WHO WE ARE
Newport Council for International Visitors is a community organization promoting global understanding through the exchange of ideas and shared experiences via education and people-to-people programs for international visitors and local residents.
Frequently Asked Questions
Wondering just what Newport Council for International visitors is all about? The list of FAQ's gives you insight into what we do, what committees you can be involved with and how to join our organization.
Our 100% volunteer organization was founded in 1974 and today is involved in community activities including our "Great Decisions" Seminars Program in conjunction with local educational, business and civic institutions; sponsoring international student officers at the Naval War College and other Newport Naval Station commands; working with the City of Newport in it's "Sister City" Program; operating Information Kiosks for the past summer's "Tall Ships" event in Newport's famous harbor --- and much more!
2013 SPRING NEWSLETTER
The Next Board Meeting for Newport CIV will be held May 20, 2013, at the Newport Public Library
All members are welcome to attend the meetings.
2013 Great Decisions
"GREAT DECISIONS" SEMINAR
"NATO:CRISIS? WHAT CRISIS?"
In 1949, 12 nations formed NATO to counter Soviet global expansion. How has NATO grown and evolved since its inception during the “Cold War”? NATO’s difficult military mission in Afghanistan is now winding down and its recent successful Libyan intervention has ended. What are NATO’s new and potential security challenges? What is NATO’s future global role as related to high seas piracy, terrorism, and cyberthreats?
Tuesday May 28, 2013
6:30PM - 8:00 PM – Lecture + Q&A
Free to all! Enjoy our fourth seminar of 2013 including a Q&A Session after the lecture.
Newport Public Library
300 Spring St., Newport 02842
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Bob Sleiertin 401-847-5196
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Topics and information for our 2013 Seminar Series may be viewed at: Great Decisions.
Our "Great Decisions" Series is sponsored and presented by Newport CIV. The Seminars are open to the public but reservations are required. Reservations for each Seminar may be confirmed by email to email@example.com