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Great Decisions @ PSU + Live Stream

Great Decisions @ PSU + Live StreamJoin us every Friday - wherever you are - for a live stream of Great Decisions, January 15 - March 4! Read More ››

Headline and Cultural Forums

Film | IRAQI ODYSSEY

Film | IRAQI ODYSSEYIn this riveting and timely film, author and director Samir tells the compelling story of his globalized middle-class Iraqi family—now scattered between Auckland, Moscow, Paris, London and Buffalo, New York. Cosponsored as part of the 39th Portland International Film Festival. Read More ››

Recent News

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 ››

International Visitor Leadership Program
Wed, 12/16/2015 - 10:30am

Host Families Needed! Welcome a Teen Leader from Brazil in the New Year.

Host Families Needed! Welcome a Teen Leader from Brazil in the New YearTwelve teen leaders from Brazil will be in Oregon from January 13-25 for a youth leadership program focusing on social justice and community service. We are looking for host families who can provide a bed, breakfast and dinner, transportation to and from the Council’s downtown office during program days, and an American home experience. Read More ››

Board and Staff
Thu, 12/10/2015 - 10:15am

World Affairs Council seeks applicants for role of President

World Affairs Council seeks applicants for role of PresidentThe World Affairs Council of Oregon is undertaking a search for a new President to provide leadership, vision, fundraising, and management for the organization. Position open until filled. Review of applicants begins December 18. Read More ››

WorldQuest
Mon, 12/07/2015 - 2:15pm

World Quest 2015--A Huge Success! Thank you Sponsors, Donors, and Supporters!

World Quest 2015--A Huge Success! Thank you Sponsors, Donors, and Supporters!A huge “Thank You!” to all of our World Quest Sponsors, Donors, and Supporters! Owing to all of the generous in-kind and financial support, “A Night in Old Havana”— the 2015 World Quest International Trivia for a Cause fundraiser—was a tremendous success, enabling the Council to bring in a record level of funds for our Youth & Education programs. Read More ››



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