Featured Events

The Division of Equity and Inclusion hosts and partners with many others on campus to host events throughout the year.

 Heritage and History Months 
African American Workshop and Lecture Series  ♦  Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Awards
Implicit Bias Workshops  ♦  Showcase Oregon  ♦  ECC First Fridays 
 Event Funding Requests


 

Feb 20
Anne Margratten - Envelop7:00 a.m.

EMU Visual Arts Team is pleased to welcome Anne Margratten to the EMU Adell McMillan Gallery. Anne's unique exhibit will be on view starting February 15th in the...
February 15–March 16
Erb Memorial Union (EMU), Adell McMillan Gallery

EMU Visual Arts Team is pleased to welcome Anne Margratten to the EMU Adell McMillan Gallery. Anne's unique exhibit will be on view starting February 15th in the gallery.

Artist statement and bio:

"To envelop something completely requires a kind of accidental reciprocity. As we are bound or swaddled, we impress our form into the thing that engulfs us. Even the passive presence exerts some agency."

In her exhibition, Envelop, Anne Magratten presents three bodies of work comprised of painted folding screens, queer still life paintings, and farm to table drawings. Each group engages and rejects key norms of space, intimacy, and monetary transactions. Within her series Gathered Horizons painted screens divide the physical space of the room while presenting the visual spaces of landscape and abstraction. In her series of still life paintings How Queer, Dear, she toys with visual conundrums specific to modern sexuality, gender, reproduction, and queer identity. Employing humor and formalism she cloaks the taboo in the subtle. In You Pick, drawings are dispersed into the economy using the model of the Oregon farm & flower stand. Trust, empowerment through self-service, and the elimination of interposing parties mimic the core components of the Northwest grassroots economy. 

All works are intended to question and open the boundaries between art and the decorative. Anne is particularly interested in the concept of ownership and in the way materials, location, gender, and class shape the value of art objects.

Anne Magratten is a graduate of Mills College and received her MFA in Studio Art at The University of Oregon in 2015. She is an Instructor of Painting and Drawing at Linn Benton Community College. Additionally, she offers college drawing and painting courses within Oregon prisons. She is a member of the Eugene based artist collective Tropical Contemporary. Additional aspects of her art practice can be seen on her website http://www.annemagratten.com and the website of the collective https://www.tropicalcontemporary.space.

Feb 20
Ask Me Anything: Study Abroadnoon

Have questions about how UO students fit in study abroad? Thinking about a creative way to finance study abroad and want to learn how others did so? How about learning what...
January 9–March 13
Oregon Hall, 300W


Have questions about how UO students fit in study abroad?
Thinking about a creative way to finance study abroad and want to learn how others did so?
How about learning what our GEO study abroad alumni wish they’d done differently?


Answers to these questions and more from study abroad alumni! Stop in any time!

Feb 20
Study Abroad Drop-in Advising1:30 p.m.

Are you interested in studying abroad? Want to find out how to fit it in your acadmeic plan? Not sure how to get started? Come speak to a GEO Study Abroad expert on...
January 7–March 15
Oregon Hall, 300W


Are you interested in studying abroad?
Want to find out how to fit it in your acadmeic plan?
Not sure how to get started?


Come speak to a GEO Study Abroad expert on ways to get started in 300W Oregon Hall! If you know where you want to go or the program you are intersted in, call 541-346-3207 TODAY and set up a personalized 30-min appointment!

Contact geoinfo@uoregon.edu with any questions or search programs at geo.uoregon.edu!

Feb 20
CAER Movie Night5:00 p.m.

We are going to watch the Climate Refugees documentary and discuss it afterwards as well. Pizza will be provided including vegan and gluten free options.
February 20 5:00 p.m.–7:20 p.m.
Lillis Business Complex, 185

We are going to watch the Climate Refugees documentary and discuss it afterwards as well.
Pizza will be provided including vegan and gluten free options.

Feb 20
CAER Bi-Weekly Meeting6:00 p.m.

Come talk about environmental justice issues local and global. Get some practice organizing and help plan us plan our upcoming conference!
January 23–March 6
Erb Memorial Union (EMU), CAER Office in the Multicultural Center (MCC)

Come talk about environmental justice issues local and global. Get some practice organizing and help plan us plan our upcoming conference!

Feb 20
The Illusionists--The Globalization of Beauty7:00 p.m.

The Illusionists examines how global advertising firms, mass media conglomerates, and the beauty, fashion, and cosmetic surgery industries are changing the way people around the...
February 20 7:00 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
Lawrence Hall, 115

The Illusionists examines how global advertising firms, mass media conglomerates, and the beauty, fashion, and cosmetic surgery industries are changing the way people around the world define beauty and see themselves. Taking us from Harvard to the halls of the Louvre Museum, from a cosmetic surgeon's office in Beirut to the heart of Tokyo's Electric Town, the film explores how these industries saturate our lives with narrow, Westernized, consumer-driven images of beauty that show little to no respect for biological realities or cultural differences. Features prominent sociologists, politicians, magazine editors, scientists, artists, and activists in North America, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia.

Feb 21
LGBTea Time11:00 a.m.

Looking for a place to sip some tea, make some friends, and have fun? Come to LGBTea Time! From 11am-1pm, there will be an assortment of free Townshend's tea and crafting...
February 21 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU), 022

Looking for a place to sip some tea, make some friends, and have fun? Come to LGBTea Time!

From 11am-1pm, there will be an assortment of free Townshend's tea and crafting with assistance from the UO Craft Center! Stop by the LGBTQA3 Office (EMU 022) for a great opportunity to interact with fellow members of the queer community.

Feb 21
PE & REC Inclusive Rec Expo4:00 p.m.

Join us for our 3rd annual Inclusive Rec Expo- Celebrate the diversity of recreation! From 4:00-6:00 p.m. there will be a variety of FREE recreational activities for ALL people...
February 21 4:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Student Recreation Center (SRC), Uptown Courts, Studio 283, Climbing Wall

Join us for our 3rd annual Inclusive Rec Expo- Celebrate the diversity of recreation! From 4:00-6:00 p.m. there will be a variety of FREE recreational activities for ALL people representing diverse backgrounds! UO/Fac Staff members will also be granted free access to the SRC for this event.

See schedule of events below for more details! Just drop in and come PLAY with us!                                         

Inclusive Rec Expo Schedule of Events

4:00-6:00  Expo in Uptown Courts


Wheelchair Basketball
Special Olympics Unified Basketball- 5pm
Beep Soccer
Duck Nest
& MUCH more!


Studio 283


Blindfolded yoga  5-6pm, Studio 283


Climbing Wall


Adaptive Climbing 4-6pm, SRC Rockwall


Special thanks to our participating sponsors:

Hilyard Center Adaptive Rec, Special Olympics, Outdoor Programs, Duck Nest, SRC Climbing Wall & Fitness Team.

Accommodations are available if needed, please contact Amanda Deml ademl@uoregon.edu

Feb 21
GEO Peer Advising @ GSH5:00 p.m.

Come speak to an International Peer Assistant for ways to get started, tips on creative funding, and more!
January 24–March 7
Global Scholars Hall, Learning Commons (Mezzanine Level)

Come speak to an International Peer Assistant for ways to get started, tips on creative funding, and more!

Feb 22
Queer Ally Coalition Training 1:00 p.m.

The Queer Ally Coalition (QAC) is a volunteer training workshop open to students, faculty, and staff who are looking for opportunities to expand dialogue and understanding for...
February 22 1:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
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The Queer Ally Coalition (QAC) is a volunteer training workshop open to students, faculty, and staff who are looking for opportunities to expand dialogue and understanding for issues within the campus LGBTQIA+ community.

 

Location will be provided when you RSVP!

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