Cornwall Public Library

2024 Great Decisions

2024 Great Decisions

Join America’s largest discussion program on world affairs created by the Foreign Policy Association under the auspices of the U.N. Our program model incorporates content read from the Great Decisions Briefing Book, a shared viewing from their video series, and engaging discussion on that particular topic.

The course briefing book is now freely available at the library for interested patrons thanks to the generous support of the Friends of Cornwall Library.

Please contact Pam Stockton at or 845-534-8282 with any questions or for additional information.

The topics for the 2024 Great Decisions are:

  • The United States and the Middle East- February 8
  • Climate technology and competition- March 14
  • Science across borders- April 11
  • US-China Trade Rivalry- May 9
  • NATO’s future- June 13
  • Understanding Indonesia- Date TBD
  • High Seas Treaty-Date TBD
  • Pandemic Preparedness- DATE TBD