Conversation Project: The Space Between Us

Immigrants, Refugees, and Oregon

January 23, 2019 | 1:00 p.m. | Portland Community College - Rock Creek

17705 NW Springville Rd., Portland OR 97229

Global displacement is on the rise, thanks to intractable conflicts, economics, and climate change. Oregonians have and will continue to see the results of international migration in our neighborhoods. In this conversation, Manuel Padilla, who has worked with refugees in Haiti, Chad, and Washington, DC, asks participants to consider questions of uprootedness, hospitality, identity, perception, and integration and how we might build more informed, responsive, resilient, and vibrant communities. Read more.

This event will take place at the Rock Creek Event Center, Section A.

Event Sponsors

Portland Community College Foundation




Carol Gonzalez at or (503) 407-7737