Past Council Events
INTERNATIONAL TRIVIA FOR A CAUSE - A FUNDRAISER FOR YOUTH & EDUCATION PROGRAMS. Join or organize a team of 8 to engage in fun and hijinks and raise funds for the World Affairs Council of Oregon's youth and education programs.
Please join us for a talk by U Shwe Maung (former member, Myanmar Parliament) outlining the ongoing mass discrimination, disenfranchisement and suffering of the Rohingya and what to expect in Myanmar, post-election.
How do we understand the history behind the play and the politics that accompany it? This special panel discussion offers members of the Cuban and Cuban-American communities an opportunity to tell their own stories and bring perspective to the ideas, issues and big picture that inspired Cuba Libre.
Charles Ogletree, professor of law at Harvard Law School and the founding and executive director of the Charles Hamilton Houston Institute for Race and Justice, takes a hard look at the recent crises around race, violence and justice across the U.S.
Join us for a half-day symposium on issues around extremism in Europe and the United States that offers ways to understand and respond to current events such as church burnings and other acts of terrorism.
Need to get away? Come get info about FREE student travel opportunities to over 30 countries, and learn how young diverse adventurers are shattering stereotypes of travel, one passport stamp at a time.
This event is SOLD OUT! Join your host Beercycling.com at Bazi Bierbrasserie for an Evening with the Monks on Tuesday, October 27th at 7 PM. You’ll get to experience 4 Trappist beers while learning about each beer style, the monasteries, and about cycling around Belgium and the Netherlands from beer guide Evan Cohan from Beercycling.