Albuquerque International Association
AIA's mission is to increase public understanding of the world in which the US plays such an important role, as well as to contribute to the internationalization of Albuquerque. AIA is a subdivision of Center for International Studies.
International Lecture Series: Obtain the latest information on topics of international interest, typically presented in a series of three or four lectures, with a common theme. Our lecturers are scholars, authors, diplomats, academics, journalists, and are world-renowned experts in their fields and excellent speakers.
International Business and World Affairs Luncheon Discussions: Express your views during moderated discussions at luncheons following a speaker's presentation on a topic of global importance.
Global Skills for Young Adults: The student oriented program includes free admission to lectures, $5 admission to luncheons, and mentorships.
Book Club: Join in discussions with fellow AIA members about books covering international issues of importance from different perspectives.
International Cuisine Club: Come to culinary demonstrations and tasting of dishes from different countries.
Travel: Join fellow members in journeys to areas of the world that are both interesting tourist destinations and pertinent to current international affairs. Tours include lectures, visits to business and educational institutions and private meetings with local leaders when possible.
Dr. Marina Oborotova