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Summary View  Subscribe to RSS feed of current view. January 19, 2018
Friday, January 19, 2018
Pacific Northwest Race, Rhetoric and Media Undergraduate Research Symposium

*WU Campus - Ford Hall

Race, Ideology, and Resistance panel
9 - 10:30 a.m.
Presenters: Emily Wood, Daphne Van Veen-Koch and Lina Woodcock of Willamette University; Charles "Tate" Adams of Pacific Lutheran University and Thane-Makiko Pono Brown of Whitman College

Mass Mediated Representations of Race panel
10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Presenters: Sky Blaw, Amira Cardenas, Tyler Zehrung, Ellie Nash and Shelby Webb of Willamette University

This annual event brings together scholars from across the region to support the development of undergraduate research. Willamette University is thrilled to host this year’s symposium. Panel presentations are free and open to the public — come learn more from these undergraduate scholars.

Deadline to change Meal Plans for spring semester.
All Day

Housing & Community Life
Last Day to Add Classes without Instructor Approval
All Day

*WU Campus - Mudd Building (AGSM)

Early Career / Career Change MBA
Last Day to Add/Drop Classes
All Day

*WU Campus

College of Law
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration
All Day

*WU Campus

No classes after 12:30pm
College of Liberal Arts
Event Image Exhibition | nic & sloy: side by side | Nov. 4, 2017 - Jan. 28, 2018
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

*WU Campus - Hallie Ford Museum of Art

nic & sloy: side by side
November 4, 2017 – January 28, 2018
Study Gallery and Print Study Center, Hallie Ford Museum of Art

Salem artists Dave and Sandra Nichols (under the pseudonyms “nic” and “sloy”) create new interpretations of archaic myths and customs from combinations of found objects and fragments of language. Organized by Director John Olbrantz, the exhibition features a range of works by the artists, including cardboard constructions by Dave and text drawings and canvas objects by Sandra.

More information on the exhibition and related events
Into the Streets: Community Service
12:45 PM - 5:00 PM

*WU Campus - Putnam University Center

Spend the afternoon volunteering with your friends, coworkers, and fellow students. Hang out with horses, repackage bulk food items, garden community parks, canvas neighborhoods, and much more. Some of the service sites being offered are: Center for Hope & Safety, Horses of Hope, Marion Polk Food Share, Bush's Pasture Park, Marion Polk Youth Farm, Salem Blood Donation Center, and many more. All volunteers will receive a FREE t-shirt, and are invited to attend a hot chocolate and cookie bar following service (Vegan options available). All classes are canceled after 12:30 p.m., to allow students the opportunity to volunteer.

Registration required.  Email Lydia Savelli for more information.

Register for this event

Sponsored by the Office of Community Service Learning

Service sites include:
  • Center for Hope and Safety
  • City of Salem parks
  • First Generation Book Drive
  • Horses of Hope
  • Marion-Polk Food Share
  • 1,000 Soles
  • Salem Blood Donation Center
  • Salem-Keizer Education Foundation
  • Shangri-La
  • Union Gospel Mission
  • Willamette Heritage Center
MLK Book Club: “The Selected Works of Andre E. Johnson”
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

*WU Campus - Montag Center

Andre Johnson is an assistant professor of communication at the University of Memphis, director of the Henry McNeal Turner Project and founding editor of the Rhetoric, Race, and Religion blog.

“The Selected Works of Andre E. Johnson” is a collection of his essays, blog posts and popular and academic talks; it combines historical, religious and rhetorical insight into incisively relevant commentary about our contemporary social context.

Co-sponsored by La Chispa/Salem Spark, the Department of Civic Communication and Media, Department of Sociology, the American Ethnic Studies program, the Council for Diversity and Social Justice and the Office of the Chaplains.

Swimming at Lewis & Clark
6:00 PM

Portland, Oregon,

Swimming on Jan 19, 2018 at 6:00 PM: at Lewis & Clark, Portland, Oregon,

Women's Basketball vs. Whitworth
6:00 PM

Cone Field House, Salem, Oregon

Women's Basketball on Jan 19, 2018 at 6:00 PM: Whitworth vs. Willamette, Salem, Oregon

Lecture: Andre E. Johnson, “Why America May Go to Hell”
7:00 PM

*WU Campus - Rogers Music Center

Dr. Andre E. Johnson: "Why America May Go to Hell" – The Prophetic Pessimism of Rev. Dr. Martin ​Luther King, Jr.

Johnson examines King’s religious rhetoric within the African American prophetic tradition during the last year of his life. Additionally, while focusing on the radical nature of King’s religious discourse, Johnson places special emphasis on what he calls King’s “prophetic pessimism.”

This event is free and open to the public.

Event Image Literary reading
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Michael Strelow will be reading from his new novel, SOME ASSEMBLY REQUIRED, at the Bookbin in downtown Salem at 7 pm on Friday, January 19th. Reading and discussion.
Men's Basketball vs. Whitworth
8:00 PM

Cone Field House, Salem, Oregon

Men's Basketball on Jan 19, 2018 at 8:00 PM: Whitworth vs. Willamette, Salem, Oregon

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