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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 ››

Cultural Visitors
Wed, 06/17/2015 - 10:30am

Dine with the World: Host a Dinner for Visiting Fulbright Students on Saturday, July 18--This Event is Now Waitlisted!

Host a group of Fulbright students for dinner! Welcome a small group of international scholars into your home Saturday, July 18 for an evening of food, conversation, and cultural sharing. Apply early--this program often has a waiting list! Read More ››

Headline and Cultural Forums
Fri, 05/22/2015 - 10:15am

Mona Eltahawy interview with OPB's Think Out Loud--now available to stream or download

WAC audiences enjoyed a powerful and inspiring talk by Egyptian-American feminist and author Mona Eltahawy on May 18. If you missed it, you can now download or stream her conversation with OPB's Think Out Loud program the same week. Read More ››

Teach the World
Sat, 05/16/2015 - 8:30am

"Teach Russia" Conference Recap

The World Affairs Council’s 'Teach Russia' conference--“Russia & the Post-Soviet States: Culture, Continuity & Crisis”--brought together more than 100 local educators and general community members for a full day of workshops, presentations, and rich perspectives on the region. Read More ››