January 23, 2018—Applications are still open for two scholarships being offered by AAUW of Oregon for the National Conference of College Women Student Leaders. Application: https://aauw-or.aauw.net/files/2017/11/2018-NCCWSL-app.pdf
Please check out all of the details about the conference at AAUW.org.
The National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL), the nation’s premier conference for college women. It is a transformative […]
[ April 5, 2018; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ] Jane Grant Room
330 Hendricks Hall
1408 University St.
CLLAS Professional Development: NEH Grant Writing and more
The Center for Latino/a and Latin American Studies (CLLAS) invites junior faculty and graduate students to join us on Thursday, April 5th. Dr. Stephanie Wood (Center for Equity Promotion) will share tips and strategies for writing successful research grant proposals, applicable not […]
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The most recent UO Today episode features Kristin Yarris, assistant professor of international studies and the director of the new UO global health minor.
Yarris talked about her experience in 2004 going to rural Nicaraguan communities translating for medical doctors. She repeatedly heard the phrase “I’m thinking too much,” which, after […]
[ February 28, 2018; 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ] Miller Room
Erb Memorial Union
1222 E. 13th Ave.
“Walmart in China: How are Chinese workers confronting the world’s largest company?”
A Lecture Series Sponsored by the UO Labor Education & Research Center
This year’s series will kick off on February 28, with a talk by Eileen Otis, associate professor, UO Department of Sociology, on how workers in China have […]
[ 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.
[ January 24, 2018; 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm. ] 145 Straub Hall
1451 Onyx St.
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 […]