Quack Chats

Sep27
What You Say Matters: Parents' Role in Reducing...Sep 27
6:00 p.m.
Downtown Athletic Club
Oct7
Run with a ResearcherOct 7
9:00 a.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU)
Oct11
Fossils as Guides to ConservationOct 11
3:00 p.m.
Museum of Natural and Cultural History
Oct13
Archaeology Talks: Potlatch and the Southwest...Oct 13
5:30 p.m.
Museum of Natural and Cultural History
Oct28
SPECIAL: Run with a Researcher Homecoming &...Oct 28
9:00 a.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU)
A total solar eclipse
August 3

UO scientist will shed some light on the eclipse at pub talk

Astrophysicist Scott Fisher will break down the effects of a total solar eclipse Aug. 9
Burger and fries next to bowl of salad
July 7

Complexities of obesity is the focus for July's Quack Chats talk

Leslie Leve and Tasia Smith will discuss efforts to address healthy body weight issues
Troy Campbell
June 12

UO prof and former 'imagineer' will discuss designing awesome

UO marketing prof Troy Campbell, a former Disney 'imagineer,' will discuss what people love, and why
C.J. Pascoe
May 22

Campus talk will look at trends in gender-based bullying

Professor C. J. Pascoe will discuss homophobic harassment and whether it's declining
Run With a Researcher
April 24

Family weekend features a special Run With a Researcher

A special edition of the monthly run pairs faculty with visitors looking for exercise and information
Syrian refugees at railway station in Hungary
April 21

UO psychologist to explore the numbing of compassion

Paul Slovic's Quack Chats talk will address valuing human life amid rising death counts in the world's hot spots
Bootprint on lunar surface
April 6

UO linguist will explore Neil Armstrong's missing moon letter

Melissa Baese-Berk will talk about speech and perception at the next Quack Chat
Richard Taylor, physics and materials science
March 17

Quack Chats will look at tapping nature to overcome blindness

Physicist Richard Taylor will detail his team’s bio-inspired efforts to use fractals to repair vision loss
Actors on stage during the play 'Hamilton'
March 3

Hip-hop and 'Hamilton' take center stage for Quack Chats

Musicologist Loren Kajikawa says the hit play misses an important point
Image shows two U.S. military veterans
February 20

Quack Chats to offer unvarnished stories of Oregon veterans

The public can experience UO historian Alex Dracobly’s course on veterans oral history Feb. 22

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