2019-20 Academic Year Series

Guy-Ureil E. Charles

Guy-Uriel  E. Charles
February 10th - Derrick Bell Lecture 2020

More details coming soon

Guy-Uriel E. Charles is the Edward and Ellen Schwarzman Professor of Law at Duke Law School and the Bennett Boskey Visiting Professor of Law at Harvard Law School. He is the co-director of the Duke Law Center on Law, Race, and Politics. He teaches and writes about constitutional law, election law, campaign finance, redistricting, politics, and race. In 2016, he received the Law School’s Distinguished Teaching Award.  He has published over 30 articles in journals including the Harvard Law Review, Constitutional Commentary, The Cornell Law Review, The Michigan Law Review, The Michigan Journal of Race and Law, The Georgetown Law Journal, The Journal of Politics, The California Law Review, The North Carolina Law Review, and others.  He is the co-author of two leading casebooks and two edited volumes.  He has been a visiting professor at Harvard, Berkeley, Georgetown, Virginia, and Columbia law schools. 


Zena Howard Lecture Poster

Zena Howard collage 11_19 lecture and with architecture students

"Cultural Expression in the Built Environment"
Zena Howard 
Partner & Managing Director, Perkins & Wills
November 6th, 2019 12-1pm

National African American museum architect sets campus visit

Zena Howard is an internationally known and award-winning architect whose projects include the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture. She is a partner & Managing Director at Perkins & Wills. She is known for her success leading visionary, complex and culturally significant projects. In her UO talk she will share how she has used the power of design to engage disenfranchised communities, unite disparate parties and infuse cultural meaning into projects from national icons to urban landscapes.