Category: Events

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.

[caption id="attachment_26912" align="alignleft" width="300"] Rhacel Salazar Parreñas[/caption]

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 […]

“In Treatment: Psychiatry and the Archives of Modern Sexuality,” Regina Kunzel

[ October 30, 2017; 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm. ] [caption id="attachment_26732" align="alignleft" width="180"] Regina Kunzel[/caption]

Save-the Date
 “In Treatment: Psychiatry and the Archives of Modern Sexuality”
Queer History Lecture

Regina Kunzel holds the Doris Stevens Chair and is professor of History and Gender and Sexuality Studies at Princeton University. Kunzel’s work focuses on histories of sexuality in carceral spaces, and on the twined histories of sexual deviance and […]

7th annual CSWS Northwest Women Writers Symposium

[ April 25, 2018; 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm. 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Save-the-date

Panel Discussion: 2:30 PM UO campus

Keynote: 6 PM Eugene Public Library

First Acker-Morgen Lecture will honor two UO feminist scholars

Source: First Acker-Morgen Lecture will honor two UO feminist scholars | Around the O
See also: http://csws.uoregon.edu/evelyn-nakano-glenn/
April 17, 2017 – When Joan Acker, who helped found the Center for the Study of Women in Society, and Sandra Morgen, a longtime center director, passed away last year the UO lost two powerful feminist voices.
But their messages will […]

Global Oregon Student Research Awards: Deadline April 15

[ April 15, 2017; 5:00 pm; ] Deadline: April 15 at 5 pm

Global Oregon Undergraduate Award
The Global Oregon Initiative invites UO undergraduate students to apply for one of ten $500 research awards offered to support global education experiences (intensive study abroad, international internships, international research opportunities, participation in international events).

Global Oregon Graduate Research Award
The Global Oregon Initiative invites UO graduate students […]