Announcements for Public

  • UO Libraries' Undergraduate Research Award Winners Named

    Six University of Oregon students who authored outstanding research papers and theses during the 2013 calendar year have been named winners in the university's Undergraduate Research Awards competition sponsored by the University of Oregon Libraries.The annual competitive program honors UO students who produce exceptional original research and scholarship using resources available through...

  • Knight Library Exhibit Examines Rajneeshee Controversy

    An exhibit in Knight Library takes a multifaceted look at the controversial City of Rajneeshpuram, an intentional community established in 1981 by a group of followers of Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh near the small town of Antelope in central Oregon.Relations between the leadership at Rajneeshpuram and local and state officials were strained from the beginning. But by 1984, the controversy peaked...

  • Oregon Arts Commission Showcases Oregon Folklife Network

    Oregon Folklife Network, housed on the second floor of Knight Library, was recently profiled in the Oregon Art Commission’s Impact section of its website.The Strategic Spotlight item provides comments by Riki Salzman, OFN’s executive director, and describes several OFN projects. The feature is available here.OFN seeks to make a meaningful difference in Oregon communities and Tribes...

  • Spring UO Insight Seminars Explore Multiple Cultures

    The schedule has been set for the popular UO Insight Seminars for spring term, 2014. Spring term also features two free public lectures that introduce material covered in more depth in the full seminars. All sessions are held in Knight Library's Browsing Room unless otherwise noted. The schedule is below. To learn more about the individual seminars and to register, visit the Insight...