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Young Professionals

Young Professionals
Young Professionals is a vibrant community of early to mid-career Oregonians who are passionate about international issues.

Young Professionals share an interest in learning about the world, traveling abroad, networking with local and international leaders, and expanding their knowledge of global affairs. Programs and events are open to anyone and provide a wide range of social, cultural, and educational activities. From discussion groups to trivia nights, expert speakers to international visitor receptions, Young Professionals connect Oregon’s globally-minded community with each other and the world. 

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Upcoming Young Professionals Events

Young Professionals

Discussion Group - Proxy War in Yemen

Discussion Group - Proxy War in YemenWith Saudi Arabia's (American-backed) invasion, Yemen has become a battleground for multiple countries, militias, insurgent groups, and other parties. What is the American interest in Yemen? Should the U.S. be more or less actively involved? Join the Young Professionals this week for discussion. Read More ››

Young Professionals

YP C.U.L.T - Fulbright Association

YP C.U.L.T - Fulbright AssociationFor this month’s CULT event, we’re featuring the Fulbright Association’s Portland Chapter. It will be an evening of fun sharing your international stories and making new friends at Base Camp Brewing. Read More ››

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International Trivia Night

International Trivia NightJoin 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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International Visitor Mixer

The World Affairs Council’s Young Professionals Program and Mercy Corps invite you to come and mix and mingle with a diverse group of international visitors looking at the role of nonprofits in promoting democracy and engaging civil society. Read More ››