October 4, 2010
ADR Center to Co-host Event on Race and Reconciliation October 6
Oregon Law’s Appropriate Dispute Resolution Center, along with the Center on Diversity and Community, and the Center for Intercultural Dialogue, is co-hosting a presentation titled, Trustbuilding: A Conversation on Race, Reconciliation, and Responsibility, from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, October 6, in Knight Law Center 110. The presentation will feature experts Rob Corcoran and Tee Turner.
Rob Corcoran is national director for Initiatives of Change, and founder of Hope in the Cities, which models honest conversation and sustained partnerships across traditional boundaries. He has facilitated dialogue, reconciliation, and partnerships among diverse and polarized racial, ethnic, and religious groups in an array of locations in Europe, South Africa, India, Australia and the United States.
Tee Turner is the director of reconciliation programs for Hope in the Cities. He is an experienced facilitator and has more than 25 years of service as a community activist. He has extensive experience in designing programs, mobilizing community groups, and training community leaders.
This event is free and open to the public.
Hope in the Cities (following this link takes you outside the University of Oregon website)
Initiatives of Change (following this link takes you outside the University of Oregon website)