Do you wonder what do people mean by "DEI"–diversity, equity and inclusion? Do you want to feel more comfortable talking about race, gender, class, sexual orientation, and/or migration? Are you wondering why or how your organization should take part in discussions of privilege? Join a dynamic, interactive roundtable with Alaí Reyes-Santos, who will lead a discussion about people and change in Northeast Oregon. Meet other organization leaders and community volunteers willing to have the hard conversations that are needed to build a better future for everyone.
Register at bit.ly/2J0zdPY
Dr. Alaí Reyes-Santos is an associate professor of ethnic studies at the University of Oregon. She is an
award-winning scholar, and writer on race, gender, and migration studies, recently earning the 2015
Ersted Award for Distinguished Teaching. She has led workshops and served as a consultant on issues of equity and inclusion for the Inter-American Commission of Human Rights, Northwest Youth Corps, Pearl Buck Center, Nonprofit Association of Oregon, School Garden Project, and Centro Bono (Dominican Republic). Cost is $25, which includes lunch. Scholarships are available; please inquire at NEOEDD, 541-426-3598. This program is available with support from Meyer Memorial Trust.