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Equal Opportunity Day Awards Dinner to Feature Esteemed Keynote Speaker, Dr. Marc Nivet


Join us on September 24, 2013 at the Urban League of Portland’s annual Equal Opportunity Awards Dinner, featuring keynote by Dr. Marc Nivet.

Dr. Marc Nivet
Dr. Marc Nivet


In his role as chief diversity officer at the Association of American Medical Colleges, Dr. Marc Nivet, provides strategic vision for all AAMC diversity and inclusion activities through his leadership of the association’s Diversity Policy and Programs department, which focuses on initiatives designed to increase diversity in medical education and advance health care equity


Dr. Nivet served previously as chief operating officer at the Josiah Macy, Jr. Foundation, where he oversaw the day-to-day operations of the foundation, and as special assistant to the senior vice president of health at New York University. Dr. Nivet was also president of the National Association of Medical Minority Educators, Inc. and adjunct professor in the School of Education, Health, and Human Services of Hofstra University.


Dr. Nivet holds an Ed.D. degree in higher education management from the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education and an M.S. degree in higher education and student development from Long Island University. 

2012 EOD Dinner


The Urban League of Portland

2013 Equal Opportunity Day Awards Dinner


 Tuesday, September 24, 2013

5:30 PM
Oregon Convention Center

777 NE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.

Portland, OR 97232


Enjoy live music, cocktails and dinner at this important opportunity to support the work of Urban League, helping to empower African Americans and other Oregonians to achieve equality in education, employment, and economic security.


Click here to purchase tickets.


 Thank you to our Presenting Sponsor, Regence BlueCross BlueShield.


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The Urban League of Portland, founded in 1945, helps empower African Americans and other Oregonians to achieve equality in education, employment, and economic security. We believe that everyone has the power to change the world. We work with people to actualize their potential and put their passion into action.Our mission is to enable African Americans to secure economic self-reliance, parity, power, and civil rights.