ISO Welcome

UO International Student Orientation

September 12-18
ISO is a fun and comprehensive orientation program where students will meet their International Student Advisors, complete immigration and health insurance requirements, and register for classes.







Cross Cultural Events on Campus

National Identity during the Military Dictatorship in Brazil: documentaries and travels

November 17, 2014

Where: University of Oregon, Allen Hall 221

The City in South Asia and Its Transnational Connection

November 13, 2014 to November 14, 2014

Where: Knight Library Browsing Room

Asian Studies Conference on “The City in South Asia and Its Transnational Connections”
presented by the Center for Asian and Pacific Studies (CAPS) and the Asian Studies Program
November 13-14, 2014
Knight Library Browsing Room, University of Oregon

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Brave Miss World

November 12, 2014

Where: University of Oregon, Lillis 182

Please join us for a special screening of Brave Miss World. This film follows the life of Miss Israel, Linor Abargil, from her abduction in Milan, to her crowning as Miss Israel and through her crusade to fight for justice and break the silence.

The Abayudaya Jews of Uganda

November 12, 2014

Where: University of Oregon, 110 Willamette Hall

Judaic Studies welcomes Shoshanna Nambi for a multimedia presentation and discussion. Shoshanna is an active Jewish learner and leader in her congregation and an activist in women's and community health issues.

Forgiveness: the Triumph of the Human Spirit

November 8, 2014

Where: University of Oregon, 150 Columbia Hall

Northwest PeaceJam presents Forgiveness: the Triumph of the Human Spirit. Eva Kor will discuss her journey from Auschwitz to forgiveness.

Students attend for free. Admission is $5 for the public.

Engaging with Vietnam Conference comes to UO

November 6, 2014 to November 7, 2014


The University of Oregon (UO) will host the 6th "Engaging with Vietnam - An Interdisciplinary Dialogue" Conference, Nov. 6-7. The two-day international conference promotes the study of Vietnam and dialogue between diverse communities of Vietnam scholars.

This annual event has been held for five times since 2009 in Vietnam, Australia, and the U.S., co-sponsored by Monash University, Vietnam National University, and University of Hawaii. The Sixth Conference will be held for the first time at the UO.

Globalization, Gender and Development Conference

October 23, 2014 to October 24, 2014

Where: Multiple Locations

Join experts in a multidisciplinary discussion of the issues and challenges facing women in a globalized world at the 2014 Globalization, Gender and Development Conference at the University of Oregon.

Havana hip hop

October 23, 2014

Where: EMU Oak Room

Boren Awards Information Meeting

October 17, 2014

Where: 201 Villard Hall

Boren Awards provide a unique funding opportunity for U.S. students to study world regions critical to U.S. interests (including Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East). The countries of Western Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand are excluded.

Comparative Historical Ecology in NE Asia

October 10, 2014

Where: Many Nations Long House