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.
Carol Gonzalez at firstname.lastname@example.org or (503) 407-7737