• The Great Decisions Global Discussions Speaker Series brings national experts to West Michigan for thought-provoking discussions on eight critical issues related to U.S. foreign policy and other international concerns. The series kicks off on February 11 and includes a list of experts on topics the whole world is talking about. The series is put together by the World Affairs Council of Western Michigan and will be live-streamed at the Dogwood Center for Performing Arts on Tuesdays during February and March, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. in the Main Stage.