Events

Events

Dec 14
Fiesta Cultural12:00 a.m.

Fiesta Cultural is Lane County’s largest annual celebration of Latinx arts and culture, featuring over thirty events happening throughout Lane County September through...
September 15–December 14

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.

Dec 19
LGBTQIA+ Survivor Support Group @ SASS6:00 p.m.

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...
April 18–December 19
Sexual Assault Support Services (SASS)

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.

Jan 7
Happiness Hour4:00 p.m.

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...
January 7–March 18
Friendly Hall, 225

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.

Jan 9
OM1:00 p.m.

Take a moment to connect with yourself during this communal meditation circle | Hosted by Arian Mobasser of Oregon Mindfulness (OM)
January 9–March 13
Erb Memorial Union (EMU), Duck Nest, Room 041

Take a moment to connect with yourself during this communal meditation circle | Hosted by Arian Mobasser of Oregon Mindfulness (OM)

Jan 11
Relaxation Yoga 10:00 a.m.

This free 45 minute class is designed to enhance muscular strength, flexibility, and balance while centering the mind and reducing stress. We have the mats, all you need is...
January 11–March 15
Erb Memorial Union (EMU), Duck Nest, Room 041

This free 45 minute class is designed to enhance muscular strength, flexibility, and balance while centering the mind and reducing stress. We have the mats, all you need is yourself!

Jan 15
Unpacking your study abroad experience4:30 p.m.

**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...
January 15 4:30 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
McKenzie Hall, 122

**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!

Jan 16
Winter Activities Fair11:00 a.m.

UO Students are invited to connect with student organizations at the Winter Activities Fair.  over 100 organizations will be represented. Free to attend, snacks...
January 16 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU), Ballroom

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. 

Jan 16
Cross Border Interviewing and Story Development in Spain: Info Session4:00 p.m.

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...
January 16 4:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Allen Hall, 230

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. 

Program Dates:

June 30 - July 27, 2019

Aplication Deadlines:

Priority - February 15 (receive $100 off your program)

Final - March 15

Find out more and apply TODAY:

https://geo.uoregon.edu/programs/spain/cross-border-interviewing-and-story-development-in-spain

Jan 16
Nation of Immigrants: A Short History of An Idea6:30 p.m.

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,...
January 16 6:30 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
William W. Knight Law Center, Room 175

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.

Jan 23
Introduction to Meditation: Relax and Renew5:00 p.m.

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...
January 23–February 27
Erb Memorial Union (EMU), Duck Nest, Room 041

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.

Participation fee:


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