Great Decisions

Increase your awareness of global issues during this eight-week discussion series.

GCIV serves as the statewide coordinator for the Great Decisions Program by helping facilitate discussion groups and lecture series that give participants the opportunity to expand their understanding of world affairs.

Topics change annually and are based on the Foreign Policy Association’s nonpartisan briefing book. Contact Farah Amir for more information.

Great Decisions Lecture Series

Dunwoody United Methodist Church

Meets every Thursday at 7:30 PM January 15 – March 5, 2015

Location: 1548 Mt. Vernon Road, Dunwoody, GA 30338

Cost: $35 (individual rate includes briefing book), $45 (companion rate if sharing briefing book) or free to Consul Level ($100) and above GCIV members.

Click here for more details on the lecture series and how you can register online!

Additional Discussion Group Locations

Carrollton Great Decisions
Robin Collins
greatdecisions.carrollton@gmail.com
770-328-9024
League of Women Voters of Carrollton- Carroll County and Rotary Club of Carrollton
Tracy Stallings Community Center
118 South White Street
Carrollton, GA 30117

Henry County Great Decisions
Mike Griffin
mike@griffininsure.com
678-583-0305
427 McGarity Road
McDonough, GA 30252
Start Date: January, 25 2015 7:00pm

Big Canoe Great Decisions
Gary Cherry
gwcherry@windstream.net
706-268-3560
9014 Hunters Trace
Big Canoe, GA 30143
Second Tuesday of Every Month

Central Congregational Church
Ginnie Ferrell
ginnie@central-ucc.org
404.633.4505, ext 228
2676 Clairmont Road
Atlanta, GA 30329

Piedmont College
Mark Gardner
mgardner@piedmont.edu
706-778-8500 x 1250
165 Central Avenue
Demorest, GA 30535
Start Date: January 13, 2015 3:00pm

Roswell/Alpharetta Great Decisions
Laura Kirk
lvkirk@gmail.com
770-993-1069
2060 Six Branches Drive
Roswell, GA 30076

LifeSpan Resources
Dana Heyl
lsrdana@bellsouth.net
404-237-7307
3003 Howell Mill Road NW
Atlanta, GA 30327
Start Date: January 15, 2015 11:15am

2015 Discussion Topics

January 15
India Changes Course

January 22
U.S. Policy Toward Africa

January 29
Privacy in the Digital Age

February 5
Russia and the Near Abroad

February 12
Syria’s Refugee Crisis

February 19
Human Trafficking in the 21st Century

February 26
Brazil’s Metamorphosis

March 5
Sectarianism in the Middle East