We work collaboratively to strengthen individual capacity and community bonds to advance the academic mission of the university through
Inclusion, Diversity, Evaluation, Achievement Leadership
L.A.C.E. embodies the universal tenets of
Love, Authenticity, Courage and Empathy.
These interlocking values represent the being and doing of individuals and the institutions in which they engage.
*©Yvette Alex-Assensoh 2013
Black Lives Matter Artist Grant Program - Jordan Schnitzer Museum & Lyllye Reyonolds-Parker Black Cultural Center.
“Making A Way Out of No Way: Resilience in the Black Experience” ( 1-credit course with DEI VP Yvette Alex-Assensoh. Fall 2020.
Oregon Cares Fund: Cash grants to Black -individuals, Black-owned businesses, & Black-led nonprofits who have experienced financial adversity due to COVID-19.
Yvette Alex-Assensoh, Vice President for Equity and Inclusion
Latinx Heritage Month 2020 "To many, history is merely an academic subject. Engaging with it is a task, if not an ordeal, and when we do, we often feel a need to oversimplify. Either we’re learning from cautionary tales or celebrating two-dimensional triumphs. In reality, history is never something we can truly separate from ourselves....
Making A Way Out of No Way: Resilience in the Black Experience” (Black Resilience) 1-Credit Course with Yvette Alex-Assensoh (2020 Fall Term)
Marching Forever, But Going Nowhere
"For centuries, black people have been the proverbial canaries of the American coal mine, literally sacrificing their lives to warn others of toxic conditions that must be cleared to ensure abundant and healthy lives...Read more
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Latinx Studies becomes Minor
Robert J. Erickson Kaiser Permanente Scholarship Recepient
"Receiving this scholarship means a lot of to me because of the support given. Not just financially, but also moral and academic support with an advisor. I'm excited to meet other people and be part of this community. "
Museum of Natural and Cultural History
Sexual Assault Support Services (SASS)
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