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YP Discussion Group - Brexit

YP Discussion Group - Brexit Great Britain did the previously unthinkable and voted to leave the European Union. How did this happen? What is next for the U.K.? What does this mean for the EU project? How will the U.S. react to the diplomatic down-grading of one of its most important allies? Read More ››

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International Visitors
Mon, 06/13/2016 - 11:45am

Host an International Young Leader this Summer

Pan-Africa Youth Leadership ProgramMark your calendars! This spring and summer will bring over 100 students and educators from Asia, Africa, Cuba, Mexico, and Iraq. Sign up to host today! Read More ››

Board and Staff
Tue, 02/16/2016 - 4:15pm

Derrick Olsen of Greater Portland, Inc. to succeed Maria Wulff as President of World Affairs Council of Oregon

World Affairs Council of Oregon announces new leadership: Greater Portland, Inc.’s Derrick Olsen to succeed Maria Wulff as President Read More ››

International Speaker Series
Fri, 02/12/2016 - 1:30pm

Bill McKibben announced as 4th Speaker of 2016 International Speaker Series!

Bill McKibben announced as 4th Speaker of 2016 International Speaker Series!The World Affairs Council is pleased to announce that world renowned environmental activist and founder of 350.org, Bill McKibben, will conclude the 2016 International Speaker Series, coming to Portland on Thursday, June 16 2016 to speak on "Climate Futures: Beyone Paris". Get Your Series Tickets Today! Read More ››

Travel
Thu, 01/14/2016 - 2:15pm

Discover Cuba with Council Board Chair Randy Miller – March 5-12, 2016 *Early-bird price extended!

Discover Cuba with Council Board Chair Randy MillerJoin host Randy Miller, Board Chair of the World Affairs Council of Oregon, for an 8-day, 7-night trip to Cuba featuring tours to UNESCO World Heritage Sites, historic towns and cities, and visits with Cubans from all walks of life. Read More ››

Volunteer and Careers
Mon, 12/21/2015 - 11:00am

Now Hiring! Program Officer International Visitor Program

The World Affairs Council is Hiring a Program Officer! The Program Officer supports the International Visitor Program and other Council programs and creates high quality professional development programs for international visitors. Applications due January 14, 2016. Read More ››



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