Diversity Committee Events
Library Diversity Committee
- Dec. 19: Part of X-Day 2013 (library staff in-service day): "UO Veterans Oral History Project," with Prof. Alex Dracobly, UO Dept. of History.
- Dec. 19: Part of X-Day 2013 (library staff in-service day): Introduction to Edward S. Curtis's "The North American Indian," with Special Collections staff. Photo exhibit and discussion.
- 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)
- September: X-Day events: "Introduction to Tribal Legacies Projects"; "Strategies for Building & Using Diverse Collections" (with GOLD)
- 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)
- 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).
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
November: Hungarian graduate library science intern, Andrasz Liskai - presentation
- So You Have a Person with a Disability in Your Library, Now What?
- Professors Kay Westerfield and Belinda Davy: "Cross-Cultural Communication"
- Lunchtime film series
- Boys will be Boys will be Girls: Gender Diversity at Work
- "The Many Faces of Oregon's Workers, circa 1900-1940" exhibit web site
- Film series to complement exhibit
- Humphrey Fellows' Reception
- Food and a film
- "Ping Yang on the Mohawk: The Forgotten Asians of Marcola, Oregon" exhibit
- Queer Ally Training
- "Diversity on Campus" discussion with Gregory Vincent and CoDaC
- Humphrey Fellows' Reception
- Food and film
- "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
- "My Family/Mi Familia" video
- After September 11 Teach-In: Readings
- Tour of Museum of Art Asian Collection
- Cross-Cultural Differences workshop
- "Smoke Signals" video
- Exhibit on Oregon Native Americans
- "The Blues from Mississippi to Chicago" presentation
- Exhibit on Blues Music
- Tour and open house at Museum of Natural History