"Race Matters" A facilitated discussion and dialogue following the PSU visit of Dr. Cornel West
Wednesday, January 23, 2013 - 11:30am to Wednesday, January 23, 2013 - 1:30pm

Hosted by the Diversity Action Council and facilitated by Dr. Samuel D. Henry -- all PSU students, faculty, staff, and community leaders are invited to join PSU’s Diversity Action Council in this facilitated dialogue aimed at developing
better (best) practices on race matters between the University and its communities of color.

In preparation, please review the 2012 Report: Communities of Color in Multnomah County: An Unsettling Profile to discuss issues that connect higher education and Metro area communities of color.  

Dialogue will be aimed at investigating, discussing and sharing ‘better practice’ on interactions between the PSU campus and local communities/communities of color.

NOTE: These round-table discussions will be video-recorded (each participant will be asked to sign a release form for permission to use the video).

Wednesday, January 23, 2013 

11:30 am to 1:30pm

Portland State University ~ Smith Memorial Student Union
1825 S. W. Broadway ~ Multicultural Center ~ Room 228

Patrice Hudson at