Quack Chats

The Centralia Tragedy: 100 Years Later
Dec9
The Centralia Tragedy: 100 Years LaterDec 9
7:00 p.m.
Viking Braggot Southtowne Pub
Of mice and octopuses: Understanding how our brains work by studying animal vision
Dec11
Of mice and octopuses: Understanding how our...Dec 11
6:00 p.m.
Downtown Athletic Club, Ax Billy Grill
Quack Chats Pub Talk ‘Brain-Based Tips for Sticking to New Year’s Resolutions’
Jan8
Quack Chats Pub Talk ‘Brain-Based Tips for...Jan 8
6:00 p.m.
Downtown Athletic Club
Wine Chat: "Strange Cohabitations: Sharing Churches after the Reformation, 1530-2020"
Jan23
Wine Chat: "Strange Cohabitations: Sharing...Jan 23
6:00 p.m.
Civic Winery and Wines

Chairs in a circle
September 22

Research talk to tackle drinking issues for new college students

UO’s Jessica Cronce helps parents and others communicate effectively about alcohol
Physicist Richard Taylor talks
September 19

Quack Chats to land in downtown Eugene starting Sept. 27

UO’s pub talk series, designed to encourage public interaction with UO researchers, is moving to the Downtown Athletic Club
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

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