Fiesta Cultural is Lane County’s largest annual celebration of Latinx arts and culture, featuring over thirty events happening throughout Lane County September through December. An initiative led by Lane Arts Council, Fiesta Cultural creates opportunities for inclusion through the arts, and engages the community in welcoming multicultural programs and events that highlight the rich diversity of Latinx arts, culture and heritage in Lane County.
Sexual Assault Support Services (SASS) is now offering a support group for self-identified members of the LGBTQIA+ community ages 18 and over who have experienced any form of sexual violence in the past or present. The group is held every 3rd Wednesday of the month at our main office. Drop-in basis, no registration required, all SASS services are free and confidential.
Do you ever notice how powerful our breaths are? Have you thought about the fact that our breaths are connected to the body and the mind? Come experience the body-mind-breath connection - the happiness hour style.
**Note: This event is for UO students returning from a recent study abroad experience**
Now that you’ve had this transformative international experience, come join the GEO Study Abroad office to unpack your experience. Network and participate with other globally minded students who have recently returned from a similar voyage.
At this workshop, we will:
Reflect on your experience while abroad through interactive activities
Discuss techniques to re-adjust back on campus and confront cultural readjustment
Discover ways to stay globally engaged
Become a member of our LinkedIn GEO Alumni Network
Network with other Study Abroad Alumni on campus!
First 50 to attend will receive a FREE T-Shirt!
UO Students are invited to connect with student organizations at the Winter Activities Fair. over 100 organizations will be represented.
Free to attend, snacks provided.
This event is part of the Winter Warm Up event.
Find out more program details with the faculty leader, Peter Laufer!
The interview is intimate, immediate, and can be an entrée to the soul. It’s a critical tool for journalists and is integral to most story development. These courses are designed to improve and professionalize students’ journalistic skills, from the art of posing questions to the critical task of listening actively and creatively to answers. The program will be based at the GEO Center in Oviedo, Spain. The city has an urban design which promotes equity and inclusion in historic sites, public squares, car-free livable streets and a culture public gathering places, sidewalk cafes, markets and bars.
June 30 - July 27, 2019
Priority - February 15 (receive $100 off your program)
Final - March 15
Find out more and apply TODAY:
Featuring Mae Ngai, 2018-19 Wayne Morse Chair. Ngai is a professor of Asian American Studies and history at Columbia University.
Her research focuses on immigration, citizenship, and nationalism. Ngai is the author of Impossible Subjects: Illegal Aliens and the Making of Modern America (2004), which won six major book awards; and The Lucky Ones: One Family and the Extraordinary Invention of Chinese America (2010). Ngai has written on immigration history and policy for The Washington Post, New York Times, Los Angeles Times, The Nation, and the Boston Review. Before becoming a historian, she was a labor-union organizer and educator in New York City, working for District 65-UAW and the Consortium for Worker Education. Her upcoming book is Yellow and Gold: The Chinese Mining Diaspora, 1848-1908, a study of Chinese gold miners and racial politics in nineteenth-century California, the Australian colony of Victoria, and the South African Transvaal.
Registration is now open for Relax and Renew, a six-week introduction to meditation class that is open to University of Oregon students, faculty, and staff.
This winter’s class will take place on Wednesdays, Weeks 3 to 8 (1/23 to 2/27) class will be held from 5:00-6:00 p.m. in the Duck Nest (on the ground floor of the EMU, room 041).
The instructor for the course is Jude Kehoe, LPN, who is also a Healing Touch Certified Practitioner. She has taught meditation and practiced energy healing at University Health Center since 1998.
Students: $15 for all six weeks
Faculty/staff: $25 for all six weeks
Advance sign-up is required and space is limited; visit health.uoregon.edu/relax to reserve a spot