COMING ATTRACTIONS: A Thanksgiving open house at UO's JSMA heads this week’s upcoming events

Other events coming soon to campus include a lecture as party of the Oregon Humanities Center’s Cressman Lecture series and a string quartet concert with a pre-concert talk with a UO graduate student.

  • Jeff Duncan-Andrade will present a lecture, “Note to Educators: Hope Required When Growing Roses in Concrete,” as part of the yearlong “vulnerable series” of the Oregon Humanities Center’s Cressman Lecture at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 25 in 180 PLC. Duncan-Andrade, Ph.D., is the associate professor of Raza Studies and Education at San Francisco State University and director of the Educational Equity Initiative at the Institute for Sustainable Economic, Educational and Environmental Design. The lecture is free and open to the public; it can also be viewed as a live-streaming video. For more information, contact 541-346-3934 or send an email.
  • An open house event will be held at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art over Thanksgiving weekend. There will be free admission at the museum from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 29, through Sunday, Dec. 1, . Free parking is available behind the museum. A variety of displays will include “National Geographic Greatest Photographs of the American West,” “Art of Traditional Japanese Theater,” a three-part video installation called “From Last Century,” and more. For more information, contact the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art or Debbie Williamson Smith.
  • Voxare String Quartet will perform on Sunday, Dec. 1 at 3 p.m. in Beall Concert Hall at the Frohnmayer Music Building. Audience members are also invited to a free pre-concert “Musical Insights” talk at 2:10 p.m. with UO graduate student Lauren Joiner. Tickets are available in advance from the Hult Center (541-682-5000), the UO Ticket Office (541-346-4363), or online here.

COMING ATTRACTIONS is a regular feature of AroundTheO, highlighting the many upcoming lectures, exhibits and other events at the UO. For a full list of scheduled events, see UO's Events Calendar.

- from the UO Office of Strategic Communications