Month: January 2010

Lynn Stephen Receives Martin Luther King, Jr. Award from UO

January 2010—Lynn Stephen was selected as a winner of the 2010 Martin Luther King, Jr. Award from the University of Oregon for contributions to diversity and equity efforts in the university community. Director of the Center for Latino/a and Latin…

Scott Testifies Before Oregon Legislative Committees

Making Employment Work for Low Wage Families: Oregon’s Employment-Related Child Care Subsidy Program Ellen Scott, University of Oregon associate professor of Sociology and head, Department of Women’s and Gender Studies, testified before the Oregon Senate Commerce and Workforce Development Committee…

CAS Dean Talks About Fatherhood

Sociologist Scott Coltrane, dean of the University of Oregon College of Arts and Sciences, spoke about research on parenting, gender equity and the evolving role of fathers to a noon-time audience of about 75 people Wednesday, January 13, at a…

Conference: “Modern Girls on the Go”

“Modern Girls on the Go: Gender, Mobility, and Labor in Japan” (MGG) “Modern Girls on the Go: Gender, Mobility, and Labor in Japan” (MGG) University of Oregon This international workshop, involving scholars from the fields of history, anthropology, visual studies,…