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Holiday Cheer: International Development Showcase

Holiday Cheer: International Development ShowcasePlease join the Young Professionals of the World Affairs Council of Oregon as we celebrate the holidays and showcase Oregon’s vibrant community of international development nonprofits. Revel in style with a crowd of fellow globally-engaged Oregonians who support good work around the world. Read More ››

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Join the YPs for an evening of Berber Music, Culture & Art

Join the YPs for an evening of Music, Culture & ArtKat + Maouche extends a special invite to WAC YPs to join them for an informal event celebrating the rich Berber culture of North Africa. Melangez-Vous! Come mix with a Moroccan twist. Read More ››

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Join the Young Professionals: A Pic + A Pint!

Join the Young Professionals for a picture and a pint!This is a chance for you to connect with fellow Young Professionals while exploring the people, issues, and ideas that are impacting our world. Our first month’s gathering will take the form of a free screening of the film Schooling the World - a look at the effects of modern education on the world's last sustainable indigenous cultures. Join us! Read More ››

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International Trivia Night: Think you have what it takes?

International Trivia Night: Think you have what it takes?Join fellow Young Professionals for International Trivia Night and show your global smarts about current events, world culture, history, geography and more! Read More ››

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Piketty for Dummies: Cocktails & Capital

Piketty for Dummies: Cocktails & CapitalCapital in the Twenty-First Century by Thomas Piketty has been creating seismic debate - becoming an unlikely bestseller -but what it's all really about? Join us for a glass of wine or beer, and some spirited repartee with your favorite local economists! Read More ››