Category: Human Rights

CANCELLED due to weather: Walidah Imarisha returns to campus to talk about black history in Oregon

[ February 27, 2019; 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm. ] EVENT CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
“Why Aren’t There More Black People in Oregon?: A Hidden History”
an interactive lecture with Walidah Imarisha
Wednesday, February 27th
4:30 – 6:00 PM
Straub Hall, Room 156
Free & open to the public

Walidah Imarisha describes herself as an historian at heart, reporter by (w)right, and rebel by reason. Winner of a 2017 Oregon Book Award […]

Common Reading Program events with Thi Bui, “The Best We Could Do”

[ January 30, 2019; 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm. January 31, 2019; 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. February 1, 2019; 11:00 am to 12:00 pm. ] For more information, visit: commonreading.uoregon.edu

January 30, 5:30-8pm, Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, Artist Reception featuring Thi Bui and Ann Le / Book signing with Thi Bui
January 31, 4-5:30 pm, Ford Alumni Center Guistina Ballroom, Livestream in LLC 101, Thi Bui Public Conversation with Dr. Tuong Vu (Political Science) and Dr. Lynn Fujiwara (Ethnic Studies)
Asian Pacific […]

Judge Yassmin Barrios, “Justice and Reparation in Guatemala: Challenges and Possibilities”

[ March 5, 2019; 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. ]
156 Straub Hall, 1451 Onyx St., UO campus Free & open to the public

Justice and Reparation in Guatemala: Challenges and PossibilitiesCLLAS Inaugural Lecture in Latinx and Latin American Studies

Judge Yassmin Barrios will deliver the CLLAS Inaugural Lecture in Latinx and Latin American Studies — “Justice and Reparation in Guatemala: Challenges and Possibilities” — in […]

CSWS Allyship Trainings

[ February 11, 2019; 10:00 am to 12:30 pm. February 12, 2019; 9:30 am to 12:00 pm. 12:30 pm to 3:00 pm. ] Must pre-register for these workshops. For full details, see also: https://csws.uoregon.edu/ally/
Trainer, Dena ZaldúaCSWS Operations Manager
Feb. 11    10 am – 12:30 pm       Allyship 101
Feb. 12     9:30 am – 12 pm        Allyship 101
Feb. 12    12:30 pm – 3 pm         Allyship 201
Sponsored by the Center for the Study of Women in Society.

“Affirmative Action Chronicles: From the Era of Colorblindness to White Nationalism”

[ February 19, 2019; 12:00 pm to 1:15 pm. ]
Derrick Bell Lecture

“Affirmative Action Chronicles: From the Era of Colorblindness to White Nationalism”Professor Cheryl Harris

Save the date for this year’s Derrick Bell Lecture, Tuesday, February 19, 12-1:15 pm, Room 110, Knight Law Center. Professor Cheryl Harris will deliver a lecture titled “Affirmative Action Chronicles: From the Era of Colorblindness to White Nationalism.”

Cheryl Harris

Professor Harris […]

CLLAS Town Hall with Mae Ngai: “Citizenship and Denaturalization in the Era of US Nationalism”

[ January 17, 2019; 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. ] Knight Library
Browsing Room

Center for Latino/a and Latin American Studies presents:

CLLAS Town Hall with Mae Ngai

“Citizenship and Denaturalization in the Era of US Nationalism”

At the CLLAS Town Hall, Prof. Ngai will be addressing issues of immigration, citizenship, and denaturalization both historically and in present day. The event will be moderated by Prof. Rocío Zambrana, UO Department […]