UO Research Awards go to 23 faculty scholars

NOTE: This story was originally published April 20, 2020, in Around the O. CSWS congratulates awardees who are also our Faculty Affiliates and/or Research Grant recipients!

UO researchers and scholars examining everything from international indigenous activism to creative aging to the creation of original electroacoustic music have received 2020 Faculty Research Awards.

Faculty Research Awards […]

Madar awarded Kluge fellowship

Allison Madar

Assistant professor Allison Madar, History, received a 6-month fellowship as a Kluge Fellow in the John W. Kluge Center of the Library of Congress to pursue research on her manuscript, tentatively titled “A People Between: Servants in Slaveholding Virginia from Bacon’s Rebellion to the American Revolution.” The Kluge Center gives only 12 awards per […]

CSWS announces research grant awardees for AY 2020-21

Judith Raiskin (l) and Linda Long

The Center for the Study of Women in Society (CSWS) is pleased to announce awards of more than $86,000 for scholarship, research, and creative work on women and gender for AY 2020-21.

A total of 22 grants were awarded to 12 graduate students, seven tenure-track faculty members, and one career faculty member. Moreover, given the ongoing […]

CSWS to update website, seeks feedback

How do you get information about CSWS news and events? What changes would make the website more useful to you?

The Center for the Study of Women in Society is launching a project to update our website and social media presence to make it as functional and user-friendly as possible. To help us with these goals, […]

April is focused on sexual violence awareness, but remotely

Published April 13, 2020, in Around the O, by Collen Schlonga, Student Services and Enrollment Management

When the University of Oregon announced that spring term 2020 would be provided remotely, organizers of Sexual Assault Awareness Month had to shift gears.

The month of April — usually packed with collaborative, in-person events and workshops by UO departments and […]

CSWS postpones spring 2020 events

Alicia Garza

Given the serious nature of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Center for the Study of Women in Society (CSWS) has cancelled its Spring 2020 lecture series. Events will be rescheduled for AY 2020-21.

“While we have thoroughly enjoyed hosting our speakers for the Lorwin lectures, and our Race, Ethnicities and Inequalities colloquium, we have postponed these […]

Applications now open for 2020-21 Research Interest Groups

[ June 1, 2020; ]
CSWS offers small grants to faculty and graduate students to organize
interdisciplinary Research Interest Groups (RIGs) and working groups
that explore and examine the complex nature of gender identities and
inequalities for the academic year.

RIGs provide participants the opportunity to discuss readings of
emerging and established feminist scholars and share their research.
Funding may […]

Liu celebrated as UO ‘star’

Editor’s note: To celebrate Women’s History Month, Around the O is celebrating 10 extraordinary UO faculty members including Charlene Liu, Associate Dean and Interim Diretor of School of Art + Design. See the full article here. Liu is a CSWS faculty affiliate.

Charlene Liu

Associate DeanInterim Director of School of Art + DesignCollege of Design

When Charlene […]

Amos adds her ‘star power’ to UO

Editor’s note: To celebrate Women’s History Month, Around the O is celebrating 10 extraordinary UO faculty members including Adell Amos, Clayton R. Hess Professor of Law. See the full article here. Amos is a CSWS faculty affiliate.

Adell Amos

Clayton R. Hess Professor of Law, Environmental and Natural Resource Law Center, School of Law

Collegiality. Self-Discovery. Mentorship. To […]