Events

Global Engagement Events

January 2021

Jan 22
Let's (Tele) Talk 10:00 a.m.

Dr. Jingqing Liu will be available on Fridays from 10:00-12:00 p.m. Dr. Liu is the International Student Specialist and a Senior Staff Psychologist at...
Let's (Tele) Talk
2021-01-08 // Need to make this show end recurring date.

Dr. Jingqing Liu will be available on Fridays from 10:00-12:00 p.m. Dr. Liu is the International Student Specialist and a Senior Staff Psychologist at University Counseling Services.  Click here for Waiting Room

Let’s Talk is a service that provides easy access to free, informal, and confidential one-on-one consultation with a University Counseling Services staff member.

  What makes Let’s (Tele)Talk different from counseling services at UCS?

No appointment necessary (first-come, first served) No paperwork to be completed Easy access support and consultation

  Let’s (Tele)Talk is especially helpful for students who:

Have a specific concern and would like to consult with someone about it Would like on-the-spot consultation rather than ongoing counseling Would like to consult with a UCS staff member about what actual therapy looks like Would like to meet with one of our UCS identity-based specialists Have a concern about a friend or family member and would like some ideas about what to do

  How does Let’s (Tele)Talk work?

While typically offered in various campus locations, Let’s (Tele)Talk will now be offered via Zoom. Click on the relevant link below to access a Zoom meeting with a Let’s (Tele)Talk counselor. There may be a wait in the Zoom waiting room if the counselor is meeting with another student. Please wait and we will be with you as soon as we can. Let’s Talk appointments are brief (usually between 15-30 minutes) and is meant to be used on an as-needed basis.

Jan 22
Sustainability Open House - Winter 2021 10:00 a.m.

Hear micro-presentations from various UO staff, student groups, and faculty members, talking about what they are doing to make our university more sustainable. The winter 2021...
Sustainability Open House - Winter 2021
2021-01-22 // Need to make this show end recurring date.

Hear micro-presentations from various UO staff, student groups, and faculty members, talking about what they are doing to make our university more sustainable. The winter 2021 subjects and speakers are:

Sustainable Business Minor, Michael Russo, Lundquist Professor of Sustainable Management, and Ryan Cabinte, program manager for Center for Sustainable Business Practices Sustainability Data Dashboard, Steve Mital and Cimmeron Gillespie, Office of Sustainability Current Research, Emily Eliza Scott, Assistant Professor of Art History and Environmental Studies Global Leadership Challenge, Grace Honeywell, Global Engagement Program Coordinator Envision magazine, Ceili Cornelius

Each presentation will be about five minutes long and include a short time for questions from the audience. After the presentations, attendees will have the chance to chat with the speakers in breakout rooms.

RSVP here. The organizer will follow-up with a Zoom link and a calendar invitation (if requested).

Jan 28
Seminar Series: Local Perspectives on Global Issues 10:30 a.m.

Join in-person or remotely for informal conversations with UO faculty, graduate students, and experts from around the world to discuss key issues facing our global and local...
Seminar Series: Local Perspectives on Global Issues
2021-01-14 // Need to make this show end recurring date.
Straub Hall Room 245

Join in-person or remotely for informal conversations with UO faculty, graduate students, and experts from around the world to discuss key issues facing our global and local communities. From the effects of climate change on food insecurity, migration, and international trade to the relationship between press freedom, social media, and war, you will have direct access to thought leaders across campus and around the world. These talks are perfect for those looking to connect with other students across majors and years, as well as gain an introduction to global issues from local perspectives.

To attend, complete this quick registration form: https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form/21b3052879f24876a951a9598f943e46

Jan 28
Aix-en-Provence Info Session 4:30 p.m.

Study abroad and earn UO credit in Aix-en-Provence, France. Attend this virtual info session to learn more. Applications for the "Museums as Living Archives of Public Policy...
Aix-en-Provence Info Session
2021-01-28 // Need to make this show end recurring date.

Study abroad and earn UO credit in Aix-en-Provence, France. Attend this virtual info session to learn more. Applications for the "Museums as Living Archives of Public Policy in Aix-en-Provence and Paris" are now open. 

This program begins June 12, 2021 and runs until June 20, 2021. 

For more information about study abroad, read the FAQs or contact an advisor

Jan 29
Get Ready for Your (Global) Career: Nonprofits in SE Asia 10:00 a.m.

Speaker: Dyana Mason, PPPM Associate Professor Nonprofits deliver crucial services to individuals around the world – including clean water, education and health care....
Get Ready for Your (Global) Career: Nonprofits in SE Asia
2021-01-29 // Need to make this show end recurring date.

Speaker: Dyana Mason, PPPM Associate Professor

Nonprofits deliver crucial services to individuals around the world – including clean water, education and health care. They also work to preserve historical sights and conserve natural resources and the environment. You'll hear from Professor Dyana Mason about the role of nonprofits in Southeast Asia, and what students might want to consider if they are interested in working in that region, or around the world.

Join the Global Career series remotely and learn how to make your career path become a reality. This free, non-credit program is your clear pathway from UO education to your future job. Register to get the Zoom link: https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form/741f3b5d4ee641b0a941384eb1f15b54 or contact Yifang Zhang (yzhang1@uoregon.edu) with questions.

Jan 29
Let's (Tele) Talk 10:00 a.m.

Dr. Jingqing Liu will be available on Fridays from 10:00-12:00 p.m. Dr. Liu is the International Student Specialist and a Senior Staff Psychologist at...
Let's (Tele) Talk
2021-01-08 // Need to make this show end recurring date.

Dr. Jingqing Liu will be available on Fridays from 10:00-12:00 p.m. Dr. Liu is the International Student Specialist and a Senior Staff Psychologist at University Counseling Services.  Click here for Waiting Room

Let’s Talk is a service that provides easy access to free, informal, and confidential one-on-one consultation with a University Counseling Services staff member.

  What makes Let’s (Tele)Talk different from counseling services at UCS?

No appointment necessary (first-come, first served) No paperwork to be completed Easy access support and consultation

  Let’s (Tele)Talk is especially helpful for students who:

Have a specific concern and would like to consult with someone about it Would like on-the-spot consultation rather than ongoing counseling Would like to consult with a UCS staff member about what actual therapy looks like Would like to meet with one of our UCS identity-based specialists Have a concern about a friend or family member and would like some ideas about what to do

  How does Let’s (Tele)Talk work?

While typically offered in various campus locations, Let’s (Tele)Talk will now be offered via Zoom. Click on the relevant link below to access a Zoom meeting with a Let’s (Tele)Talk counselor. There may be a wait in the Zoom waiting room if the counselor is meeting with another student. Please wait and we will be with you as soon as we can. Let’s Talk appointments are brief (usually between 15-30 minutes) and is meant to be used on an as-needed basis.

February 2021

Feb 4
Seminar Series: Local Perspectives on Global Issues 10:30 a.m.

Join in-person or remotely for informal conversations with UO faculty, graduate students, and experts from around the world to discuss key issues facing our global and local...
Seminar Series: Local Perspectives on Global Issues
2021-01-14 // Need to make this show end recurring date.
Straub Hall Room 245

Join in-person or remotely for informal conversations with UO faculty, graduate students, and experts from around the world to discuss key issues facing our global and local communities. From the effects of climate change on food insecurity, migration, and international trade to the relationship between press freedom, social media, and war, you will have direct access to thought leaders across campus and around the world. These talks are perfect for those looking to connect with other students across majors and years, as well as gain an introduction to global issues from local perspectives.

To attend, complete this quick registration form: https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form/21b3052879f24876a951a9598f943e46

Feb 5
Let's (Tele) Talk 10:00 a.m.

Dr. Jingqing Liu will be available on Fridays from 10:00-12:00 p.m. Dr. Liu is the International Student Specialist and a Senior Staff Psychologist at...
Let's (Tele) Talk
2021-01-08 // Need to make this show end recurring date.

Dr. Jingqing Liu will be available on Fridays from 10:00-12:00 p.m. Dr. Liu is the International Student Specialist and a Senior Staff Psychologist at University Counseling Services.  Click here for Waiting Room

Let’s Talk is a service that provides easy access to free, informal, and confidential one-on-one consultation with a University Counseling Services staff member.

  What makes Let’s (Tele)Talk different from counseling services at UCS?

No appointment necessary (first-come, first served) No paperwork to be completed Easy access support and consultation

  Let’s (Tele)Talk is especially helpful for students who:

Have a specific concern and would like to consult with someone about it Would like on-the-spot consultation rather than ongoing counseling Would like to consult with a UCS staff member about what actual therapy looks like Would like to meet with one of our UCS identity-based specialists Have a concern about a friend or family member and would like some ideas about what to do

  How does Let’s (Tele)Talk work?

While typically offered in various campus locations, Let’s (Tele)Talk will now be offered via Zoom. Click on the relevant link below to access a Zoom meeting with a Let’s (Tele)Talk counselor. There may be a wait in the Zoom waiting room if the counselor is meeting with another student. Please wait and we will be with you as soon as we can. Let’s Talk appointments are brief (usually between 15-30 minutes) and is meant to be used on an as-needed basis.

Feb 11
Seminar Series: Local Perspectives on Global Issues 10:30 a.m.

Join in-person or remotely for informal conversations with UO faculty, graduate students, and experts from around the world to discuss key issues facing our global and local...
Seminar Series: Local Perspectives on Global Issues
2021-01-14 // Need to make this show end recurring date.
Straub Hall Room 245

Join in-person or remotely for informal conversations with UO faculty, graduate students, and experts from around the world to discuss key issues facing our global and local communities. From the effects of climate change on food insecurity, migration, and international trade to the relationship between press freedom, social media, and war, you will have direct access to thought leaders across campus and around the world. These talks are perfect for those looking to connect with other students across majors and years, as well as gain an introduction to global issues from local perspectives.

To attend, complete this quick registration form: https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form/21b3052879f24876a951a9598f943e46

Feb 12
Get Ready for Your (Global) Career: Career Readiness: A Personal and Professional Journey 10:00 a.m.

Speaker: Kelly Holland, Director of Institutional Relations, Global Experiences Free CliftonStrengths Assessment and consultation will be provided to registered participants....
Get Ready for Your (Global) Career: Career Readiness: A Personal and Professional Journey
2021-02-12 // Need to make this show end recurring date.

Speaker: Kelly Holland, Director of Institutional Relations, Global Experiences

Free CliftonStrengths Assessment and consultation will be provided to registered participants. Join us to discover your strengths, talents and leadership styles. We will send you the code to complete the 30-minute online CliftonStrengths before the consultation.

Join the Global Career series remotely and learn how to make your career path become a reality. This free, non-credit program is your clear pathway from UO education to your future job. Register to get the Zoom link: https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form/741f3b5d4ee641b0a941384eb1f15b54 or contact Yifang Zhang (yzhang1@uoregon.edu) with questions.

Cross Cultural Events on Campus

Where: Global Scholars Hall, room 123

The University of Oregon Huafeng Magazine will host the 2016 Huafeng Graduation Banquet.

Join Huafeng Magazine for food and refreshments.

A video of graduation wishes from professors or other staff on campus will be shown to celebrate the graduates. There will also be guests speakers, such as alumni who work in US now and some parents.

Doors open at 6:30 pm and the event starts at 7:00 pm.

Where: Knight Library Lawn

Students of the Indian Subcontinent present Holi. The 6th Annual Holi Festival of Colors returns to the University of Oregon campus to celebrate the beautiful weather and coming summer. 

Where: Eugene Public Library, 100 W. 10th Ave.

Mexican-American writer Reyna Grande, who won an American Book Award for her first novel and was named a finalist for a National Books Critic Circle Award for her memoir, will headline the upcoming CSWS Northwest Women Writers Symposium.

Where: Lawrence Hall 115

Marlen Sánchez and Nils McCune, both of the Nicaraguan Via Campesina organization Asociación de Trabajadores del Campo, will highlight the work of Via Campesina at a May 2 appearance at the UO.

Sánchez and McCune will discuss efforts to construct the Instituto Agroecológico Latinoamericano Mesoamérica, or the Latin American Institute of Agroecology of Mesoamerica, in Santo Tomás, Nicaragua. The talk, which is free and open to the public, will be held at 7 p.m. in Room 115, Lawrence Hall.

Where: Straub Hall 145

On April 27, 6-8 pm in Straub Hall 145, UO Sociology Professor Michael Dreiling will screen his revelatory documentary, A Bold Peace, on the impact of Costa Rica's radical choice of national disarmament.

Hors d'oeuvres and refreshments.

Comments and a Q&A will follow the film.

http://aboldpeace.com/

Where: South Eugene High School

The Division of Equity and Inclusion is co-sponsoring a county-wide town hall event coming up in April.  The Women’s Foundation will visit with communities across Oregon and will take everything they learn from their town halls to include it in a major report on the status of women and girls in Oregon.  They would like to hear from as many women as possible from all different backgrounds to find out the issues that matter most to us here.

Where: Browsing Room, Knight Library

Josh Gordan Swogger, Freelance archaeologocial illustrator
This lecture series is presented by the Center for Asian Pacific Studies and is cosponsored by the Department of Anthropology and the comics and cartoon studies minor program. For more information, call 541-346-5068.

Where: Gerlinger Lounge

Join language experts, current students, and alumni on discussing the many positive, tangible career benefits of language learning. This event is organized by the UO Language Council, in collaboration with the UO Alumni Association. Keynote speaker will be incoming UOF Board President Jim Shephard ‘80, and Romance Languages alumnus.

Where: Knight Library Browsing Room