Events for Graduate Students

  • Wed, Apr 23, 4:00pm - Wed, Apr 23, 5:30pm

    Library and Cinema Pacific Host a Celebration of the James Blue Archive

    A celebration of the James Blue Archive and a talk on film preservation will take place in Knight Library’s Browsing Room on the UO campus at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, April 23. Representatives from the James and Richard Blue Foundation will be on hand to participate in the event.James Blue, a University of Oregon alumnus and award-winning independent filmmaker, is renowned for his socially...

  • Tue, Apr 29, 4:00pm - Tue, Apr 29, 5:15pm

    Patricia Aufderheide Speaks on Legal Trends and Best Practices for Copyrighted Material

    Patricia Aufderheide, a professor in the School of Communication at American University in Washington, D.C., and coauthor of Reclaiming Fair Use: How to Put Balance Back in Copyright, will speak on “Remixing Scholarship: When, Why, and How Using Copyrighted Material in Your Work Is a Good Thing” on Tuesday, April 29, at 4 p.m. in Knight Library’s Browsing Room.Several...

  • Tue, Apr 29, 7:00pm - Tue, Apr 29, 8:00pm

    Free Lecture Explores Mozart’s Genius

    A free public lecture exploring the nature of Mozart’s originality will be offered in Knight Library’s Browsing Room at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 29, 2014. Was Mozart simply a wildly inventive genius, or was he also a true product of his time who “spoke” the musical language he inherited from predecessors and contemporaries?The free lecture will offer a preview of a topic...

  • Sat, May 03, 9:15am - Sat, May 03, 12:00pm

    UO Insight Seminar Surveys Edward Curtis's Native American Photographs

    James Fox and Jennifer O’Neal, from the UO Libraries Special Collections and University Archives, will offer an inside look at the photographic work of Edward Curtis in a half-day UO Insight Seminar entitled "Native American Photographs: The Art of Edward Curtis." The seminar is scheduled for Saturday, May 3, from 9:15 a.m. until 1 p.m., in Knight Library's Browsing Room,...

  • Wed, May 07, 4:00pm - Wed, May 07, 6:00pm

    Special Collections Open House Showcases Papers of Latino Labor Organization PCUN

    Educators, students, and community members interested in learning more about conducting research in areas related to Latino/a and Latin American Studies are invited are invited to an open house on the UO campus on Wednesday, May 7, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.The open house in the Paulson Reading Room in Special Collections and University Archives on the second floor of Knight Library will feature the...

  • Wed, May 07, 5:30pm - Wed, May 07, 8:00pm

    UO Insight Seminar Assesses Mozart's Originality

    Professor Marc Vanscheeuwijck, from the UO's School of Music and Dance, will lead a UO Insight Seminar entitled "How Original Was Mozart?" beginning Wednesday, May 7, and continuing on the three following Wednesdays: May 14, 21, and 28. The seminar runs from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in Knight Library's Browsing Room, 1501 Kincaid Street, on the UO campus. The registration fee...

  • Thu, May 15, 4:00pm - Thu, May 15, 5:30pm

    In the Workshop of the Mind: The Role of Amanuenses in Early Modern Europe

    The Oregon Rare Books Initiative (ORBI) seeks to publicize the UO Libraries’ wonderful early print and manuscript collections, most of which are housed in Special Collections and University Archives in Knight Library. The series of talks covering some of the collections is meant to encourage the use of rare books and manuscripts in the classroom and stimulate an intellectual community...

  • Sat, May 17, 9:30am - Sat, May 17, 12:00pm

    UO Insight Seminar Savors Dante's Paradiso

    Professor Gina Psaki, from the UO's Department of Romance Languages, will lead a journey through Dante's Paradiso in a UO Insight Seminar scheduled for two Saturdays: May 17 and May 31. The seminar sessions run from 9:30 a.m. to noon in Knight Library's Browsing Room, 1501 Kincaid Street, on the UO campus. The registration fee for the noncredit, ungraded seminar is $45. Learn more...