Roots, Resilience, Resistance: Celebrating PSU Diversity

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Starting at 12:30pm

Portland State University-Cultural Resource Centers

APRIL 26th //
MEET & GREET: 12:30pm – 1:30pm // Native American Student and Community Center
PERFORMANCE: 4:30pm – 6:00pm // Native American Student and Community Center

Climbing PoeTree is the combined force of Alixa Garcia and Naima Penniman. Over the last 11 years, Climbing PoeTree has been at the forefront of social and environmental justice movements by harnessing their art as a tool for popular education, community organizing, and personal transformation. Their award-winning performance is composed of dual-voice spoken word poetry, hip hop, and multimedia theatre that dissolves apathy with hope, exposes injustice, and helps heal our inner trauma so that we may begin to cope with the issues facing our communities.

APRIL 29th // 12pm – 2pm // Multicultural Student Center

The CRCs second annual award ceremony recognizing the accomplishments of PSU Faculty/Staff of color. Students nominate faculty and staff in the categories of: Mentorship, Community Engagement, and Academic Excellence. Nominate your choices here: The luncheon is our opportunity to join together in community to celebrate the work of our PSU faculty/staff.

About wocpdxzines

I enjoy reading, writing, and traveling!
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s