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Buy tickets now for WorldQuest: October 27, 2017!

Save the Date for WorldQuest: October 27, 2017!Tickets on sale now! World Affairs Council of Oregon's annual fundraising extravaganza: WORLDQUEST 2017 will take place on Friday, October 27th, and you're invited! Read More ››

Headline and Cultural Forums

Jere Van Dyk | The Trade: My Journey into the Labyrinth of Political Kidnapping

Jere Van Dyk | The Trade: My Journey into the Labyrinth of Political KidnappingIn 2014, Jere Van Dyk traveled to Afghanistan to try to discover the motives behind a kidnapping that had occurred six years earlier--his own Read More ››

Teach the World

10.21.17 Teach the World Workshop #2: Invite the World to your Classroom with Culture Boxes!

Culture BoxThe second of our 4-part workshop series! Invite the World to Your Classroom with Culture Boxes! A Workshop for K-12 Teachers Presented by the World Affairs Council of Oregon on SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21 from 8:30am to 12:00pm in the Oregon Historical Society Hatfield Room. Read More ››

Headline and Cultural Forums

Todd Moss | The Shadow List

Todd Moss | The Shadow ListTodd Moss, former Deputy Assistant Secretary of State, draws on his real-world experiences inside the U.S. Government to bring to life the exhilaration—and frustrations—of modern-day foreign policymaking with his thriller "The Shadow List." Read More ››

Cultural Visitors

YLAI Evening Reception and Pitch Preview

YLAI FellowshipJoin us for a special reception in support of 12 entrepreneurs and social innovators from the Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI), a State Department program which places accomplished change-makers from the Western Hemisphere in month-long fellowships across the country. Read More ››

Recent News

About
Mon, 10/16/2017

We have a new name and a new look—coming soon!

We have a new name and a new look—coming soon!The rumors are true! From now on, you can just call us... WorldOregon! We're simplifying our name to focus on what matters most to our community! We remain proud members of the World Affairs Councils of America. Read More ››

Volunteer and Careers
Mon, 09/25/2017

Career Opportunity: Development Director

Career Opportunity: Development DirectorThe World Affairs Council of Oregon (WorldOregon) seeks an accomplished, dynamic development professional to lead our fundraising initiatives and drive a new era of impact and engagement for the organization. Read More ››

Membership
Wed, 09/20/2017

Time flies, rates rise! Renew or join now to take advantage of current membership rates.

Time flies, rates rise! Renew or join Support a more global future in Oregon by joining for the first time, renewing, or extending your annual membership before rates increase on October 15th, 2017! Read More ››

International Visitors
Wed, 09/06/2017

Host a Fellow in Residence in your Business or Organization

Host a Fellow in Residence in your Business or OrganizationWe are looking for Fellowship Hosts for 12 extraordinary young business and social entrepreneurs from the Caribbean and Latin America coming to Portland in October through the Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI). Read More ››

Membership
Wed, 09/06/2017

November 15-17, Washington D.C.: World Affairs Council of America Conference

The World Affairs Councils of America Conference: The Future of American Leadership, November 15-17, Washington DC Read More ››



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