SOU to Host Social Justice Conference

(Ashland, Ore.) — The Southern Oregon University Multicultural Resource Center, in partnership with the University’s Social Justice Committee, will hold its 3rd annual Social Justice Conference Friday and Saturday, Feb. 19 and 20.
The conference, which is open to students and members of the local communities that SOU serves, is designed to educate, motivate, and advocate those who desire to gain understanding and strategies in their commitment to issues of social justice, including the environment, healthcare, and the power of language and image. Presentations are based on this year’s SOU Campus Theme, “Reimagining Communities: Transcending Realities.”
Registration for the conference is just $10 for students and $20 for non-students and can be completed online at
Online registration closes Thursday, Feb. 18. For more information, call 541-552-8793.
About Southern Oregon University
Southern Oregon University is a medium-sized campus that provides comprehensive educational opportunities with a strong focus on student success and intellectual creativity. Located in vibrant Ashland, Oregon, SOU remains committed to diversity and inclusion for all students on its environmentally sustainable campus. Connected learning programs taught by a host of exceptional faculty provide quality, innovative experiences for students. Visit