Racial Equity In Oregon: Housing (RACIAL EQUITY OREGON)

Instructor Name: 
Kristin Teigen
Course Description: 

This Capstone partners with the Urban League and the Community Alliance of Tenants (CAT) to confront housing disparities and strengthen the voice and influence of communities of color in Multnomah County, Oregon.  Students will learn the history of communities of color in Portland while engaging in programs with the Urban League and CAT to expand renter’s assistance programs and support those who have been newly housed. 

Project Description: 

Students can choose their projects from a variety of options with the community partner. There are projects that can be completed individually and on one's own schedule, directly at the community partner's office, or in groups. They are all flexible!