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“Intimate Partner Violence, Transgender People, and the Legal System,” Leigh Goodmark

[ October 27, 2017; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ] Rm 110
Knight Law School
UO campus

Professor Leigh Goodmark, University of Maryland, will speak at the UO School of Law’s Domestic Violence Clinic on October 27, 2017 at 12 pm in room 110. Her talk is titled, “Intimate Partner Violence, Transgender People, and the Legal System.”

She is one of several speakers invited this year by the Domestic […]

An Evening with Maria Hinojosa, host of NPR’s Latino USA

[ October 5, 2017; 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm. ] 156 Straub Hall
1451 Onyx St.
UO campus

An Evening with Maria Hinojosa, host of NPR’s Latino USA

Sponsor: Oregon Humanities Center’s Cressman Lecture.

Information: (541) 346-3934.

JSMA exhibit features women of different cultures and abilities

OPENING RECEPTION JUNE 28: An opening reception for the public will take place at the museum Wednesday, June 28 from 5:30 to 7 p.m.
Source: JSMA exhibit features women of different cultures and abilities | Around the O

“Brilliant and Resilient: Celebrating the Power of Disabled Women Activists,” a summer exhibit at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of […]

Rinku Sen talks about the racial justice movement

June 6, 2017—Students, faculty, staff, and community members packed the UO Knight Library Browsing Room to hear Rinku Sen talk about “The Big Picture: Structural Racism, Equity & Intersectionality.” This was Professor Dan HoSang’s final event in the “Imagining Freedom Teach-In Series” not only for the year, but for good, as he heads off to […]

Anita Weiss receives large grant for research on countering violent extremism in Pakistan

June 12, 2017—CSWS faculty affiliate Anita M. Weiss recently received a Harry Frank Guggenheim Research Award in the amount of $34,000 to support research for her book project Countering Violent Extremism in Pakistan: Local Actions, Local Voices. The research will be conducted September 2017 – March 2018.
The Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation “supports research and programs […]

Three CSWS faculty affiliates receive Fund for Faculty Excellence Awards

June 9, 2017—CSWS faculty affiliates Kari Norgaard (sociology), Beata Stawarska (philosophy), and Gyoung-Ah Lee (anthropology) are among 16 recipients of UO’s 2017-18 Fund for Faculty Excellence Awards, announced June 9 by Provost Scott Coltrane.
Beata Stawarska
From Around the O: “Established in 2006 with the generous support of Lorry Lokey, the Fund for Faculty Excellence Awards aims […]