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2018 CSWS Acker-Morgen Lecture: Rhacel Salazar Parreñas

[ March 7, 2018; 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm. ] Knight Library
Browsing Room
1501 Kincaid St.
UO campus

“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 CSWS Acker-Morgen Lecture. Dr. Parreñas’s areas of research include labor, migration, transnational feminism, economic sociology, gender and the family.

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

Professors Kristin Yarris & Rhacel Parrenas to discuss Yarris’s recent book

[ March 7, 2018; 10:30 am to 11:30 am. ] Jane Grant Conference Room
330 Hendricks Hall
1408 University St.
UO campus

Please mark your calendars March 7 at 10:30 am for a discussion of Professor Kristin Yarris’s book, Care Across Generations: Solidarity and Sacrifice in Transnational Families, published by Stanford University Press.

This will be a discussion between Professor Rhacel Parrenas, visiting from the University of Southern California, and Professor […]

Deadline coming up January 29 for CSWS Research Grant Proposals

[ January 29, 2018; 5:00 pm; ] Grant guidelines and applications can be accessed online.

The Center for the Study of Women in Society maintains a number of competitive grant programs to support research and/or creative work on women and gender from a range of disciplines. CSWS research grants are available to University of Oregon faculty, staff (with the appropriate end degrees), and […]

Khiara Bridges: The Poverty of Privacy Rights

[ February 15, 2018; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ] Lewis Lounge
Knight Law Center
1515 Agate St.
UO campus
Printable poster PDF

Inaugural Lecture: Race, Ethnicities, and Inequalities Colloquium

Khiara Bridges teaches at Boston University with a joint appointment in the School of Law and the Anthropology Department.

Discussants

Camisha Russell, Assistant Professor, UO Department of Philosophy
Ellen Scott, Professor, UO Department of Sociology

Sponsored by the Office of the Provost and […]

Practicing Resistance: Becoming & Growing as an Ally

[ February 12, 2018; February 13, 2018; ]
PRACTICING RESISTANCE:
BECOMING & GROWING AS AN ALLY

Allyship Trainings for the UO Campus & Eugene/Springfield Community
With returning guest facilitator Janée Woods
CSWS invites you to join us to learn — or refresh your knowledge of — how to be a part of The Resistance with TWO days of trainings!
RSVP REQUIRED!

Both days of trainings will take place at:
Redwood […]

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 […]