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WINTER 2019


 

Black United Fund, Women of Color in Sports, Group PhotoWomen of Color in Sports:  Panel Discussion with Portland Trailblazers Staff

 

DATE: Friday, March 22, 2019
TIME: To be determined (check the BUF site for updates)
LOCATION: Moda Center
 
ABOUT BUF Talks:  The series was created based on direct feedback from our alumni, who expressed feeling overwhelmed and confused upon realizing all of the different major and career choices available to them when entering college.
 
 
 
 

Dr. Shirley Jackson, Everybody Reads 2019 talk, "Black Feminism in the Hashtag Era"Everybody Reads 2019:  Black Feminism in the Hashtag Era, Featuring PSU's Dr. Shirley A. Jackson

 

DATE: Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019
TIME: 6:30-7:30 pm
LOCATION: North Portland Library

 

Who comes to mind when you think of a feminist? Women of color have played an essential role in laying the groundwork for the #MeToo movement.  Join Dr. Shirley A. Jackson in this tour of the intersections of history, race, activism and feminism and come away with tools to embrace your inner activist.

For more information, check out Multnomah County's Everybody Reads 2019 site.

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Black United Fund of OregonBlack United Fund Talk: Panel Discussion with Advertising & Communication Industry Experts

 

DATE: Tuesday, February 19, 2019
TIME: 4:00 - 6:00 pm
LOCATION:  Wieden + Kennedy-Portland, 224 NW 13th Ave.
 

ABOUT BUF Talks:  The series was created based on direct feedback from our alumni, who expressed feeling overwhelmed and confused upon realizing all of the different major and career choices available to them when entering college. 

 


PSU MLK Jr. Day of Service 2019

DATE:  Saturday, January 26th

Each year PSU Participates in the National Day of Services by collaborating with local college and universityies and Oregon Campus Compact, to organize a day of services honoring the commitment to community buildin, justice, and solidarity the Dr. Martin Luther King Junior displayed. This is part of a city-widecall to action that mobilizes thousands of students, community members, and organizations to address problems in our community.

For additional information and service dates, please visit the MLK Jr. Day of Services website.

 

 


Please also check out the

upcoming events at PSU's Pan African Commons Cultural Center.