Category: Community Outreach

Homelessness and Home: videos on homeless women in Eugene

Jana Thrift, videographer
Homelessness and Home is the website of the Community Philosophy Institute in the UO Philosophy Department. The purpose of the website is “to support creative, intellectual, and practical address of the problems of homelessness. The UO Community Philosophy Institute seeks to consider contemporary homelessness in our own community of Eugene, Oregon, and beyond.”
The […]

Running from Peril, Chasing Hope: Central American Children and the Refugee Crisis

[ December 3, 2014; 2:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Ford Alumni Center
1720 E. 13th Ave.
UO campus

A symposium to start a dialogue, grow awareness, and plan for action

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2:00–4:00 P.M. Plenary Session featuring local experts and faculty members who will lead a discussion of the complex issues surrounding immigration policy and its impact on children and families
4:30–6:30 P.M. Featured Speakers: Julie Lopez, journalist […]

CSWS 40th Anniversary Airport Exhibit

[ September 1, 2013 to October 31, 2013. ] Eugene “Mahlon Sweet” Airport
First Level Baggage Claim Display Case
40th anniversary
CSWS Airport Exhibit Showcases 40 Years of Feminist Research, Activism, and Creativity
[caption id="attachment_17178" align="alignright" width="300"] CSWS airport exhibit / photo by Amber Andri[/caption]

During the fall, images, documents, artwork, publications, and other historical materials related to four decades of feminist research, teaching, activism, and creativity are on […]

“Too Many P’s”? Personal, Political, Publics and Potatoes — a conversation about the politics of food and kinship with novelist Ruth Ozeki

[ May 9, 2013; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Erb Memorial Union (EMU)
Fir Room, 1222 E. 13th Ave.
UO campus    FREE & open to the public
“Too Many P’s”? Personal, Political, Publics and Potatoes
Ruth Ozeki will read from her novel, All Over Creation, and will be joined at the table by an interdisciplinary panel of scholars. We will talk about public engagement with agricultural technoscience, genetic […]

WikiWomen Event Media Archives | Fembot Collective

WikiWomen Event Media Archives | Fembot Collective
Fembot WikiWomen Event
Fembot coordinated an effort to write women into Wikipedia. Archived live streams are available on
The CSWS Fembot Project produces the Fembot website.

Writing Women into Wikipedia

[ March 7, 2014; 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm. March 8, 2014; 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ] Allen Hall
Room 221
1020 University St.
UO campus
Eugene, OR

In celebration of International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month

Fembot, in collaboration with the ASUO Women’s Center, the Center for the Study of Women in Society, the School of Journalism and Communication and the UO Libraries is hosting events in Eugene, Oregon and online to write women into Wikipedia.

Friday, […]