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Black Business in Oregon: A Journey of Excellence

Friday, April 12 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Lyllye Reynolds-Parker Black Cultural Center
1870 E 15th Avenue, Eugene, OR 97403

Join us for Black Business in Oregon: A Journey to Excellence an engaging experience designed specifically for our Black students to connect with influential Black alumni and leaders in small business, government, social services, and sport during Week 2 of spring term.

You’ll get the chance to meet Black alumni from different stages of their careers who will share experiences, insights, and success stories. Don’t miss this chance to network with alumni who have strong professional connections for summer internships and can help you identify post-graduation career opportunities here in Oregon.

Dinner and refreshments from Philyaw’s Cookout and Catering will be served. Space is limited, so register by April 9 to secure your spot!

Cost: Free 

We look forward to your presence at the event. 


For questions please contact Lisa at

This event is in partnership with the Black Business Association of Oregon, the UO Career Center, the UO Lylle Reynolds-Parker Black Cultural Center, the UO Lundquist College of Business, Mohr Career Services, the UO Alumni Association Black Alumni Network, the UO Division of Equity and Inclusion, the Center for Multicultural Academic Excellence, and UO Athletics.

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