Events

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Events

There is always something happening in the School of Art + Design. Join us for guest lectures, conferences, and exhibitions. Most of these are free and open to the public. You can join our email list to receive the weekly Upcoming Events email and stay in the know about the latest happenings.

Aug 24
Common Thread11:00 a.m.

Focusing on clothing and other wearable attire, the exhibition serves as a platform for conversations that address diversity, equity, and inclusion. The exhibition is organized by...
May 17–September 8
Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art (JSMA)

Focusing on clothing and other wearable attire, the exhibition serves as a platform for conversations that address diversity, equity, and inclusion. The exhibition is organized by a UO student curatorial team: Taite Stull, Cassidy Shaffer, and Kristen Clayton, who also served as creative project manager.

Aug 24
Journey to the Third Demension: Tom Cramer Drawings and Paintings 1977-201911:00 a.m.

Tom Cramer (American, b. 1960) is widely known for his intricate relief paintings, which celebrate the lushness of nature and the mysteries of the cosmos. This exhibition explores...
August 17–December 29
Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art (JSMA)

Tom Cramer (American, b. 1960) is widely known for his intricate relief paintings, which celebrate the lushness of nature and the mysteries of the cosmos. This exhibition explores his parallel practice in drawing.

Aug 24
Naeemeh Naeemaei: Dreams of Extinction and Under the Earth, Over the Moon 11:00 a.m.

Dissolving the artificial boundary between human society and wild nature is the goal of this special exhibition, featuring work from two of the artist’s recent series,...
June 17–December 31
Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art (JSMA)

Dissolving the artificial boundary between human society and wild nature is the goal of this special exhibition, featuring work from two of the artist’s recent series, "Dreams Before Extinction" and "Under the Earth, Over the Moon."

Aug 24
Saints and Spirits in Early Modern Europe 11:00 a.m.

Saints and Spirits in Early Modern Europe juxtaposes images of distillation and related revelry with representations of saints and the sacred
April 17–November 10
Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art (JSMA)

Saints and Spirits in Early Modern Europe juxtaposes images of distillation and related revelry with representations of saints and the sacred

Aug 24
What's Next: Curatorial Conversations 11:00 a.m.

As a follow-up to 2018’s popular collections exhibition A Decade of Collecting, JSMA’s curators present newly acquired works as well as recent and planned gifts in...
June 1–September 8
Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art (JSMA)

As a follow-up to 2018’s popular collections exhibition A Decade of Collecting, JSMA’s curators present newly acquired works as well as recent and planned gifts in honor of Jill Hartz.

Sep 7
“Reflections and Connections": Exhibition Presentation and Tour2:00 p.m.

JSMA museum educators and the regional coordinator of the Alzheimer’s Association Oregon and Southern Washington share information about the JSMA and Alzheimer’s...
September 7 2:00 p.m.
Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art (JSMA)

JSMA museum educators and the regional coordinator of the Alzheimer’s Association Oregon and Southern Washington share information about the JSMA and Alzheimer’s Association collaborative arts access program; exhibition tour follows.

Sponsor: Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art.

Information: 541-346-0942.

 

Sep 24
Suicide Prevention Training and Resources2:00 p.m.

The Suicide Prevention Team and the University Counseling Center (UCC) offers this workshop for faculty, staff, and GEs. Partcipant learning objectives are to: 1. Develop...
September 24 2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Lawrence Hall, 166

The Suicide Prevention Team and the University Counseling Center (UCC) offers this workshop for faculty, staff, and GEs. Partcipant learning objectives are to:

1. Develop skills in identifying and responding to students who may have thoughts of suicide. 

2.  Develop skills in how to engage students in a conversation about your concern and ways to seek help.

3. Develop knowledge of campus and community resources and how to make an appropriate referral.

If a department would like to schedule a suicide prevention workshop, please submit a request form here. 

The Faculty & Staff section of the UCC website includes several additional online resources for helping students in distress.

The Student Suicide Prevention Team also offers a peer-to-peer workshop for students. Request a student workshop here. 

If you are thinking about suicide, call the UCC After-Hours Support and Crisis Line at 541-346-3227 or the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK (8255) now. Or text 'OREGON' to 741-741.

Oct 1
Fall 2019 Classes Begin8:00 a.m.

October 1 8:00 a.m.
Lawrence Hall
Oct 12
Ducks Disrupt Health Care Entrepreneurial Boot Camp6:30 p.m.

The Oregon Executive MBA in Portland will host graduate-level students from different disciplines to learn, build teams, solve problems, and ultimately pitch their ideas to...
October 12–December 14
109 NW Naito

The Oregon Executive MBA in Portland will host graduate-level students from different disciplines to learn, build teams, solve problems, and ultimately pitch their ideas to mentors and FELLOW students.

RESERVE YOUR SPOT

The event will be guided by Gigi Wang, industry fellow and faculty member at UC Berkeley's Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship and chair emeritus of the VLAB (formerly MIT/Stanford Venture Lab). Wang will cover a range of topics, including entrepreneurship and innovation, start-up venture fundamentals, go-to-market strategy, and pitching your business plan.

The event will take place on two weekends in October and December 2019. Mentors with clinical, business, engineering, and finance backgrounds will be available for support during a team problem-solving period. Prizes awarded to the winning team. 

Objectives


To provide a fun, interactive, and supported space for innovation where participants can bring their own ideas or develop new ventures to support the pressing healthcare challenges in Oregon.
To provide high-level networking opportunities to graduate students participating in the event. Participants will come from a variety of domains, including business, material engineering, graduate-level healthcare, public health, and product design.
To enable participants to gain a holistic understanding of the entrepreneurial process and a wide network of mentors from varying backgrounds.


Participation Fee

Student rate: $20.00 per person

The fee for participating graduate students covers the following:


All three days of the Ducks Disrupt Health Care entrepreneurial boot camp
Lunches on October 13 and December 14
Networking sessions featuring heavy hors d'oeuvres and hosted beverages following the October 12 and December 14 sessions


Register now to reserve your space. Payment information will be provided at a later date.

Part I

Day One: Friday, October 12
6:30–9:00 p.m.


Assign multi-disciplinary teams. 
Team-building workshop
Enjoy networking and hosted social at the end of day one.


Day Two: Saturday, October 13
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.


Entrepreneurship workshop guided by Gigi Wang.
Gigi Wang presents a problem statement for groups to work on.
Discuss deliverables and format for December’s presentation event.


Part II

Day Three: Saturday, December 14
8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.


Recap of days one and two of the workshop
Five-minute practice startup presentations, with five minutes of feedback
Teams work on startup preentations based on feedback.
Final startup proposals presented to judging panel.
Closing networking event

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