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Past Council Events

International Speaker Series

Shaun King: The New Civil Rights & Global Justice

Shaun King: The New Civil Rights & Global JusticeNew York Daily News journalist Shaun King is one of the rising go-to voices for crucial conversations around social justice, race, and inequality. Read More ››

Volunteer and Careers

Volunteer Open House / Meet & Greet

Volunteer Orientation / Meet & GreetAll current and prospective volunteers are welcome to join for a casual meet & greet, followed by a formal introduction to the Council for new volunteers. If you are interested in volunteering at events or would like to become more involved in Council activities, consider this your invitation to learn more! Read More ››

Headline and Cultural Forums

James Kirchick | The End of Europe: Dictators, Demagogues, and the Coming Dark Age

James Kirchick | The End of Europe: Dictators, Demagogues, and the Coming Dark AgeJournalist James Kirchick examines how Europe, once the world’s bastion of liberal, democratic values, is now having to confront demons it thought it had laid to rest. Read More ››

Headline and Cultural Forums

Randi Weingarten: The Future of Public Education

Randi Weingarten: The Future of Public EducationJoin us for a talk by American Federation of Teachers president Randi Weingarten as she explores the future of public education - and the challenges and opportunities ahead. Read More ››

Community Events

Oregon Ballet Theatre’s TERRA

Oregon Ballet Theatre’s TERRA2-for-1 ticket offer: Enter the promo code EARTH. Once you’ve entered the code, tickets will be reduced to 50% off. Offer valid in seating areas 1-4. Read More ››

International Speaker Series

Tawakkol Karman: Freedom & Democracy in the Middle East

Tawakkol Karman: Freedom & Democracy in the Middle EastYemeni human rights activist and Nobel Peace Prize winner Tawakkol Karman is at the forefront of the struggle for press freedom, global human rights and women’s participation in the Middle East. Read More ››

Headline and Cultural Forums

Bassem Youssef: The Joke is Mightier Than the Sword

Bassem Youssef: The Joke is Mightier Than the SwordWAC Members: receive a special discount to see Bassem Youssef, the "Jon Stewart of the Arab World." Read More ››

Headline and Cultural Forums

Mending the World: Medical Teams International

Mending the World:  Medical Teams InternationalJoin us for a look at the global humanitarian work of the Tigard-based Medical Teams International. Read More ››



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