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Past Council Events

Young Professionals

YP Discussion Group - The State of LGBT Issues in the World

YP Discussion Group - The State of LGBT Issues in the WorldWhile we are still reeling from the tragedy in Orlando, let’s discuss the state of LGBT issues worldwide. Where is there progress? Where are things backsliding? Does the US have a role in promoting tolerance and what does that look like? Read More ››

Headline and Cultural Forums

What's the Deal? The Road Ahead for Iran, the U.S. & the Gulf Region

Jessica Tuchman Mathews
Ambassador William H. Luers
Nawzad Othman

What's the Deal? The Road Ahead for Iran, the U.S. & the Gulf RegionWhat lays ahead on the diplomatic horizon between the U.S. and Iran? Join Jessica Tuchman Mathews, former President of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, former Ambassador William H. Luers, Director of the Iran Project, and past WAC board chair Nawzad Othman as they delve into this landmark, critical geopolitical topic. Read More ››

Cultural Visitors

Pan-Africa Youth Leaders: Social Impact Fair

Pan-Africa Youth LeadersJoin us at Tabor Space and meet the Pan-Africa Youth Leaders - learn about the action projects, ideas and innovations they've developed to make a positive change in their communities in Angola, Ghana, Rwanda, and Tanzania. Read More ››

Headline and Cultural Forums

2016 Oregon-China Conference on Business, Education and Culture

2016 Oregon-China Conference on Business, Education and CultureLearn from local business leaders about Oregon's trade and investment with Asia and from educators about best practices and opportunities in Confucius Classrooms. Read More ››

Young Professionals

C.U.L.T.: Salsa Night at Vie de Boheme

C.U.L.T.: Salsa Night at Vie de BohemeGet into the Latin groove at Vie de Boheme’s Salsa Night! Beginning-level lesson starts at 8:00pm with hours of dancing to follow. All levels welcome! Bring your friends or just yourself -- there are always plenty of people to dance with! Read More ››

Headline and Cultural Forums

The New Arab Wars: Anarchy & Uprising in the Middle East

Marc Lynch

The New Arab Wars: Anarchy & Uprising in the Middle EastMarc Lynch explores how the hope of the Arab Spring devolved into a dystopia of resurgent dictators, failed states, military crackdown and proxy wars as part of a radical regional restructuring. Read More ››

International Speaker Series

Rana Foroohar: "Makers and Takers and the Future of the Global Economy"

Rana Faroohar: "Makers and Takers and the Future of the Global Economy"The Council welcomes Rana Foroohar, Assistant Managing Editor and Economics Columnist at TIME magazine, who will join us as the 3rd speaker in our 2016 International Speaker Series, Thursday, May 19 at 7pm. Read More ››

Young Professionals

YP International Trivia Night

YP International Trivia Join fellow Young Professionals for an evening of international trivia. Read More ››



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