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Summary View  Subscribe to RSS feed of current view. September 29, 2018
  
Saturday, September 29, 2018
Center for Governance and Public Policy Research, External Fellows' Retreat & Research Forum (Multi-Day Event)
End Time 11:30 AM

*WU Campus, Portland Center

The Center for Governance and Public Policy Research houses a group of external research fellows whose research informs policy making around the globe. This September, the fellows will come to campus, along with guest researchers, to present some of their cutting-edge work and to discuss their future research plans. The talks will be held at Willamette's Portland Center (905 NW 12th Ave, Portland, OR 97209) and are open to students, faculty, and staff. The schedule of talks is as follows: **Friday, September 28** 8:30am-8:45am “Welcome and Game Plan” Tim Johnson, Willamette University 9:00am-10:00am “Immigrant Visibility, Racial Identity Formation, and Political Integration among Somalis in the US” Amanda Robinson, Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, Ohio State University External Fellow, Center for Governance and Public Policy Research, Willamette University 10:15am-11:15am “Social Media and the Rise of Dark Horse Candidates." Yotam Shmargad, Assistant Professor, School of Government & Public Policy, University of Arizona 1:15pm – 2:15pm “The Electoral Effect of Stop and Frisk” Christopher T. Dawes, Associate Professor, Wilf Family Department of Politics, New York University External Fellow, Center for Governance and Public Policy Research, Willamette University 2:30pm – 3:30pm “Sorting the News: How Ranking by Popularity Polarizes Our Politics” Samara Klar, Associate Professor of Political Science, School of Government & Public Policy, University of Arizona 3:45pm – 5:00pm “Coevolution of Cumulative Culture and Network Structure” Erol Ackay, Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, University of Pennsylvania **Saturday, September 29th** 9:00am-10:00am “The Loser's Bonus: Political geography and minority party representation” Jowei Chen, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Michigan External Fellow, Center for Governance and Public Policy Research, Willamette University 10:15am – 11:15am “Starting a company from a research idea: LIB Solar”, Nicholai Lidow, Founder & CEO, LIB Solar
Cross Country vs 44th Annual Charles Bowles Willamette Invitational, Willamette University
9:30 AM

Salem, Oregon

Cross Country on Sep 29, 2018 at 9:30 AM: 44th Annual Charles Bowles Willamette Invitational, Willamette University, Charles Bowles Track, Salem, Oregon,

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.

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Women's Soccer vs. Whitworth
12:00 PM

Salem, Oregon

Women's Soccer on Sep 29, 2018 at 12:00 PM: Whitworth vs. Willamette, Salem, Oregon

Men's Soccer vs. Whitworth
2:30 PM

Salem, Oregon

Men's Soccer on Sep 29, 2018 at 2:30 PM: Whitworth vs. Willamette, Salem, Oregon

Football vs. Lewis & Clark
4:00 PM

Salem, Oregon

Football on Sep 29, 2018 at 4:00 PM: Lewis & Clark vs. Willamette, Salem, Oregon

Event Image Lecture | On the Importance of Using the Imagination in Bearing Witness to History and Civil Rights
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

*WU Campus - Law School

On the Importance of Using the Imagination in Bearing Witness to History and Civil Rights
LeRonn Brooks
Assistant Professor of African and African American Studies,
Lehman College of the City University of New York
Saturday, September 29, 5-6 p.m.
Paulus Lecture Hall, Willamette University College of Law

Join art historian LeRonn Brooks as he explores the theme of civil rights and protest in fine art. How can contemporary art help us to better understand the ongoing struggle for civil rights, and how can specific works by socially conscious artists help us challenge and reinterpret dominant narratives about the past?

This complimentary lecture is offered in conjunction with the Hallie Ford Museum of Art's exhibition Witness: Themes of Social Justice in Contemporary Printmaking and Photography from the Collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation (September 15 - December 20)
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