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Thursday, October 17, 2019

Shake It Up: What you need to know about the looming Cascade earthquake, featuring a discussion by seismologists Dr. Lucy Jones (Caltech) and Prof. Doug Toomey (UO Earth Sciences), as well as Krista Dillon (UO Safety and Risk Services).
9:30 am
EMU Crater Lake rooms
Contact: Rebecca Flynn •
This a training specifically for UO students, faculty, and staff.
Participants will learn what the Cascade Subduction Zone quake might feel like, what kind of damage is expected, and how they can take steps to be more prepared on campus and at home. Includes a brief “drop, cover and hold” drill as part of the Great Oregon ShakeOut.

Sponsored by the Wayne Morse Center for Law and Politics, UO Safety and Risk Services, and the Department of Earth Sciences.

UO employees can sign up for the training on MyTrack; students do not need to register.
OLSPIF Envelope Stuffing
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Contact: Meghan Gross •
We will be preparing the letters to send to potential sponsors and donors.
Tips for Success, Well-Being and Resilience Building
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Lokey Education Building ED 276
Contact: Kata Bahnsen-Reinhardt •
This is the first of a series of resilience and well being sessions led by Graduate School Director of Diversity and Inclusion, Padma Akkaraju. RSVP here -
Oregon Law Commission Meeting and Reception
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Lewis Lounge
Contact: Debbie Thurman •
Open to all Oregon Law Faculty and Staff.

Oregon Law Commission Meeting: 3 - 4:15 p.m.
Reception: 4:30 - 6 p.m. Lewis Lounge


Friday, October 18, 2019

Oregon Law Commission Advisory Board Meeting
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Lewis Lounge
Contact: Debbie Thurman •
Meeting of the Oregon Law Commission Advisory Board
The Art of the Possible
12:00 pm
Wayne L. Morse U.S. Courthouse, Eugene, OR
Contact: Rebecca Ivanoff •
The Art of the Possible is a half-day program designed to encourage law students and new lawyers to think courageously and creatively about their career paths. This program is a collaboration between Oregon Law’s Career Center, the Women’s Law Forum, Lane County Women Lawyers, the Federal Bar Association, and the U.S. District Court. Additional event details TBA.

Saturday, October 19, 2019

Celebration of Life for the Honorable David Schuman
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Wayne Morse Commons
Contact: Jennifer Geller •
All are invited join the Schuman Family and Oregon Law Community at the Celebration of Life for the Honorable David Schuman on Saturday, October 19. Location: William W. Knight Law Center in the Wayne Morse Commons. Following the service, there will be a reception.

There will also be two overflow areas (rooms 175 and 110) with live streams of the service.

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

NLG Community Meeting
12:00 pm
Contact: Davis Hunt •
A community meeting for the NLG Student Group
PIELC Coordinator Meeting
12:00 pm
Room 142 - Knight Law Center
Contact: Gene McCarthy •
Recruiting meeting for 2020 PIELC Coordinators
"The Looming Cascadia Earthquake – What You Need to Know," featuring Dr. Lucy Jones (Caltech) and invited guest, Yumei Wang (Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries).
4:00 pm
UO Portland, White Stag Block, 70 NW Couch Street
Contact: Rebecca Flynn •
This event at UO Portland is part of the Wayne Morse Center for Law and Politics' yearlong inquiry into Environmental Disasters and Resilience.

Sponsored by the Wayne Morse Center; cosponsored by UO Portland.

Free and open to the public.

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Understanding ICWA
12:00 pm
Room 141 in Knight Law School
Contact: Shanley Chandler •
During this lunch event, students will get to learn more about ICWA (Indian Child Welfare Act) and listen to current attorney(s) who specialize and work in this field.