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Bri Pruett

Bri is a Portland-born comedian and writer, currently based in Los Angeles. She was recently featured on Comedy Central's Roast…

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Gregory McKelvey

Gregory earned a Political Science degree from Oregon State University and a law degree from Lewis and Clark Law School.…

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Adrienne Nelson

Adrienne, a Multnomah County Circuit Court Judge, is the second Black female judge in Oregon’s history. She is a sought-after…

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A Brand-New Venue

This year TEDxMtHood moves to the newly constructed theater at Roosevelt High School in north Portland. The event, with the theme of “Alchemy,” won’t be…

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Vulnerability, Honesty, and Strength: Bri Pruett Finds Her Voice Through Stand-up Comedy

In 2010, Bri Pruett stepped up to a grimy microphone in old town Portland to perform stand-up comedy for the first time. She had been…

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The Balance That Is What Is In My Art

My name is Luz Elena Mendoza And the question of Identity has been on my heart. I am an extention of my mother, my father,…

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