The Conversation Project brings Oregonians together to talk—across differences, beliefs, and backgrounds—about important issues and ideas.
A free college humanities course for adults who do not have a college degree and who face financial barriers to continuing their education.
Once each year, Oregon Humanities’ volunteer board of directors awards Public Program Grants between $1,000 and $10,000 in support of programs across Oregon that get people together to think and talk about challenging issues and ideas.
Grants which support programs created in response to timely issues or events that the applicant organization is qualified to help the public explore.
Sparks provocative conversations about big ideas.
Talking about Dying programs are public conversations that explore the stories and influences that shape our thinking about death and dying.
Our work with other people and organizations
Resources and customizable program formats for organizations looking to explore challenging questions and foster connections between people in their organization or community