Diversity Committee Events

 

Library Diversity Committee

Current and Past Events

 

 

2012

  • September: "Implicit Bias in Hiring: What We Don't Know That We Don't Know" workshop with Annie Bentz, Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity. (Co-sponsored with GOLD).
  • September: X-Day events: Staff Planning Process on Strategic Direction #6: Advance Diversity [look for notes on Iris GOLD site soon] (with GOLD)
  • August: "Preventing and Dealing with Sexual Harassment" workshop with Cris Cullinan (with GOLD)
  • May: "Transgender: Education, Ally-ship and Celebration" presentation with student, Valyn Fare (Lending Services) (with GOLD)

 

2011

  • September: X-Day events: "Introduction to Tribal Legacies Projects"; "Strategies for Building & Using Diverse Collections" (with GOLD)

 

2010

  • January: "Student Veterans at the UO" (with GOLD)
  • February: "Latino Families in Oregon: Challenges and Promise" (follow-up to 2009 X-Day session) (with GOLD)
  • November: "Oregon Folk Life Network" (with GOLD)
  • December: X-Day events: "Oregon Digital Newspaper Program: An Overview" [women in Oregon history]; "West Meets East: Why Our Relationships with Asian and Pacific Rim Countries Matter"; "Culturally-Sensitive Collaboration at Wired Humanities Projects" (with GOLD)

 

2009

  • September: X-Day events: "Latino Families in Oregon: Challenges and Promise"; "Big Ideas: Americas in a Globalized World"; "The Restoration of Vanishing Indigenous Languages"; "Not Your Grandfather's Digital Library: The Evolution of e-Asia"  (with GOLD)
  • November: "Millennials in the Library" (webinar) (with GOLD).

 

2008

Diversity Film Series:

  • January: Vital Signs: Crip Culture Talks Back
  • February: Give My Poor Heart Ease: Mississippi Delta Bluesmen; Lip
  • March: She Even Chewed Tobacco
  • April: A Home on the Range: Jewish Chicken Ranchers of Petaluma
  • May: Between Two Worlds: Hmong Shamans in America; Nalini By Day, Nancy By Night

 

2007

  • November: Hungarian Intern, Andrasz Liskai - presentation

 

2006

2005

2004

2003

2002

  • "The Way Home" video and discussion
  • "Welcome to the University of Oregon Libraries ... Connecting Diverse Resources with a Diverse Community" exhibit
  • "Made in Oregon: UO Authors" web site

2001

2000

  • Tour of Museum of Art Asian Collection
  • Cross-Cultural Differences workshop
  • "Smoke Signals" video
  • Exhibit on Oregon Native Americans

1999

  • "The Blues from Mississippi to Chicago" presentation
  • Exhibit on Blues Music
  • Tour and open house at Museum of Natural History
Created by lastamba on Jun 18, 2012 Last updated Oct 4, 2012