MRC Tuesday Talks
Tuesday, 12-1pm, Student Center living room. Weekly during spring semester beginning on January 27.
Tuesday Talks are a weekly conversation on a topic related to identity and inclusion. Conversations are facilitated by MRC interns and are open to the entire Reed Community. Please bring your lunch and join us!
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service and Engagement
Monday, January 19
Join Reed students, faculty, and staff in honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the continued work to address injustice within our own communities. Reed's 2015 MLK Celebration, Learning, and Action will focus on understanding and addressing housing injustice and gentrification in Portland.
SEEDS Service Projects: learn more about the MLK Day service projects and sign up us a volunteer here.
Panel Presentation & Discussion: Housing Justice in Portland
6:00 PM, Reed College Eliot hall Chapel
Panelists: Walidah Imarisha, Ahjamu Umi, and Karen Gibson
Moderator: Reiko Hillyer
Poetry performance by Aslan Newson
Questions? Please contact Office for Inclusive Community Program Manager, Dayspring Mattole: email@example.com.
Wednesday, November 19, 7 p.m. Vollum lecture hall
Mia McKenzie is a writer and a smart, scrappy Philadelphian (now living in the bay area). She studied writing at the University of Pittsburgh and her first novel, The Summer We Got Free, was the winner of the 2013 Lambda Literary Award for debut fiction. She is the creator of the multi-facet online forum, Black Girl Dangerous, and her work has been published in The Guardian and Colorlines. McKenzie's talk will focus on race, queeerness, gender, and class. The event is free and open to the public and is sponsored by the Multicultural Resource Center, Black and African Student Union, and Feminist Student Union.
Student Event Calendar
In addition to our own programming, listed above, which is coordinated by the Multicultural Resource Center and the Office for Inclusive Community, we also maintain a calendar of events for student organizations and groups related to OIC's mission. If you are interested in adding a meeting time or special event to the public OIC calendar, please contact Dayspring Mattole.
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If you are interested in sharing information about an event or program you offer, please leave a message at 503.777.7518 or mail information to:Reed CollegeMulticultural Resource CenterStudent Center 3203 SE Woodstock Blvd.Portland, OR 97202