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Minoru Yasui Day

April 6 @ 1:00 pm 3:00 pm

Come join us at Minoru Yasui Day 2024 as we come together to tackle the challenges threatening democracy and work towards its advancement.

Advancing Democracy in the Face of Current Threats

Saturday, April 6, 2024
1:00pm-3:00pm
University of Oregon White Stag Building
70 NW Couch St
Portland, OR 97209

FREE, In-person and virtual

Program

WELCOME & ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS Sharon Maeda

KEYNOTE SPEAKER Rep. Khanh Pham

TRIBUTE TO HOMER YASUI & MATSUTAKE FILM Mari Hayman, granddaughter of Homer Yasui

PANEL DISCUSSION with Rebecca Asaki, Tsuru for Solidarity; Amy Herzfeld-Copple, Executive Director of Western States Center; Paul Susi, Project Facilitator for Oregon Humanities

ANNOUNCEMENT OF STUDENT CONTEST WINNERS Jillian Toda-Currie

COLLECTIVE CALL TO ACTION & CLOSING Barbara Yasui

RECEPTION Japanese American Museum of Oregon

HOSTED BY

The Minoru Yasui Legacy Project in collaboration with the
Japanese American Museum of Oregon

japanese american museum of oregon
Free
70 NW Couch Street
Portland, Oregon 97209
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