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Past Council Events

Headline and Cultural Forums

World Food Day! John Teton - Oregon, International Law, and the Eradication of World Hunger

World Food Day: John Teton, International Food Security Treaty AssociationOn the occasion of World Food Day John Teton, discusses the International Food Security Treaty, a bold initiative that aims to fulfill the human right of freedom from hunger and protect it with enforceable international law. Read More ››

Teach the World

10.14.17 Teach the World Workshop #1: Understanding Islam to Enrich Civic Education and Diversity in Schools

WORKSHOP FULL - REGISTRATION HAS ENDED. World Affairs Council of Oregon and the Muslim Education Trust are excited to offer: Teach the World Workshop: Understanding Islam to Enrich Civic Education and Diversity in Schools Read More ››

Headline and Cultural Forums

Kenny Fries | In the Province of the Gods

Kenny Fries | In the Province of the GodsKenny Fries embarks on a journey of profound self-discovery as a disabled foreigner in Japan, a society historically hostile to difference. Read More ››

Young Professionals

YP C.U.L.T.: Angelique Kidjo with the Oregon Symphony

YP C.U.L.T.Join the YPs at the Schnitzer Concert Hall to hear "Africa's premier diva" (Time) in concert with the Oregon Symphony. Read More ››

Young Professionals

APSIA: Graduate School Fair, Portland

APSIA: Graduate School Fair, PortlandJoin us for the Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs Graduate School Fair - take the next step in your career! Read More ››

WorldQuest

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

Dispatch from Afghanistan: Zaher Wahab

Dispatch from Afghanistan: Zaher WahabAfter 40 years at Lewis & Clark College, Zaher Wahab, a professor of education, returned to his native Afghanistan, to live and work full time in Kabul. Join us for a first-person, front-lines look at the crisis that continues to threaten Afghan security and civil society. Read More ››

Headline and Cultural Forums

Friday Forum: The FCC and the Future of Net Neutrality with Senator Ron Wyden & David Olson

The FCC and the Future of Net NeutralitySenator Ron Wyden (D-OR) and David Olson, Past Director of the Portland Cable Office, discuss the FCC’s attempt to roll net neutrality and what that means for Oregonians and the world. Copresented by City Club of Portland and the World Affairs Council of Oregon Read More ››



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