Resetting the Code is about learning from others. We encourage you to attend events and learn about other cultures, identities, and experiences. Step out; Reset.
In this workshop, participants will have the opportunity to discuss their concerns and learn ways to create an interactive and engaging class environment.
Facilitators: Robert Elliott, Char Heitman, Trish Pashby
Join us on the second Saturday of the month and dig into activities that will spark your child's curiosity about our past, present, and future. October's Second Saturday is all about Oregon's civil rights era. Through crafts and other hands-on activities, we'll explore the history of racial justice and civil rights advocacy at the University of Oregon and in Lane County during the 1960s and 70s.
A drop-in event, Second Saturday is perfect for children ages three and up with an accompanying adult. Included with regular admission (free this weekend for the grand opening of the exhibit). Show your Oregon Trail or other EBT card for an admission discount.
Helena Maria Viramontes, author of the UO's 2019-2020 Common Reading book selection Under the Feet of Jesus, will speak to the campus community about her work as an author and activist. Topics of the book that may be addressed include farm labor, migrant labor, environmental racism, Chicana feminisms, or migrant healthcare systems. Viramontes' talk will include readings from Their Dogs Came With Them and Under the Feet of Jesus.
Helena María Viramontes will talk about how her fiction writing is the way she practices activism for social justice. Join Helena Maria Viramontes, author of the UO's 2019-2020 Common Reading book selection Under the Feet of Jesus, in conversation with local organizations and activists concerned with issues such as farm labor, migrant labor, environmental racism, Chicana feminisms, and access to quality healthcare, food, and transportation.