Events

Global Engagement Events

Jul 22
Coming to Oregon Graduate Student Group 10:00 a.m.

New, incoming, international graduate students! Join us for the first "Coming to Oregon Graduate Student Group" meeting for an hour to meet via Zoom other students like...
Coming to Oregon Graduate Student Group
July 22
10:00–11:00 a.m.
This is a virtual event.

New, incoming, international graduate students! Join us for the first "Coming to Oregon Graduate Student Group" meeting for an hour to meet via Zoom other students like you and UO staff. It will be an informal time to simply get to know each other and ask questions and learn from each other in preparation for your Oregon adventure. Register here. You may join us also for the other session at 9:00 pm PST. Register here for the other session.

Jul 22
Coming to Oregon Graduate Student Group - evening session 9:00 p.m.

New, incoming, international graduate students! Join us for the evening session of "Coming to Oregon Graduate Student Group" meeting for an hour to meet via Zoom other...
Coming to Oregon Graduate Student Group - evening session
July 22
9:00–10:00 p.m.
This is a virtual event.

New, incoming, international graduate students! Join us for the evening session of "Coming to Oregon Graduate Student Group" meeting for an hour to meet via Zoom other students like you and UO staff. It will be an informal time to simply get to know each other and ask questions and learn from each other in preparation for your Oregon adventure. Register here. You may join us also for the earlier session at 10:00 am PST. Register here for the earlier session.

Aug 19
Coming to Oregon Graduate Student Group 10:00 a.m.

New, incoming, international graduate students! Your arrival date is approaching fast! Join us for another "Coming to Oregon Graduate Student Group" session for an hour...
Coming to Oregon Graduate Student Group
August 19
10:00–11:00 a.m.
This is a virtual event.

New, incoming, international graduate students! Your arrival date is approaching fast! Join us for another "Coming to Oregon Graduate Student Group" session for an hour to have an informal time via Zoom with other students like you and UO staff. Ask questions and learn from each other! Register here. You may join us also for the later session at 9:00 pm PST. Register here for the later session.

Aug 19
Coming to Oregon Graduate Student Group - evening session 9:00 p.m.

New, incoming, international graduate students! Your arrival date is approaching fast! Join us for another "Coming to Oregon Graduate Student Group" session for an hour...
Coming to Oregon Graduate Student Group - evening session
August 19
9:00–10:00 p.m.
This is a virtual event.

New, incoming, international graduate students! Your arrival date is approaching fast! Join us for another "Coming to Oregon Graduate Student Group" session for an hour to have an informal time via Zoom with other students like you and UO staff. Ask questions and learn from each other! Register here. You may join us also for the earlier session at 10:00 am PST. Register here for the earlier session.

Sep 25
Graduate Employee Day of Teaching 9:00 a.m.

The GE Day of Teaching provides is an opportunity for new GEs to learn foundational teaching skills and topics as well as what quality teaching means at UO (it's professional,...
Graduate Employee Day of Teaching
September 25
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
100 Willamette Hall

The GE Day of Teaching provides is an opportunity for new GEs to learn foundational teaching skills and topics as well as what quality teaching means at UO (it's professional, inclusive, engaged, and research-informed!). It's also an opportunity to meet other GEs and build community, and to learn about resources that support the vibrant teaching community here.

Free. Registration at https://oregon.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6gH3SBdROWB1e8S

Full schedule and more details at https://teaching.uoregon.edu/ge-day-teaching

Oct 16
The BIG 10+ Academia Career Fair 8:00 a.m.

If you are considering a faculty, researcher, lecturer, postdoc, or similar academic position, then consider attending the virtual BIG10+ Academia Career Fair! All BIG10...
The BIG 10+ Academia Career Fair
October 16
8:00–11:00 a.m.
This is a virtual event.

If you are considering a faculty, researcher, lecturer, postdoc, or similar academic position, then consider attending the virtual BIG10+ Academia Career Fair!

All BIG10 Masters/PhD/Postdocs are welcome to come explore future career opportunities (group sessions are great for this), as well as those currently searching for a full-time career now (individual sessions are great for you). The career fair is FREE. Details and registration coming soon.

Oct 17
Understanding Conflict to Enact Change: Climate Clashes, Climate Governance, Climate Justice 9:00 a.m.

The conference will dig into how climate change transforms cultural, social, political, and economic boundaries, highlighting the interconnectedness of human societies....
Understanding Conflict to Enact Change: Climate Clashes, Climate Governance, Climate Justice
October 17–19
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
TBD

The conference will dig into how climate change transforms cultural, social, political, and economic boundaries, highlighting the interconnectedness of human societies. International experts will explore the need for comprehensive cooperation and conflict management at various levels to address climate change's sources and impacts.

Oct 18
Understanding Conflict to Enact Change: Climate Clashes, Climate Governance, Climate Justice 9:00 a.m.

The conference will dig into how climate change transforms cultural, social, political, and economic boundaries, highlighting the interconnectedness of human societies....
Understanding Conflict to Enact Change: Climate Clashes, Climate Governance, Climate Justice
October 17–19
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
TBD

The conference will dig into how climate change transforms cultural, social, political, and economic boundaries, highlighting the interconnectedness of human societies. International experts will explore the need for comprehensive cooperation and conflict management at various levels to address climate change's sources and impacts.

Oct 19
Understanding Conflict to Enact Change: Climate Clashes, Climate Governance, Climate Justice 9:00 a.m.

The conference will dig into how climate change transforms cultural, social, political, and economic boundaries, highlighting the interconnectedness of human societies....
Understanding Conflict to Enact Change: Climate Clashes, Climate Governance, Climate Justice
October 17–19
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
TBD

The conference will dig into how climate change transforms cultural, social, political, and economic boundaries, highlighting the interconnectedness of human societies. International experts will explore the need for comprehensive cooperation and conflict management at various levels to address climate change's sources and impacts.

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: 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

Where: John E. Jaqua Auditorium

Learn the similarities and differences between Islam and Christianity. Our guest speaker, Yusha Evans a renowned Islamic scholar and was also raised in Greenville, S.C. with a very strict Methodist upbringing. He would like to discuss topics like the role of Jesuses in Islam and many more. He will also well comes question.