Exploring What Makes Us Oregonians
September 6, 2018 | Noon | Oregon State Capitol (Foundation): Hearing Room C
900 Court St. NE, Salem OR 97301
In 2015, Oregon’s population exceeded 4 million people. Not only are we growing in number, we’re also changing demographically. Considering that Oregon has a history of racial exclusion, these changes prompt questions about Oregonian identity and values. How do we build communities that welcome people of all backgrounds? How are minority and underrepresented populations included and treated today? Drawing on the diverse histories and backgrounds of participants, Kerani Mitchell leads a conversation that asks what makes us Oregonian and how can we create inclusive communities. Read more.
This event will take place in Hearing Room C at the Oregon State Capitol, and will be livestreamed.
Stacy Nalley at (503) 986-1388 or firstname.lastname@example.org