Events

Dec 9
Suicide Prevention Training and Resources9:00 a.m.

The Suicide Prevention Team and the University Counseling Center (UCC) offers this workshop for faculty, staff, and GEs. Partcipant learning objectives are to: Increase...
December 9–12
Straub Hall, 251

The Suicide Prevention Team and the University Counseling Center (UCC) offers this workshop for faculty, staff, and GEs. Partcipant learning objectives are to:


Increase skills in identifying and responding to students who may have thoughts of suicide.
Increase comfort to engage with a student in a conversation about your concern and ways to seek help.
Refresh knowledge of campus and community resources and how to make an appropriate referral.


If a department would like to schedule a suicide prevention workshop, please submit a request form here. 

The Student Suicide Prevention Team also offers a peer-to-peer workshop for students. Request a student workshop here. 

If you are thinking about suicide, call the UCC After-Hours Support and Crisis Line at 541-346-3227 or the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK (8255) now. Or text 'OREGON' to 741-741.

Jan 16
Info Panel: Bonneville Power Administration 12-month Paid Internshipsnoon

Attorneys from Bonneville Power Administration, a federal agency located in Portland, will share with students the wide variety of work they do (everything from environmental to...
January 16 noon–1:00 p.m.
William W. Knight Law Center, 141

Attorneys from Bonneville Power Administration, a federal agency located in Portland, will share with students the wide variety of work they do (everything from environmental to business and back again!) and how UO Law 2Ls can apply to intern with their office during their 2L summer and 3L academic year in Portland.
 

This internship program is (1) paid, (2) open only to students from UO Law and Lewis & Clark, and (3) a rare opportunity to add federal agency work to your resume.  Attend this session and apply! 

Jan 24
Disasters, Resilience, and the Next Generationnoon

A Lecture on Lifeline Infrastructure and Community Resilience as part of the Le Val Lund Award. Featuring Yumei Wang P.E., Resilience Engineer at Oregon Department of Geology...
January 24 noon–2:30 p.m.
William W. Knight Law Center, 175

A Lecture on Lifeline Infrastructure and Community Resilience as part of the Le Val Lund Award.

Featuring Yumei Wang P.E., Resilience Engineer at Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries; and Mike Harryman, State Resilience Officer for Oregon.

Sponsored by the Wayne Morse Center for Law and Politics; cosponsored by Cascadia Region Earthquake Workgroup and UO Safety and Risk Services. Part of the Wayne Morse Center's 2019-21 theme, Science, Policy, and the Public. 

 

Feb 5
Women Voters: Race, Gender, and Dynamism in U.S. Presidential Elections6:30 p.m.

Featuring Jane Junn, University of Southern California. Jane Junn is the USC Associates Chair in Social Sciences and Professor in the Department of Political Science and...
February 5 6:30 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
William W. Knight Law Center, 175

Featuring Jane Junn, University of Southern California.

Jane Junn is the USC Associates Chair in Social Sciences and Professor in
the Department of Political Science and the Department of Gender and
Sexuality Studies at the University of Southern California. She is an expert
on voting, political participation, public opinion, Asian American politics,
gender and politics, racial and ethnic identity, and the politics of
immigration in the United States. She is the author of five books, including
The Politics of Belonging: Race, Immigration, and Public Opinion (winner
of the Ralph Bunche best book award from the American Political Science
Association) and Education and Democratic Citizenship in America (winner of
the Woodrow Wilson Foundation best book award from the APSA). Her scholarly research on the intersection of gender, race, and voting has been widely cited by journalists and political commentators in the aftermath of the 2016 U.S. Presidential election. Her latest book in progress
is Women Voters: Race, Gender, and Dynamism in U.S. Presidential
Elections.

Junn has served as president of the Western Political Science Association,
vice president of the American Political Science Association, as well as
president of the Race, Ethnicity and Politics organized section of the APSA.
She was a Fulbright Senior Scholar, and the recipient of an Outstanding
Teacher Award from Columbia University Teachers College. 

Sponsored by the Wayne Morse Center as part of its Democratic Governance Speaker Series.

Feb 20
Internship and Career Fair noon

Whether you’re looking for a start to your career or you want summer work experience, the Internship and Career Fair is the place to be. Employers want potential candidates...
February 20 noon–4:00 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU), EMU Ballroom

Whether you’re looking for a start to your career or you want summer work experience, the Internship and Career Fair is the place to be. Employers want potential candidates to have work experience and the Internship and Career Fair will be packed with short and long term work possibilities. Bring your resume and join us from 12pm to 4:00pm in the Ballroom on February 20th. 

Mar 5
Elizabeth Rush Lecture7:30 p.m.

Elizabeth Rush is the author of Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore and Still Lifes from a Vanishing City: Essays and Photographs from Yangon,...
March 5 7:30 p.m.
First United Methodist Church

Elizabeth Rush is the author of Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore and Still Lifes from a Vanishing City: Essays and Photographs from Yangon, Myanmar. Her writing has appeared or is forthcoming in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Gaurdian, Harper’s, The Atlantic, Pacific Standard and the New Republic, among others. She is the recipient of fellowships and grants including the Howard Foundation Fellowship, awarded by Brown University; the Society for Environmental Journalism Grant; the Metcalf Institute Climate Change Adaptation Fellowship; and the Science in Society Award from the National Association of Science Writers. She received her MFA in nonfiction from Southern New Hampshire University, and teaches creative nonfiction at Brown University. 

Apr 16
Spring Career Fairnoon

This is the last chance of the year to connect with over 80 companies and organizations who will be here in search of talented UO students and alumni!  Polish up your resume...
April 16 noon–4:00 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU), EMU Ballroom

This is the last chance of the year to connect with over 80 companies and organizations who will be here in search of talented UO students and alumni!  Polish up your resume and join us in the EMU Ballroom on Thursday, April 16th between noon and 4:00pm!
 

Jun 13
Conflict Resolution4:00 p.m.

June 13 4:00 p.m.
William W. Knight Law Center

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