Category: Events

Bernice Yeung: “The Invisible #MeToos: The fight to end sexual violence against America’s most vulnerable workers”

[ September 24, 2018; 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm. ] Lewis Lounge
Knight Law Center
1515 Agate St.
Race, Ethnicities, and Inequalities Colloquium
“The Invisible #MeToos: The fight to end sexual violence against America’s most vulnerable workers”
Bernice Yeung, Investigative Reporter
Reveal (Center for Investigative Reporting)

From the Reveal website: “Bernice Yeung is a reporter for Reveal, covering race and gender. Her work examines issues related to violence against women, labor and employment, immigration, […]

Welcome Reception for New Women Faculty on October 9

[ October 9, 2018; 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. ] Gerlinger Lounge
1468 University St.

The Center for the Study of Women in Society and the Office of the Provost and Academic Affairs invite you to a reception to welcome new women faculty to campus.

New and current faculty at the University of Oregon are invited to attend this event to welcome new women faculty to campus, which […]

“Power in Puerto Rico”

[ September 29, 2018; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Temple Beth Israel
1175 East 29th Avenue
Eugene, OR 97405

Political • Economic • Environmental

History & analysis by UO Professor Cecilia Enjuto-Rangel and David Sáez, Director, Centro Latino Americano
Enjoy a simple Puerto Rican dinner • Music by Rico Perez

This is a fundraiser for Puerto Rico relief, but no one will be turned away for lack of […]

“Trans* Law: Opportunities and Futures” Panel Discussion

[ October 3, 2018; 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm. ] Knight Law Center
Rm. 110
1515 Agate St.
Panel Discussion: “Trans* Law: Opportunities and Futures”

Paisley Currah, Professor, Brooklyn College & CUNY
Asaf Orr, Attorney, National Center for Lesbian Rights
Moderator: Beatrice Dohrn, Director, Nonprofit Clinic, UO School of Law

Sponsors: Center for the Study of Women in Society, The Tom and Carol Williams Fund for Undergraduate Education, School […]

Patricia Matthew, “Written/Unwritten: On the Promise and Limits of Diversity and Inclusion”

[ October 17, 2018; 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm. ] EMU 230 | Swindells
Erb Memorial Union
1222 E. 13th St.

Patricia A. Matthew, associate professor of English at Montclair State University, is the editor of Written/Unwritten: Diversity and the Hidden Truths of Tenure(University of North Carolina Press, 2016).

Matthew has given lectures on Written/Unwritten at various universities including Barnard, the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, the University of Missouri, and the […]

Joane Nagel: “Gender and Climate Change”

[ November 30, 2018; 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm. ] Room 175
Knight Law Center
1515 Agate St.
Gender and Climate Change
a lecture by Joane Nagel

Joane Nagel is University Distinguished Professor of Sociology and Chair of the Anthropology Department at the University of Kansas. She is a political and cultural sociologist whose work focuses on ethnicities, genders, and sexualities in the US and the global system and the […]