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WorldQuest

Buy tickets now for WorldQuest: October 27, 2017!

Save the Date for WorldQuest: October 27, 2017!Tickets on sale now! World Affairs Council of Oregon's annual fundraising extravaganza: WORLDQUEST 2017 will take place on Friday, October 27th, and you're invited! Read More ››

Young Professionals

YP C.U.L.T.: Angelique Kidjo with the Oregon Symphony

YP C.U.L.T.Join the YPs at the Schnitzer Concert Hall to hear "Africa's premier diva" (Time) in concert with the Oregon Symphony. Read More ››

Headline and Cultural Forums

Kenny Fries | In the Province of the Gods

Kenny Fries | In the Province of the GodsKenny Fries embarks on a journey of profound self-discovery as a disabled foreigner in Japan, a society historically hostile to difference. Read More ››

Teach the World

Teach the World Workshop #1: Understanding Islam to Enrich Civic Education and Diversity in Schools

SAVE THE DATE 10/14/17 World Affairs Council of Oregon and the Muslim Education Trust are excited to offer: Teach the World Workshop: Understanding Islam to Enrich Civic Education and Diversity in Schools Read More ››

Headline and Cultural Forums

World Food Day|John Teton - Second Stage Rocket: Oregon, International Law, and the Eradication of World Hunger

World Food Day: John Teton, International Food Security Treaty AssociationOn the occasion of World Food Day John Teton, discusses the International Food Security Treaty, a bold initiative that aims to fulfill the human right of freedom from hunger and protect it with enforceable international law. Read More ››

Headline and Cultural Forums

Jere Van Dyk | The Trade: My Journey into the Labyrinth of Political Kidnapping

Jere Van Dyk | The Trade: My Journey into the Labyrinth of Political KidnappingIn 2014, Jere Van Dyk traveled to Afghanistan to try to discover the motives behind a kidnapping that had occurred six years earlier--his own Read More ››

Teach the World

Teach the World Workshop #2: Invite the World to your Classroom with Culture Boxes!

Culture BoxThe second of our 4-part workshop series! Invite the World to Your Classroom with Culture Boxes! A Workshop for K-12 Teachers Presented by the World Affairs Council of Oregon on SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21 from 8:30am to 12:00pm in the Oregon Historical Society Hatfield Room. Read More ››

Headline and Cultural Forums

Todd Moss | The Shadow List

Todd Moss | The Shadow ListTodd Moss, former Deputy Assistant Secretary of State, draws on his real-world experiences inside the U.S. Government to bring to life the exhilaration—and frustrations—of modern-day foreign policymaking with his thriller "The Shadow List." Read More ››



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