Jul, 04 2011
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Happy 4th of July!

It's not too late for one more celebration! Tonight The American Club hosts an American Independence Day celebration.

Date: Monday, 4 July 2011
Time: from 6:00 pm
Venue: The American Club - Level 14, 131 Macquarie Street
RSVP: 02 9241-2015

Door Prize: Delta Airlines $1,000 travel voucher!

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Corporate Programme with Douglas Feith

On 8 June, AAA hosted its second Corporate Programme - an evening of topical business conversation and networking.

Speaker Douglas Feith, a guest of the US Studies Centre for its National Summit on the 9/11 Decade shared insight on world developments since 9/11 - from geopolitics, peace and stability to freedom, democracy and human rights.

To learn more about the Corporate Programme Series or to receive future event invitations, email


US College Night with College Consulting International

AAA and the US Studies Centre hosted a US College Night on 30 June at the AAA office in Sydney. Georgia Fox, Founder, College Consulting International spoke to high school students and their families about the US college admission process.

Ms Fox is also available for individual consultations by appointment from 28 June to 15 July. If interested, email


2011 American Political Science Association Congressional Fellowship Scholar

AAA announced the award of the 2011 American Political Science Association Congressional Fellowship to Mr Andrew Brookes.

Andrew Brookes is a lawyer specialising in energy and climate change matters. He has advised a range of government and corporate clients on emissions trading, renewable energy, carbon capture and storage, electricity and gas regulation and energy sector transactions. While practicing as a lawyer, Andrew completed a research Masters in International Politics at the University of Melbourne. His thesis explored the procedural and communicative fairness of the negotiations within the international climate change regime.

Founded in 1953, the APSA Congressional Fellowship Program is the nation's oldest and most prestigious congressional fellowship. For further information regarding APSA and the Congressional Fellowship, click here.


20 July: Sydney - Women's Pioneer Society of Australasia Luncheon

Dr Maurine Goldston-Morris OAM will discuss the Morris family of Morrisania including ancestors of the signatories of the American Declaration of Independence.

Date: Wednesday, 20 July 2011
Time: 11:30 am
Venue: Royal Automobile Club - 89 Macquarie Street
Cost: $27 per person


21 July: Sydney - Costco Grand Opening


Costco comes to Sydney on 21 July!

Costco is a membership warehouse club, dedicated to bringing its members the best possible prices on quality brand-name merchandise.

To learn more about Costco, or to join the club, click here.


Thank You to ANZ


AAA extends a special thank you to Mark Monahan and the ANZ team for assisting with the Education Fellowship interviews on 16-17 June in Melbourne. For more information on the AAA Education Fund and its programmes, click here.


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