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Summary View  Subscribe to RSS feed of current view. October 2, 2018
  
Tuesday, October 02, 2018
WU-Unplugged: Energy Competition (Multi-Day Event)
All Day

Students for Sustainability is putting on the second annual, WU-Unplugged Energy Competition. Each residence hall will compete against one another for the highest percentage of energy reduction during the month of October (Oct. 1st-28th).
Event Image Exhibition | Strength and Dignity: Images of the Worker | July 28 - Oct. 21
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

*WU Campus - Hallie Ford Museum of Art

Strength and Dignity: Images of the Worker
July 28 - Oct. 21, 2018
Study Gallery and Print Study Center | Hallie Ford Museum of Art

Organized by curator of collections and exhibitions Jonathan Bucci, the exhibition of European and American prints and photographs from the Hallie Ford Museum of Art's permanent collection depicts scenes of workers and the working class from the late 19th century through the fist half of the 20th century. Artists include Jean Charlot, John Stuart Curry, Carl Hall, Lewis Hines, and Marion Post Wolcott, among others.  

For more information about this exhibition visit: http://www.willamette.edu/arts/hfma/exhibitions/library/2018-19/strength_and_dignity.html
Event Image Exhibition | Witness: Themes of Social Justice in Contemporary... | Sept. 15-Dec. 20
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

*WU Campus - Hallie Ford Museum of Art

The Hallie Ford Museum of Art is pleased to present Witness: Themes of Social Justice in Contemporary Printmaking and Photography from the Collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation opening September 15 and continuing through December 20 in the Melvin Henderson-Rubio Gallery and the Maribeth Collins Lobby.

Drawn from one of the legendary contemporary print collections in the United States, Witness explores issues of race, identity, and social justice in contemporary printmaking and photography. The exhibition has been organized by Portland, Oregon art historian and scholar Elizabeth Bilyeu and explores four thematic sections: Stories and Histories, Pressures of Pop Culture, Challenging Expectations of Place, and Unconventional Portraits. The exhibition features 82 prints by 42 nationally and internationally recognized artists, including Enrique Chagoya, Lalla Essaydi, Mildred Howard, Hung Liu, Nicola Lopez, Wendy Red Star (Apsáalooka), Roger Shimomura, Kara Walker, and Marie Watt (Seneca), among others.

more information
Event Image Free Admission | Hallie Ford Museum of Art 20th Anniversary Celebration Week
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

*WU Campus - Hallie Ford Museum of Art

On the occasion of the Hallie Ford Museum of Art’s twentieth anniversary this fall, and in recognition of its extraordinary success as both Willamette University and Salem’s museum of art, the museum is pleased to invite you to enjoy our exhibitions with free museum admission October 2 through October 7, 2018, as well as special events including complimentary lectures and gallery talks. 

| Complete information and a full list of events and exhibitions |
Big Questions Over Lunch - God Bless America? Prof. David Gutterman
11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

Prof. Gutterman examines Civil Religion in the United States: its holy texts, sacred places, martyrs, dogmas, psalms, high priests, myths and dissenters. How does Civil Religion in the US help us make sense of our turbulent political moment?
Event Image Tuesday Gallery Talk | Witness: Themes of Social Justice in Contemporary Printmaking and Photogra...
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM

*WU Campus - Hallie Ford Museum of Art

Join museum docents for a guided tour of the exhibition Witness: Themes of Social Justice in Contemporary Printmaking and Photography, Selections from the Collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation. Tours commence at 12:30 p.m. in the Maribeth Collins Lobby at the museum.

Drawn from the vast collection of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation, this exhibition explores issues of race, identity, and social justice in contemporary printmaking and photography from one of the legendary print collections in the United States.

More information on the exhibition.
Event Image Chris Hedges "Democracy Reborn: Communities Resisting. Communities Rising"
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

*WU Campus - Waller Hall

Chris Hedges' new book "America: The Farewell Tour" is a profound and provocative examination of America in crisis covering the opioid crisis, the retreat into gambling to cope with economic distress, and the rise of magical thinking.

Location: Waller Hall, Cone Chapel

Free event. Donations gladly accepted.

Just Dance with Spanish Club!
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join Spanish Club for a night of dancing, free food, fun, and friends! There will be dance-a-long youtube vids of your favorite Latin bops, but if dancing isn't your style, come for a slice of pizza or just to chat in Spanish with some cool people!

Location: Ford 101 - World Languages Studio

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