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Lectures & Presentations Events

November 14 - 20, 2018

Wednesday, November 14

Coffee with the Graduate School Dean

Come meet the new Dean of the Graduate School, Janet Woodruff-Borden for coffee, tea, pastries and conversation. Feel free to ask her questions or just...

Study Abroad: Tabling at Global Scholars Halls

Stop by and talk with an International Peer Assistant, Kaileigh, about global opportunities! There are over 300+ programs in over 90 countries available. You...

"How I Got Here" Speaker Series featuring Jennifer Espinola

The Student Life WE Engagement Team is thrilled to announce a new WE initiative, the “How I Got Here” speaker series. Bring your lunch and come to listen and...

Study Abroad: ASK ME ANYTHING

Have questions about how UO students fit in study abroad?Thinking about a creative way to finance study abroad and want to learn how others did so?How about...

Stress and Anxiety Management Workshop

Learn how to identify stress and anxiety triggers and work on personalized management techniques. All students are welcome to drop in.

Preparing for Finals

Ease stress and maximize success during final exam week by developing a solid, manageable plan for organizing your time, materials, and study methods.

Faculty Colloquium Series | History of Art and Architecture

The Department of the History of Art and Architecture invites you to join us for our 2018-2019 faculty research colloquium series. Assistant Professor Derek...

Oregon Blockchain: Tokens and Token Sales; Free Money or Prison Time?

Join Oregon Blockchain and Thomas Brooke to learn about navigating the legal complexities cryptotokens offer in funding your blockchain dreams! Thomas holds...

Quack Chats Pub Talk “The Secret Chemistry of Beer”

University of Oregon chemist Jim Hutchison gives a free Quack Chats Pub Talk on “The Chemistry of Beer.” Hutchison will incorporate an experiential beer...

Speak Easy: A Spoken Word Open Mic

Join us for a spoken word open mic in support of men's health. Come share poetry and storytelling about emotional health, relationships, love, sex, loss,...

Thursday, November 15

Loan Repayment: Morning Session

Explore student loan repayment, where to make your payments, what to do if you have financial troubles, repayment plan options, and loan forgiveness.

Loan Repayment: Afternoon Session

Explore student loan repayment, where to make your payments, what to do if you have financial troubles, repayment plan options, and loan forgiveness.

Robyn Ochs: Beyond Bisexuality 101

Robyn Ochs is an educator, speaker, grassroots activist, and editor of Bi Women Quarterly and two anthologies. Robyn’s work focuses on increasing awareness...

The Mask You Live In: Film Screening

The 2015 documentary film The Mask You Live In follows boys and young men as deal with negative messages around masculinity and gender expression. This film...

How the refugee “crisis” turned into a Neo-Nazi crisis

In fall of 2015, Angela Merkel’s decision to come to the aid of Syrian refugees in Germany not only changed the fate of millions of people, but also...

Social Engineering: A public talk by Cannupa Hanska Luger

Join artist Cannupa Hanska Luger for a discussion of social activism, land rights, Tribal sovereignty, and environmentalism—and how they shape his...

Movember: The Focus Group

Men!* Join us for free food and a special edition of our twice-monthly focus group on Thursday, 11/15 from 5:30 - 7:30pm in HEDCO 144. What does it mean to...

Public Lecture by Sylvester Ogbechie: "Restitution, Repatriation and Resolutions"

Sylvester Ogbechie Professor, Arts and Visual Cultures of Global Africa, History of Art and Architecture, UC Santa Barbara "Restitution, Repatriation and...

Building a Brand from Scratch: From Growing to Sustaining

From AMA: Building a brand is hard work! How do you do it? From conceptualizing, planning, and making your first sale to production, distribution, and...

Friday, November 16

QuickBooks for Small Business

Learn how to manage business finances and integrate a company’s bookkeeping and accounting with the industry standard software called QuickBooks. QuickBooks...

Movember Student Suicide Prevention Training

The Student Suicide Prevention Team and the University Counseling Center (UCC) offers this suicide prevention training to students. You will learn how to...

 Knight Campus Innovation Panel Luncheon Discussion

As part of UO Startup Week, the Phil and Penny Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact and the Office of the Vice President of Research and...

Farmer’s Battlefield: How post-conflict migrants adapt to UXO-contaminated land near the Cambodia Vietnam border

Why do post-conflict communities vary substantially in the speed and consistency with which they re-establish order and growth following war? The amount of...

Seed Ball Making Workshop with artist Cannupa Hanska Luger

Artist Cannupa Hanska Luger will lead a drop-in workshop at the UO Craft Center where participants can make native seed bombs for ecological restoration...

Propaganda, Fake News, Mis-Information, and Critical Thinking

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Oregon (OLLI-UO) in Central Oregon, a noncredit educational program designed for people 50 or...

Commercializing Research: DesignMedix

Dr. David Peyton, co-founder of DesignMedix, a spinout from Portland State University now conducting clinical trials of anti-malarial drugs, will speak on...

This is a Stereotype: A screening and panel discussion with artist Cannupa Hanska Luger and Talon Claybrook

Join us for a free screening of This Is A Stereotype, a short film by artist Cannupa Hanska Luger in collaboration with Dylan McLaughlin and Ginger Dunnill....

Saturday, November 17

Insight Seminars: Literature of the Great War

The horrors of WW I produced an outpouring of British poetry, memoirs and fiction, including Robert Graves’s Goodbye to All That, and Ford Madox Ford’s...

Artist Talk and Seed Ball Workshop with Cannupa Hanska Luger

At noon, join Cannupa Hanska Luger for an exploration of his multidisciplinary artwork and the processes behind it. From 1:00 to 5:00 p.m., Luger will lead a...

Monday, November 19

 Suicide Prevention Training and Resources

The Suicide Prevention Team and the University Counseling Center (UCC) offers this faculty and staff suicide prevention training. You will learn how to...

Tuesday, November 20

GEO Study Abroad Pre-Advising @ CMAE

Interested in Studying Abroad but not sure how to get started?Need help writing a competitive scholarship essay?Talk with an International Peer Assistant on...

Thanks But No Thanks-giving: Decolonizing an American Holiday

Millions of families gather together every year to celebrate Thanksgiving in the United States. Many Americans do not grow up thinking much of the history...

BE Story

Matika Wilbur (Swinomish and Tulalip) is one of the nation’s leading photographers, based in the Pacific Northwest. She earned her BFA from Brooks Institute...

November 14 - 20, 2018