series “Europe — Challenge and Change” continued  last week with over 200+ people coming out to hear Daniel Kelemen discuss “Navigating Europe’s Perfect Storm.”

Join us this Thursday, January 19th at 10:00am as we continue our series with Fiona Hill from the Brookings Institution. She will discuss “Barbarians at the Gate? The EU Confronts the Outside World.”

Fiona Hill is director of the Center on the United States and Europe and a senior fellow in the Foreign Policy program at the Brookings Institution. From 2006 to 2009, she served as national intelligence officer for Russia and Eurasia at The National Intelligence Council. She is a frequent commentator on Russian and Eurasian affairs, and has researched and published extensively on issues related to Russia, the Caucasus, Central Asia, regional conflicts, energy, and strategic issues.
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During this month’s Women’s Luncheons: “Starting Your Own Business,” Holly Hurd of VentureMom shared stories of success and discussed five key components to starting your own venture.

Our Wine Appreciation Series with Nicholas Roberts started with the “Introduction to Wine Appreciation” class which concentrated on tasting techniques and the senses. Everyone was excited to demonstrate what they had learned in the class as they tasted four different wines.