Conversation Project: The Space Between Us

Immigrants, Refugees, and Oregon

March 8, 2017 | 6:30 p.m. | Central Oregon Community College

2600 NW College Way, Bend OR 97703

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.

Event Sponsors

Central Oregon Community College - Visiting Scholar Program

Cost

Free

Contact

Charlotte Gilbride at (541) 383-7257 or cgilbride@cocc.edu