May 1 deadline for CLLAS GTF position AY 2015-16

May 1, 2015
12:00 pm

April 6, 2015—The deadline is Friday, May 1 at noon for the .49 CLLAS GTF position, Event Coordinator and Research Assistant, for AY 2015-16. Graduate students pursuing any master’s or doctoral degree may apply. Application link for the GTF announcement is: › Continue reading

Monday, April 20th, 2015 Employment, Events No Comments

CLLAS 2015 Seed Grant Competition for Faculty Collaborative Research Groups

May 1, 2015
12:00 pm

In order to encourage existing projects and collaborations and to facilitate new ones, the Center for Latino/a & Latin American Studies (CLLAS) announces its sixth grant competition for funds to be used during the 2015-2016 academic year (July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2016). The deadline is Friday, May 1, 2015 at noon. For full information: 2015 Call for Faculty Grants

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Monday, April 20th, 2015 Events, Funding No Comments

Workshops from the JSMA Moms’ Art Club: Club de Arte para Mamás

April 18, 2015
12:00 pmto4:00 pm
April 20, 2015
9:00 amto10:30 am
May 2, 2015
12:00 pmto4:00 pm
May 18, 2015
9:00 amto10:30 am
June 8, 2015
9:00 amto10:30 am

The Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art is excited to present Club de Arte para Mamás, which provides free, drop-in art workshops and childcare for mothers who speak English as a second language. Please feel free to share this information with families and contacts. Participants will learn arts production techniques, participate in personalized gallery visits, and socialize with mothers. Workshops are taught by guest artists and museum staff and will include printmaking, ceramics, and photography. This project is sponsored by a grant from the Oregon Arts Commission and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency. › Continue reading

Monday, April 20th, 2015 Events No Comments

Gustavo Germano: 2015 Bartolomé de las Casas Lecture in Latin American Studies

May 13, 2015
7:00 pmto9:00 pm

Bartolome-de-las-Casas-2015-WEB182 Lillis Hall
955 E. 13th
UO campus

The 2015 Bartolomé de las Casas Lecture in Latin American Studies presents

A Photographic Memory: Seeing the Disappeared

featuring photographer Gustavo Germano

Gustavo Germano’s lecture examines the use of photographs of the Disappeared to reclaim truth and justice in the aftermath of the military dictatorships in Argentina (1976–1983) and Brazil (1964–1985).

Don’t miss Gustavo Germano’s photographic exhibit Ausencias at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum
*Starting April 14*

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015 Academics, Events No Comments

Latino Roots Celebration

June 4, 2015
4:00 pmto6:00 pm
2013 Latino Roots celebration / photo by Jack Liu.

2013 Latino Roots celebration / photo by Jack Liu.

Knight Library
Browsing Room
1501 Kincaid St.
UO campus

Join us as we celebrate Latino Roots.

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Discussing Genocide and Human Rights in the Classroom: Challenges & Opportunities

June 5, 2015
3:30 pmto5:00 pm

Human-Rights-CurriculumWEB140 Allen Hall
UO campus

Center for Latino/a and Latin American Studies (CLLAS) presents:

Teaching Human Rights in the Context of the Museum

  • Stephanie Wood, PhD, Director, Wired Humanities Projects, University of Oregon
  • June Irene Black, Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art / Assistant Curator for the Arts of the Americas and Europe, University of Oregon

The Thirst for Rights: The Struggle for Water in Latin America and Africa

  • Erin Beck, Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Oregon
  • Yvonne Braun, Associate Professor, Women’s and Gender Studies and International Studies

“Gustavo Germano: Ausencias” Exhibit is available to view at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art through August 2015. For more information, visit:

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Sunday, March 1st, 2015 Academics, Events, Human Rights No Comments

Center for Latino/a and Latin American Studies Gift Fund

Access the above link for giving to the Center for Latino/a and Latin American Studies Gift Fund. Online gifts may be made using the form available at this link; all gifts are processed by the University of Oregon Foundation, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization responsible for receiving and administering private donations to the University of Oregon.



Event Calendar

April 2015