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10:30 am

Development Drinks

April 11, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
Lucky Lab Beer Hall, Quimby, 1945 NW Quimby St
Portland, OR 97209
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Development Drinks is a monthly gathering of people interested in international development.  This social event is meant to be a chance to connect with others and to learn about the work of GlobalPDX members.  Development Drinks moves to a different location in the Portland metro area each month in an effort to make it accessible…

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11:30 am

Will Layman | Dizzy Diplomacy: Jazz Ambassadors and Cold War Culture (not hosted by GlobalPDX)

April 11, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
WorldOregon, 1207 SW Broadway Hatfield Room, Third Floor
Portland, OR 97205 United States
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$10 – $15

From the 1950s to the 1970s — as jazz took the world by storm, thanks to vehicles like Voice of America— the U.S. Department of State sent dozens of America’s greatest jazz musicians – including Dizzy Gillespie, Louis Armstrong, Dave Brubeck, and Randy Weston—to tour the globe sharing their unique talents. This moment was a…

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