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Eugene: “Recognizing the Diversity Among Us” with Miguel Angel Herrada September 17

Join this Oregon Humanities Conversation Project event in September. Regardless of who we are or where we live, each of us lives among a diverse and vibrant collection of people and cultures. Reflecting on our differences can help us to see ourselves and “others” as part of our whole ecosystem. A deep understanding of diversity can be an indispensable tool for making better choices about the world we share. This is the focus of Recognizing the Diversity Among Us” with Miguel Angel Herrada. Light refreshments provided. Registration is required.

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“Intelligent Lives” Documentary Film Screening October 25

Come view a free screening of the documentary film, “Intelligent Lives,” about three pioneering young adults identified with intellectual disabilities – Micah, Naieer and Naomie. They challenge perceptions of intelligence as they navigate high school, college and the workforce. From award-winning film maker Dan Habib. This event is hosted by the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library.

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Portland: Health & Hope | Supporting Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Populations August 8

Please join Outside In for a community conversation! Transgender and gender non-conforming (GNC) people experience houselessness and health disparities at a disproportionately higher rate than other communities. Outside In’s clinic is the primary care home for more than 1,000 transgender and GNC patients, where they receive gender-affirming care and access to social services. Join this important conversation about creating an environment to improve the health and well-being of transgender and gender non-conforming people on their journey to living the life they want to live.

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Portland: Say Hey! August 8

Join Partners in Diversity and PGE for Say Hey! on August 8 in downtown Portland. Say Hey! is an evening program to welcome professionals of color who recently relocated to our region. Join a fun evening of connecting, celebrating and showing our newest neighbors that there’s a rich and thriving multicultural community here. The evening’s festivities will be held outdoors on the Plaza.

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Portland: 19th Annual Diversity Employment Day Career Fair August 21

Hundreds of jobs and career positions from over 30+ major Portland employers await you at City of Portland’s 19th Annual Diversity Employment Day Career Fair. This event is the largest and best diversity and inclusion recruiting event in the country! People who are multicultural, living with disabilities, women, members of the LGBTQ community, veterans and mature candidates are encouraged to attend. This event is free and open to the public 18 years of age and older. Business attire and resumes are required for admission.

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