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Travel
Thu, 07/16/2015 - 2:45pm

Council President, Maria Wulff, hosts cultural cruise "Coastal Life from the Adriatic to the Agean"

World Affairs Council of Oregon President, Maria Wulff, recently returned from hosting a 9-day international trip, leading a tour through the Adriatic aboard the M.S. LE LYRIAL. The trip, organized by the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia, took guests to five countries and eight UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Read More ››

International Visitor Leadership Program
Wed, 07/15/2015 - 12:00pm

French-Speaking Host Families Needed!

This August, the World Affairs Council of Oregon will be hosting a francophone cohort of students participating in the Pan-Africa Youth Leadership Program, and we are looking for French-speaking host families for August 21-29. Read More ››

Education
Thu, 07/09/2015 - 4:00pm

SAVE THE DATE: World Quest 2015: A Night in Old Havana

Join us Friday, November 20 at the Benson Hotel for our annual fundraiser for youth and education programs! Read More ››

Board and Staff
Tue, 07/07/2015 - 12:00pm

WAC Oregon Vice President, Shelby Kardas visits Taiwan as part of 2015 WACA Leadership Mission

In June, WAC Oregon’s Vice President, Shelby Kardas was part of a 9-person U.S. delegation to Taiwan (Republic of China) as part of the ‘WACA 2015 Leadership Mission to Taiwan’. The group was a guest of the Taiwanese government, invited to learn about trade and student exchange opportunities between Taiwan and the U.S. Read More ››

International Speaker Series
Tue, 06/30/2015 - 12:45pm

Katharine Hayhoe: Watch the video of her 2015 International Speaker Series Talk

Renowned climate scientist Katharine Hayhoe concluded the 2015 International Speaker Series with "Climate Change: Facts & Faith." If you missed Katharine Hayhoe's engaging presentation or you want to hear it again - watch the video! Read More ››