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Portland Police hires nine public safety support specialists and five new officersREAD MORE
Part of W. E. B. Du Bois’s albums of photographs exhibited at the Paris Exposition Universelle in 1900. Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.
In an exhibit at the 1900 Paris Exposition, W.E.B. Du Bois presented a remarkable portrait of African American life. A selection of these photographs and data charts at the Portland Art Museum invites visitors to critically engage with the visual dynamics of race.READ MORE
Woman of Wonder chose three Washington women for its first scholarships.READ MORE
A study found this practice to be safer.READ MORE
Scholarships aim to build workforce for better care, better jobsREAD MORE
The Portland Police Bureau is experiencing a staffing shortage, as it currently has 128 officer vacancies, with a large number of additional projected retirements in 2020.READ MORE
Portland Winter Light Festival 2020 is now accepting art submissions for the annual eventREAD MORE
Forum to Follow Congressional Hearing on Bill to Form a Commission to Study and Develop Reparation ProposalsREAD MORE
Students from Roosevelt High School who recently started a storytelling and resiliency-building initiative have been invited to perform at the opening of an annual conference in Philadelphia on trauma-informed practices.READ MORE