Category: Academic

Michael Hames-García Assumes Post as Director of CSWS

Michael Hames-García / photo by Ernesto Javier Martínez
July 1, 2014—The Center for the Study of Women in Society welcomes Michael Hames-García as the new director of CSWS, effective July 1, 2014.
Professor Hames-García joined the Department of Ethnic Studies at the University of Oregon in 2005. His research and teaching interests include Chicana/o, U.S. Latina/o, and […]

Carol Stabile Completes Her Term as Director, CSWS

Carol Stabile
July 1, 2014—Carol Stabile, professor, University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication and Department of Women’s and Gender Studies, has completed her six-year term as director of the Center for the Study of Women in Society.
Now on sabbatical, she is working on her book project, “Pink Channels: Women and the Broadcast Blacklist.” Professor […]

Schools of Shame Map (SOS-Map) | Fembot Collective

Schools of Shame Map (SOS-Map) | Fembot Collective.
This map lists universities in the US that need help addressing sexual violence: all of them.
“The problem of sexual violence on college campuses was very much on Fembot Collective members Hye-Jin Lee and Carol Stabile’s minds when they met at the Console-ing Passions Conference in Columbia, Missouri in […]

2014 CSWS Jane Grant Fellowship and Faculty and Graduate Student Grant Awardees

Jenée Wilde
March 31, 2014—The Center for the Study of Women in Society at the University of Oregon recently awarded almost $80,000 in graduate student and faculty research grants to support research on women and gender during the 2014-15 Academic Year. Research projects funded include a documentary film focused on the daily difficulties of an extended […]

Conference: Academia//Activism: Reimagining Education Without Gender Discrimination

[ April 18, 2014; 10:30 am to 3:15 pm. ] Allen Hall 221
1020 University St.
UO campus

Calling undergraduate and graduate students, faculty, and staff to engage in a collaborative conference to create interdisciplinary solutions to gender discrimination.
Conference Schedule
10:30am-11:30am  “Women’s Experiences of Violence in Higher Education: Considerations for Preventive Intervention.”  Format: Introduction and Roundtable.
Krista Chronister, Leah Heng, Harpreet Bahia, Kelsey South, Anjuli Chitkara, Colleen McCarthy, Anna Reichard, Yolanda Valenzuela, and Catherine Woods
Refreshments: […]

Teach-in about networking to combat sexual assault on the college campus

[ February 7, 2014; 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ] Lillis 112
955 E. 13th
UO campus

This event has been cancelled due to inclement weather. All University of Oregon classes and events after 1 p.m. February 7 have been cancelled.

Andrea L. Pino and Annie Clark will be on campus to lead a teach-in about the use of Title IX in responding to sexual assault on the university […]