As part of Central Oregon Community College’s observance of the Season of Nonviolence, the college is hosting the Spiritual Diversity Conference from 9:30am to 5pm on Saturday, January 26 in Wille Hall in the Campus Center on the COCC Bend Campus. This conference invites participates to explore the role of religion in promoting tolerance.
The event will feature keynote speakers Dr. Allen McKiel, author of Beyond Tolerance: Religion and Global Community, and Wajdi Said, founder of the Muslim Educational Trust.
The event is free and open to the public. For information, call 541-383-7412.
In advance of college events, persons needing accommodation or transportation because of a physical or mobility disability, contact Joe Viola: 541-383-7775. For accommodation because of other disability such as hearing impairment, contact Anne Walker: 541-383-7743.