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Young Professionals

YP C.U.L.T.: Identidad Desaparecida Exhibit by Silvia Levenson

YP C.U.L.T.: Identidad Desaparecida Exhibit by Silvia LevensonJoin the YPs at Bullseye Projects for a private viewing of Silvia Levenson's international touring exhibition, Identidad Desaparecida. Drinks and discussion to follow. Read More ››

International Speaker Series

International Speaker Series Kicks off with Rick Steves!

Rick Steves: Travel as a Political ActBuy your series tickets today to see Rick Steves, Shaun King, Tawakkol Karman of Yemen and Deborah & James Fallows. Rick Steves explores the rich and powerful ways that travel broadens our perspectives and shapes our worldviews... Read More ››

Great Decisions

Great Decisions Lecture Series

Great Decisions Lecture SeriesThe perennially popular Great Decisions lecture series returns! Each year, the Great Decisions program brings citizens together for lectures and small-group discussion to share ideas and opinions on the issues affecting our global future. Read More ››

Teach the World

Youth Forum: Tend The World

Youth Forum: Tend The WorldThis year we will explore the global link between the environment and social justice, offering workshops, resources, an action fair and networking opportunities for high school students. Read More ››

Headline and Cultural Forums

The Space Between Us: Immigrants, Refugees, and Oregon

Manuel PadillaIn this free community conversation, Manuel Padilla, asks Oregonians to consider questions of uprootedness, hospitality, identity, perception, and integration in an era of global displacement. Read More ››

International Speaker Series

Tawakkol Karman: Freedom & Democracy in the Middle East

Tawakkol Karman: Freedom & Democracy in the Middle EastYemeni human rights activist and Nobel Peace Prize winner Tawakkol Karman is at the forefront of the struggle for press freedom, global human rights and women’s participation in the Middle East. Read More ››

International Speaker Series

Shaun King: The New Civil Rights & Global Justice

Shaun King: The New Civil Rights & Global JusticeNew York Daily News journalist Shaun King is one of the rising go-to voices for crucial conversations around social justice, race, and inequality. Read More ››

Travel

Discover Cuba

Discover CubaIn this carefully planned People to People program, you will meet with Cubans from all walks of life—political figures, academics, artists, and farmers. Read More ››

International Speaker Series

Deborah & James Fallows: Understanding China

Deborah & James Fallows: Understanding ChinaDeborah and James Fallows dive deep into a conversation on the culture, language, politics, and economic transformation of China. Read More ››



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