Events & Opportunities

January 10, 2019

Facilitation Training

This two-day training will help you strengthen your skills in planning and facilitating conversations on issues you care about within your organization or in the broader community.

, Oregon Humanities, Portland

Photo of Conversation Project: Everyone Can Be a Leader

January 17, 2019

Conversation Project: Everyone Can Be a Leader

Exploring Nontraditional Community Leadership

10:00 a.m., Portland State University Smith Memorial Student Union, Portland

January 23, 2019

Think & Drink with Les Zaitz, Inara Verzemnieks, and Kimberly A.C. Wilson

An onstage conversation on journalism and justice.

7:00 p.m., Alberta Rose Theatre, Portland

Photo of Conversation Project: Everyone Can Be a Leader

January 28, 2019

Conversation Project: Everyone Can Be a Leader

Exploring Nontraditional Community Leadership

6:00 p.m., George R. White Library & Learning Center at Concordia University, Portland

Photo of Conversation Project: Is Technology Outpacing Our Humanity?

January 30, 2019

Conversation Project: Is Technology Outpacing Our Humanity?

Facilitator Manuel Padilla will lead this conversation to explore how technology shapes our moral reasoning and our perceptions of, and relationships with, one another.

6:30 p.m., Columbia Grange #267, Corbett

Photo of Conversation Project: Can We Get Along?

February 7, 2019

Conversation Project: Can We Get Along?

Examining Our Personal Experiences of Connection and Community

10:00 a.m., Portland State University, Portland

Photo of Conversation Project: Sharing Our Lives with Animals

February 27, 2019

Conversation Project: Sharing Our Lives with Animals

For this conversation, artist and educator Karin Bolender Hart invites us to share our own animal stories, consider how our personal experiences and beliefs about the lives of animals shape the stories we tell, and reflect on how these stories in turn affect our choices as caretakers, farmers, consumers, and companions.

6:30 p.m., Columbia Grange #267, Corbett

Photo of Conversation Project: What's in a Label?

February 28, 2019

Conversation Project: What's in a Label?

Thinking about Diversity and Racial Categories

7:00 p.m., Multnomah Arts Center, Portland

March 4, 2019

Conversation Project: In Good Faith

Exploring Religious Difference in Oregon

6:00 p.m., George R. White Library & Learning Center at Concordia University, Portland

Photo of Conversation Project: Won't You Be My Neighbor?

March 6, 2019

Conversation Project: Won't You Be My Neighbor?

How Relationships Affect the Places We Live

1:00 p.m., Portland State University, Portland