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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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Interested in becoming an organization or business partner? Email us at youngprofessionalsatworldoregon [dot] org.

Upcoming Young Professionals Events

Young Professionals

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 ››

Young Professionals

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 ››