Skip to Content

News | Council - 2011

International Visitors
Fri, 11/11/2011 - 1:15pm

Japan Exchange Opportunity for High School Students and Educators

Cultural Vistas, a partner organization of the World Affairs Council of Oregon, is now accepting applications for the American Youth Leadership Program with Japan. Read More ››

International Visitors
Wed, 09/28/2011 - 7:00pm

Algerians Take the Stage

The World Affairs Council of Oregon and Ethos Music Center’s AmeriCorps Program host a night of rap and hip hop at Backspace. Read More ››

Board and Staff
Tue, 09/27/2011 - 9:15am

Council Board Transitions 2011-2012

The September Trustees meeting marked the end of PCC President Preston Pulliam’s tenure as Board Chair. Lawrence Wallack, Dean of the College of Urban and Public Affairs at PSU, will assume the role of Board Chair for 2011-2012. Chair-elect is Ambassador Harriet Isom of Pendleton. Read More ››

Teach the World
Mon, 06/27/2011 - 1:45pm

Teach East Asia Conference for K–12 Educators A Huge Success!

After months of planning, this day of enrichment for teachers on China, Japan and Korea was successful in every way. Read More ››

International Visitors
Tue, 05/24/2011 - 10:00am

This summer make a connection that can last a lifetime: host an Iraqi youth!

The World Affairs Council is looking for Portland-area families with high school-age children to host Iraqi and US participants of the Iraqi Young Leaders Exchange Program from July 22–August 3. Read More ››

Hosted by Spiretech