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Summary View  Subscribe to RSS feed of current view. October 3, 2018
  
Wednesday, October 03, 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 |
Event Image Hallie Ford Museum of Art 20th Anniversary Celebration Day
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM

*WU Campus - Hallie Ford Museum of Art

We hope you can join us as we celebrate our 20th anniversary day at the Hallie Ford Museum of Art.
 

  • 10 am - 8 pm: Enjoy extended museum hours as well as complimentary cake, tea and Starbucks coffee
  • 11 am: Guided Tour of the permanent galleries with docent Sharon Rose

  • 1 pm: Guided Tour of the Carl Hall Gallery with docent Sharon Rose
  • 5-8 pm: First Wednesday sponsored by Bryn Mawr Vineyard
  • 7 pmEvening Lecture  |  The Hallie Ford Museum of Art: Looking Back, Looking Forward 
    Director John Olbrantz

Event Image Gallery Talk | What Does it Mean?: Iconography in Art
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

*WU Campus - Hallie Ford Museum of Art

Join museum docent Sharon Rose for a complimentary tour entitled "What does it mean?: Iconography in Art" which will take place in the permanent galleries at the Hallie Ford Museum of Art. The tour will commence at 11 a.m. in the Maribeth Collins Lobby at the museum. 

This lecture is offered in conjunction with the 
Hallie Ford Museum of Art's 20th anniversary events


Event Image Gallery Talk | Artists on the Edge (Multi-Day Event)
1:00 PM

*WU Campus - Hallie Ford Museum of Art

Join museum docent Sharon Rose for a complimentary tour entitled of the Carl Hall Gallery. This tour will commence at 1 p.m. in the Maribeth Collins Lobby at the museum.
Programs for Students Interested in Policy & Social Justice
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Are you interested in being a ‘change agent’, but struggling to connect the issues you care about with academic and professional training that can prepare you to be effective?  There are a lot of programs out there that can help you think strategically about building your knowledge base and developing your experience, and peers who are paving the way!

Come to a discussion and information session in Ford 102 on Wednesday, October 3, from 4-5 p.m., to learn more.

 My guest will be Tej Reddy ’12, who has been steadily occupied since graduation, working toward making the world a better place:

--Teach for America - Phoenix 2012-2014

--U.S. Department of Education 2014

--Coro Fellow in Public Affairs 2014-2015

--Fulbright English Teaching Assistant - Greece 2015-2016

--APAICS Congressional Fellow 2016-2017 to Rep. Honda and then Sen. Merkley

Information about a range of opportunities, including these programs, will be available.  Don’t miss this opportunity to gain perspective and ask questions!

If you can’t make it to the program but would like to get more information about the programs discussed, please contact Monique Bourque at <mbourque> for an appointment.

Hope to see lots of you there!
Japanese Language Table
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

*WU Campus - Goudy Commons

Like Japanese language and culture? Want to meet new friends? Come to Japanese Language Table in Goudy from 5:00 - 6:30! You don't have to have any prior Japanese experience to join in on the experience! We will be under the Class of 20XX Flags! Fully student planned and co-ran by two ASP representatives and one non-ASP student. Sponsored by the Japanese and Chinese Department.
Baking Club
7:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Will be making cookies and cream cupcakes.
Location: Doney Hall
Event Image Lecture | The Hallie Ford Museum of Art: Looking Back, Looking Forward
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

*WU Campus - Hallie Ford Museum of Art

As part of the Hallie Ford Museum of Art's 20th anniversary day, the museum is pleased to invite you to join John Olbrantz, the Maribeth Collins Director of the Hallie Ford Museum of Art for a celebratory lecture that explores the museum's many accomplishments as well as the museum's future. 

Complete List of 20th Anniversary Events | 
Fall 2018 Hallie Ford Literary Series
7:30 PM

*WU Campus - Hatfield Library

An evening with Asali Solomon on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at 7:30 PM at the Hatfield Room. Asali Solomon is the author of the novel "Disgruntled" and the story collection "Get Down", which was a finalist for the Hurston/Wright Legacy Award for Debut Fiction and received a Rona Jaffee Foundation Writers Award. In 2007, she was named one of the National Book Foundation's 5 under 35. Solomon teaches English literature and creative writing at Haverford College.

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