Category: Events

PSU’s 15th Annual NEW Leadership Oregon (NLO) Program

[ February 21, 2018; ] The Center for Women’s Leadership at Portland State University would like to invite the women of your community and school to apply for our 15th Annual NEW Leadership Oregon (NLO) Program!

Thank you so much for encouraging women students in your life to lead. We know that women often don’t self-select into leadership, so having teachers […]

OHC Clark Lecture: Robin Wall Kimmerer

[ March 13, 2018; 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm. ] UO campus

See Oregon Humanities Center website for full information at: http://ohc.uoregon.edu/kimmerer.html

2017-18 Clark Lecture, Oregon Humanities Center

Robin Wall Kimmerer is the director, Center for Native Peoples and the Environment. Her latest book “Braiding Sweetgrass: indigenous wisdom, scientific knowledge and the teachings of plants” was released in 2013 and was awarded the Sigurd Olson Nature Writing Award. 

Veterans Speak: Identity, Community, Resistance Disruption

[ January 24, 2018; 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm. ] 145 Straub Hall
1451 Onyx St.
UO campus

Veterans Speak: Identity, Community, Resistance Disruption

Please join us on January 24 (5:30-8:30 pm) in 145 Straub Hall on the University of Oregon Campus for the screening of A Soldier’s Home by U.S. Army veteran and UO doctoral candidate (SOJC) Andrew McLaughlin and Grounds for Resistance by Lisa Gilman, professor of […]

Applications for CSWS Travel Grants due November 30

[ November 30, 2017; 5:00 pm; ] Due Date: November 30, 2017 by 5 p.m.

Applications for CSWS Travel Grants are due Nov. 30. These small grants (up to $300) are available only for UO graduate students, for travel expenses to be incurred during AY 2017 – 2018. These grants provide partial support for travel to present papers that relate to women and […]

Sex Worker Experiences and Rights in Muslim Countries and in the US

[ February 22, 2018; 12:00 pm to 1:20 pm. ] Chiles Business Center
Room 128
UO campus

Sex Worker Experiences and Rights in Muslim Countries and in the U.S.
Speaker: Aisha Mohammed

LGBT Education and Support Services is bringing an exciting speaker to campus! This event is cosponsored with the Center for the Study of Women in Society, the Teaching Engagement Program, Clark Honors College, and LGBTESS in the Dean […]

Sharon Luk: Book Release for “The Life of Paper”

[ January 26, 2018; 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm. ] Alder 111
Alder Building
15th & Alder
The Life of Paper: Letters and a Poetics of Living Beyond Captivity
Author: Sharon Luk, Assistant Professor, UO Department of Ethnic Studies

A Book Symposium with Discussants:

Professor Colleen Lye, UC Berkeley
Professor Dan HoSang, Yale University
Professor Michael Hames-Garcia, University of Oregon

The Life of Paper offers a wholly original and inspiring analysis […]