Events

Jan 22
African Studies Lecture Series - Daily Traffic with the Frenchmen: Merchant Colonialism and West African Sovereignty in the Sixteenth-Centurynoon

This lecture, “Daily Traffic with the Frenchmen: Merchant Colonialism and West African Sovereignty in the Sixteenth-Century,” is part of the African Studies Lecture Series....
January 22 noon–1:15 p.m.
Knight Library, Browsing Room

This lecture, “Daily Traffic with the Frenchmen: Merchant Colonialism and West African Sovereignty in the Sixteenth-Century,” is part of the African Studies Lecture Series. The lecture will be given by Sarah Zimmerman, who is part of the History department at Western Washington University.

Jan 24
George Packer, author of The Unwinding7:30 p.m.

George Packer, author of The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America. In his book, Packer posits that American democracy is beset by a sense of crisis. Seismic shifts...
January 24 7:30 p.m.–9:30 p.m.
Lillis Business Complex, Room 182

George Packer, author of The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America. In his book, Packer posits that American democracy is beset by a sense of crisis. Seismic shifts during a single generation have created a country of winners and loser, allowing unprecedented freedom while rending the social contract, driving the political system to the verge of breakdown, and setting citizens adrift to find new paths forward.

Jan 29
African Studies Lecture Series - Sugar Disease, Bitter Medicine: living with diabetes in an urban poor Ghanaian communitynoon

This lecture, “Sugar Disease, Bitter Medicine: living with diabetes in an urban poor Ghanaian community,” is part of the African Studies Lecture Series. The lecture will be...
January 29 noon–1:15 p.m.
Knight Library, Browsing Room

This lecture, “Sugar Disease, Bitter Medicine: living with diabetes in an urban poor Ghanaian community,” is part of the African Studies Lecture Series. The lecture will be given by Ama de-Graft Aikins, who is part of the Psychology and Global Health departments at the University of Ghana.

Feb 7
International Career Night6:00 p.m.

International Student Career Night will celebrate the international student experience and encourage students to think about their next steps after graduation. Networking...
February 7 6:00 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
Ford Alumni Ballroom

International Student Career Night will celebrate the international student experience and encourage students to think about their next steps after graduation. Networking activities and presentations reflecting on the international student experience will be accompanied by a discussion with panels of students and employers. Ample time will be provided to develop networking skills with employers.

Feb 14
African Studies Lecture Series - Teaching and researching on Mongo Betinoon

This lecture, “Teaching and researching on Mongo Beti,” is part of the African Studies Lecture Series. The lecture will be given by Andre Djiffack , who is part of the...
February 14 noon–1:15 p.m.
Knight Library, Browsing Room

This lecture, “Teaching and researching on Mongo Beti,” is part of the African Studies Lecture Series. The lecture will be given by Andre Djiffack , who is part of the Romance Languages department at the University of Oregon.

Feb 14
Internship, Summer Job & Volunteer Fair noon

Internships are a hot topic! Join us this Valentine’s Day for the Internship, Summer Job & Volunteer Fair! Recent studies show student graduating with internship experiences...
February 14 noon–4:00 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU), Ballroom

Internships are a hot topic! Join us this Valentine’s Day for the Internship, Summer Job & Volunteer Fair! Recent studies show student graduating with internship experiences are more likely to find employment after graduation (NACE Journal, May 2017, D’Abate, 2010). This fair will host more than 80 companies with internships and summer experiential learning ops. So come by and get a productive answer to that inevitable question “what are you doing this summer”?

Mar 8
Tech Connect5:00 p.m.

So many companies are in search of technology savvy talent! Tech Connect, being not too big or too small, provides abundant face-time with tech-focused companies looking to hire...
March 8 5:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU), Crater Lake North & South

So many companies are in search of technology savvy talent! Tech Connect, being not too big or too small, provides abundant face-time with tech-focused companies looking to hire creative, motivated students.

Apr 6
Ephemera Creative Arts Journal - submit your work!12:00 a.m.

Become a published artist with ephemera! Each year, ephemera, the Creative Arts Journal of the Clark Honors College, publishes CHC students’ creative work in a print...
April 6 12:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

Become a published artist with ephemera!

Each year, ephemera, the Creative Arts Journal of the Clark Honors College, publishes CHC students’ creative work in a print publication. Regardless of major, ALL honors college students are welcome to submit their poetry, prose, photography, whether it be terrifying short stories reminiscent of Stephen King novels, clever verse in iambic pentameter, hand-drawn comics that make you chuckle, or photographs worth sharing on social media.

We accept art submissions throughout the school year, with a deadline on April 6th, 2018 (the first Friday of Spring Term). If you are interested in submitting, please email your poetry, prose, or visual art to ephemera@uoregon.edu. Visit our website, honors.uoregon.edu/ephemera, to find more information or to peruse past issues of ephemera.

We are looking for a cover artist! All interested artists should contact us directly through email.

We are still accepting applications to join the ephemera staff. The positions open this year are prose editor, design/layout editor, and event/student outreach coordinator. Applications are due on October 27th, with interviews following this deadline.

If you have questions regarding submission guidelines, applying to the ephemera staff, or becoming our cover artist, please email us at ephemera@uoregon.edu or send us a message on Facebook, @chcartsjournal.

Apr 10
Veteran's Pre-Fair Career Workshop10:00 a.m.

Plan Your Reconnaissance through LinkedIn and Networking! Come in and get your resume checked, learn to connect through LinkedIn and chat with a select group of professionals....
April 10 10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
EMU Lease Crutcher Lewis Room

Plan Your Reconnaissance through LinkedIn and Networking! Come in and get your resume checked, learn to connect through LinkedIn and chat with a select group of professionals. Begin strategizing the path to your next destination.

Apr 17
African Studies Lecture Series - Daily Traffic with the Frenchmen: Merchant Colonialism and West African Sovereignty in the Sixteenth-Centurynoon

This lecture, “Daily Traffic with the Frenchmen: Merchant Colonialism and West African Sovereignty in the Sixteenth-Century,” is part of the African Studies Lecture Series....
April 17 noon–1:15 p.m.
Knight Library, Browsing Room

This lecture, “Daily Traffic with the Frenchmen: Merchant Colonialism and West African Sovereignty in the Sixteenth-Century,” is part of the African Studies Lecture Series. The lecture will be given by Brett Rushforth , who is part of the History department at the University of Oregon.

Apr 17
Spring Networking Night5:00 p.m.

Grab this opportunity to connect with hiring employers before the fair! Join us and learn networking basics with more than 20 of the employers who'll be attending the career fair...
April 17 5:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU), Ballroom

Grab this opportunity to connect with hiring employers before the fair! Join us and learn networking basics with more than 20 of the employers who'll be attending the career fair the next day. Career Center counselors will cover the essentials during a short guided workshop, leaving plenty of time for open networking over hors d oeuvres and sparking water.

(please be sure to follow us on Facebook @uocareercenter and twitter)

Apr 18
Spring Career Fair noon

This is the last chance of the year to connect with over 100 companies and organizations that will be here in search of talented UO students and alumni! Polish up your resume and...
April 18 noon–4:00 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU), Ballroom

This is the last chance of the year to connect with over 100 companies and organizations that will be here in search of talented UO students and alumni! Polish up your resume and join us in the EMU Ballroom between noon and 4:00pm!
Be sure to follow us on Facebook @uoregon.edu and on twitter!

Apr 25
Health Professions & Graduate School Fair 11:00 a.m.

What’s the next step in your path toward a career in healthcare? Find the answer at the Health Professions & Graduate School Fair by connecting with up to 60 graduate programs...
April 25 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU), Ballroom

What’s the next step in your path toward a career in healthcare? Find the answer at the Health Professions & Graduate School Fair by connecting with up to 60 graduate programs covering a wide variety of disciplines. We’ll be in the EMU Ballroom from 11 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Don’t miss this!

May 1
African Studies Lecture Series - Oil and the Licit Life of Capitalism in Equatorial Guineanoon

This lecture, “Oil and the Licit Life of Capitalism in Equatorial Guinea,” is part of the African Studies Lecture Series. The lecture will be given by Hannah Appel, who is...
May 1 noon–1:15 p.m.
Knight Library, Browsing Room

This lecture, “Oil and the Licit Life of Capitalism in Equatorial Guinea,” is part of the African Studies Lecture Series. The lecture will be given by Hannah Appel, who is part of the Anthropology and Economics departments at UCLA.

May 15
African Studies Lecture Series - The New African Diaspora Writer and the Idea of a Convivial Humanitynoon

This lecture, “The New African Diaspora Writer and the Idea of a Convivial Humanity,” is part of the African Studies Lecture Series. The lecture will be given by Hannah Appel,...
May 15 noon–1:15 p.m.
Knight Library, Browsing Room

This lecture, “The New African Diaspora Writer and the Idea of a Convivial Humanity,” is part of the African Studies Lecture Series. The lecture will be given by Hannah Appel, who is part of the Anthropology and Economics departments at UCLA.