Connecting and Enlightening

The Magellan Society of the World Affairs Council provides an opportunity for individuals between the ages of 21 and 40 to develop a greater understanding of the world while connecting with others who share an interest in international affairs and the globalization of Northeast Florida.

Programs:

Quarterly Saloons

Connecting local to global

A play on the word “salon,” Quarterly Saloons integrate social gatherings with panel discussions connecting the local and global issues of the day.

Council Connections

Lunch and learn

Monthly gatherings with Council Board, Advisory Council and community leaders for opportunities to dialogue on issues of the day and professional development.

Mentor Program

Charting a course for the future

Providing opportunities to partner with Board and Advisory Board members in an exchange of professional and international interests. Candidates submit an application and, if selected, are paired with a mentor in a similar or related profession. Mentors and protégés engage in a minimum of five informal face-to-face meetings over a period of nine months.

Applications for the 2017-2018 season have closed.