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Summary View  Subscribe to RSS feed of current view. October 9, 2016
  
Sunday, October 09, 2016
Men's Golf vs NWC Fall Classic, Willamette University
10:00 AM

Men's Golf on Oct 9, 2016 at 10:00 AM: NWC Fall Classic, Willamette University, Emerald Valley Golf Resort, Creswell, Oregon,

Women's Golf vs NWC Fall Classic, Willamette University
10:00 AM

Women's Golf on Oct 9, 2016 at 10:00 AM: NWC Fall Classic, Willamette University, Emerald Valley Golf Resort, Creswell, Oregon,

Event Image WEB Presents: A Trip to the Pumpkin Patch
10:45 AM - 3:00 PM

Off Campus

Come off-campus for a special fall tradition, a trip to Bauman's Farm and Garden, Oregon's favorite pumpkin patch! Rides, exploring the corn maze, petting zoos, delicious food (including their famous homemade apple cider), and pumpkins galore will fill your day with the magic of the season.Entrance fee will be covered by WEB, but please bring spending money for food and pumpkins!

 Note: pre-registration is required! Check your email for sign up information! Waivers will be provided on the day of the event, before we leave. Busses will take us to and from school. Meet at the Chicken Fountain at 10:45am, Return to school at 3pm. **If you want to get your admission covered you must take the buses, students who self-transport cannot have their admission covered for them.**
Women's Soccer at George Fox
12:00 PM

Newberg, Oregon

Women's Soccer on Oct 9, 2016 at 12:00 PM: Willamette vs. George Fox, Newberg, Oregon

Event Image Exhibition | Jan Zach: Works on Paper | July 30 - October 23
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

*WU Campus - Hallie Ford Museum of Art

Explore the drawings, sketch books, and sculpture maquettes created by the late University of Oregon professor Jan Zach (1914-1986). Curated by HFMA collection curator Jonathan Bucci, the exhibition will draw from the museum’s extensive collection of Zach’s art, and from the Pacific Northwest Artist Archive housed at Willamette University’s Hatfield Library.

Zach was born in Slany, Czechoslovakia and came to the United States via Brazil and Victoria, BC to teach sculpture at the University of Oregon for 20 years. As a practicing artist, Zach explored themes of light and movement in nature.  

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Event Image Exhibition | Russell Childers: Oregon Outsider | July 30 - October 23
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

*WU Campus - Hallie Ford Museum of Art

Russell Childers (1915-1998) was a self-taught wood carver whose themes focused on memories of his mother, childhood, animals, important historical figures, Western imagery, and his life at Oregon Fairview Home in Salem, where he lived for 39 years. Organized by collection curator Jonathan Bucci, the exhibition will feature 25 wood sculptures on loan from public and private collections throughout the western United States.

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Event Image Exhibition | Strange and Wonderful: American Folk Art... | Sept 17 - Dec. 22
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

*WU Campus - Hallie Ford Museum of Art

Strange and Wonderful: American Folk Art from the Willem and Diane Volkersz Collection

Willem and Diane Volkersz of Bozeman, Montana have collected folk and outsider art since the mid-1970s, amassing an extensive collection over the past 40 years. Organized by director John Olbrantz under the guidance of the Volkersz’, this exhibition features 108 objects by 32 artists that reflect the breadth and scope of this remarkable collection. Included in the exhibition are paintings, sculptures, drawings, ceramics, textiles, and mixed media works by self-taught and outsider artists such as the Rev. Howard Finster, Arthur Frenchy, Robert E. Smith, and Sarah Taylor, among many others. 

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Event Image Sunday Gallery Talk | Russell Childers: Oregon Outsider
2:00 PM

*WU Campus - Hallie Ford Museum of Art

Join a docent at the museum for a complimentary tour of the “Russell Childers: Oregon Outsider” exhibition. Sunday This tour commences at 2:00 p.m. in the Maribeth Collins Lobby at the museum.

At 3 p.m. join us in the Roger Hull Lecture Hall at the museum for the lecture "From the Margin to the Mainstream: Artists with Disabilities in Contemporary Art" with Tom di Maria, the Executive Director from the Creative Growth Center in Oakland, California. 

More information about the "Russell Childers: Oregon Outsider" exhibition and related events | click here |
Event Image Lecture | From the Margins to the Mainstream: Artists with Disabilities in Contemporary Art
3:00 PM

*WU Campus - Law School

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE LOCATION HAS BEEN UPDATED

On October 9, the Hallie Ford Museum of Art (HFMA) is pleased to present a lecture with Tom di Maria, the Director of Creative Growth Art Center in Oakland, Calif. In his lecture From the Margins to the Mainstream: Artists with Disabilities in Contemporary Art, di Maria will provide a brief history of Outsider Art and discuss the development and growing acceptance of work by artists with disabilities. This lecture is offered in conjunction with the Russell Childers: Oregon Outsider exhibition on view now through Oct. 23 at the HFMA. The lecture will begin at 3 p.m. in the Paulus Lecture Hall at the Willamette University College of Law, and will be preceded by a guided gallery talk of the Russell Childers: Oregon Outsider exhibition at 2 p.m. in the museum’s Study Gallery. 

Learn more about the creation and progress of Creative Growth Art Center (CGAC) which opened in 1974 and has played a significant role in increasing public interest in the artistic capabilities and achievements of people with disabilities. In his lecture, di Maria will talk about CGAC's notable artists, including Judith Scott, and how we might come to appreciate the work of Russell Childers (1915-1998) in relation to our evolving view of artists with disabilities.
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A COMPLIMENTARY GALLERY TALK of the Russell Childers exhibition will precede the lecture and take place at 2 p.m. at the Hallie Ford Museum of art. 
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For more information about the Russell Childers: Oregon Outsider exhibition click here 
DebateWatch: US Presidential Debate
5:45 PM - 8:00 PM

*WU Campus - Putnam University Center

Join us for the second DebateWatch of the 2016 US Presidential campaign! Willamette DebateWatch events bring together community members to view the US Presidential debates and participate in discussions about issues related to the election. At 5:45, Professor Cindy Koenig Richards will kick off DebateWatch with a 10-minute talk about candidates' strategies and what to watch for as Hillary Clinton and Donald J. Trump debate. At the conclusion of the televised debate, student leaders will facilitate small group conversations. Held in conjunction with the Commission on Presidential Debates, the public is welcome to attend these free, non-partisan, student-led events. Snacks and refreshments will be provided. In 2012, each DebateWatch session drew hundreds of attendees from the Salem community, including journalists who joined students, faculty, staff and others discussing the debate live on Twitter using the hashtag #WUDW.

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