Month: September 2016

In loving memory: Sandi Morgen 1950-2016

Sandra Lynn Morgen

March 31, 1950 – September 27, 2016
“Let me live lovingly, generously, courageously…”

Friday, September 30, 2016: 11:30 am: funeral service at Temple Beth Israel, 1175 E. 29th Ave., Eugene, OR (corner of E. 29th Ave. & University St.)
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to either or both of these organizations:
Community Alliance of […]

CSWS table at New Graduate Student Resource Fair and Orientation

2016-2017 New Graduate Student Resource Fair and Orientation on Tuesday, September 20th on the EMU green between the EMU and Straub Hall.
A student vists the CSWS table hosted by CSWS director Michelle McKinley, associate professor of law, and Dena Zaldua, CSWS operations manager, at the New Graduate Student Resource Fair.

If you deport my parents, what happens to me?

Vote for this question to be asked at the next presidential debate on Sunday, October 9:
“If you deport my parents, what happens to me? I am 6 years old and an American citizen. I have a 3 year old sister who is also an American. My heart is very sad, because I’m scared that ICE […]

Promising Practices

Promising practices for institutional support for families! CSWS was thrilled to see this memo from the Brown University Provost.

“This memo is intended to increase awareness of the challenges posed by afterhours programming and to offer concrete suggestions by which chairs and directors can continue to build the research capacity of the university without marginalizing or […]

UO CRWR – Reading Series: Solmaz Sharif & Ocean Vuong

[ October 20, 2016; 8:00 pm to 9:30 pm. ] Knight Library
Browsing Room
followed by book signing

Source: UO CRWR – Reading Series: Sharif & Vuong 

Solmaz Sharif was born in Istanbul to Iranian parents. She holds degrees from U.C. Berkeley, where she studied and taught with June Jordan’s Poetry for the People, and New York University. Her work has appeared in The New Republic, Poetry, The Kenyon […]

Sephardic Cultures class to focus on Ladino music

[ October 10, 2016; 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm. ] [caption id="attachment_24914" align="alignright" width="300"] Guy Mendilow Ensemble[/caption]

Public Lecture: October 10, 6:00 pm, 145 Straub Hall, 1451 Onyx Street; “Myths, Lies and Truths: The Re-Invention of Ladino Song as Ancient”

Concert: October 9, 7:30 pm at The Shedd; “Tales from the Forgotten Kingdom”

Class: October 10, 12:00-1:50pm, 30 Pacific, UO campus: “Introduction to Ladino song”

As part of her […]