Events & Opportunities

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May 16, 2017

Conversation Project: What's in a Label?

Thinking about Diversity and Racial Categories

6:30 p.m., Legacy Woodburn Health Center - Silverton Health, Woodburn

May 24, 2017

Conversation Project: What Makes Life Meaningful?

Are we sparks of divine creation, or simply meaning-making creatures, or genes replicating themselves for no other purpose than adapting to our natural environment? This conversation with philosophy professor Prakash Chenjeri and chaplain Fred Grewe aims to engage participants in a thoughtful and meaningful discussion about this very human question.

7:00 p.m., Stayton Public Library, Stayton

May 25, 2017

Conversation Project: The Space Between Us

Immigrants, Refugees, and Oregon

6:30 p.m., Legacy Woodburn Health Center - Silverton Health, Woodburn

May 30, 2017

Conversation Project: Power, Privilege, and Racial Diversity in Oregon

Willamette University professor Emily Drew will lead participants in a conversation that explores some of the causes of this continued isolation and the differences of experience between Oregonians of different races—such as institutional racism, white privilege, and unconscious bias.

6:30 p.m., Legacy Woodburn Health Center - Silverton Health, Woodburn