Category: Events

“Our Stories, Our Communities” puts UO’s diversity on display

Source: ‘Our Stories, Our Communities’ puts UO’s diversity on display | Around the O
July 26, 2017—“A continuing online photography exhibit, ‘Our Stories, Our Communities: UO Diversity,’ is giving the campus community an opportunity to reflect on the powerful and unique stories of UO members who come from diverse cultures, backgrounds and experiences.
“The exhibit celebrates the strengths and […]

Welcome Reception for New Women Faculty on October 3

[ October 3, 2017; 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. ]  
The Center for the Study of Women in Society and the Office of the Provost and Academic Affairs invite you to a reception to welcome new women faculty to campus.
New and current women faculty at the University of Oregon are invited to attend this event, which will be an opportunity for participants to learn about […]

CSWS Noon Talk: Eileen Otis

[ October 20, 2017; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ] Jane Grant Conference Room
330 Hendricks Hall
1408 University St.
UO campus

CSWS awarded Eileen Otis a 2017 CSWS Faculty Research Grant in support of her research on “Women, Wal-Mart and Labor Resistance in China.”

An associate professor in the UO Department of Sociology, she is the author of Markets and Bodies: Women, Service Work and the Making of Inequality in […]

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 […]

2018 Acker-Morgen Lecture: Rhacel Salazar Parreñas

[ March 7, 2018; 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm. ] Save-the-Date
Location: TBD

“The Gendered Organization of Migrant Domestic Work”

Rhacel Salazar Parreñas, professor of sociology and gender studies at the University of Southern California, will deliver the 2018 Acker-Morgen Lecture.

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Dr. Parreñas’s areas of research include labor, migration, transnational feminism, economic sociology, gender and the family.

The Acker-Morgen Memorial Lecture honors two powerful […]