Conversation Project Catalog

The Conversation Project brings Oregonians together to talk—across differences, beliefs, and backgrounds—about important issues and ideas. To bring one of these facilitated discussions to your community, review the list of topics below—organized by theme—and then visit our How to Host a Conversation Project Event page.

Art and Music

Ecology of Creative Space

Gathering Inspiration from the Natural World

What We Risk

Creativity, Vulnerability, and Art

Community

Beyond Invitation

How Do We Create Inclusive Communities?

Bias and Kids

How Do Our Prejudices Affect Our Children?

Can We Get Along?

Examining Our Personal Experiences of Connection and Community

Everyone Can Be a Leader

Exploring Nontraditional Community Leadership

Fair Share

What Makes a Tax Good?

How We Grow Old

Stories of Aging in Oregon and Beyond

In Good Faith

Talking About Religion

Just a Number

Aging and Intergenerational Friendship

Live to Work or Work to live?

Exploring what makes a job good

The Space Between Us

Immigrants, Refugees, and Oregon

What Are You?

Mixed-Race and Interracial Families in Oregon's Past and Future

What We Owe

Living with Debt

What We Risk

Creativity, Vulnerability, and Art

Why DIY?

Self-Sufficiency and American Life

Won’t You Be My Neighbor?

How Relationships Affect the Places We Live

Education

Beyond Fake News

How We Find Accurate Information about the World

Live to Work or Work to live?

Exploring what makes a job good

What We Owe

Living with Debt

Health

How We Grow Old

Stories of Aging in Oregon and Beyond

Just a Number

Aging and Intergenerational Friendship

Identity

Bias and Kids

How Do Our Prejudices Affect Our Children?

Everyone Can Be a Leader

Exploring Nontraditional Community Leadership

In Good Faith

Talking About Religion

Just a Number

Aging and Intergenerational Friendship

The Space Between Us

Immigrants, Refugees, and Oregon

What Are You?

Mixed-Race and Interracial Families in Oregon's Past and Future

What We Risk

Creativity, Vulnerability, and Art

Where Are You from?

Exploring identity and belonging in Oregon

Why DIY?

Self-Sufficiency and American Life

Justice

Place

Beyond Invitation

How Do We Create Inclusive Communities?

Can We Get Along?

Examining Our Personal Experiences of Connection and Community

Ecology of Creative Space

Gathering Inspiration from the Natural World

It’s a Free Country

Exploring the Limitations and Responsibilities of Freedom

Seeing the Forest and the Trees

Stewarding Our Public Forests

Where Are You from?

Exploring identity and belonging in Oregon

Won’t You Be My Neighbor?

How Relationships Affect the Places We Live

Race

Technology and Science

Beyond Fake News

How We Find Accurate Information about the World

Why DIY?

Self-Sufficiency and American Life

Programs