A quick look at some of our favorite social media posts of the past week.
“My time at the university was a huge catapult for me." @UOsojc grad Jake Swantko, 30, talks about working as director of photography for #Oscar-winning documentary "Icarus." https://t.co/wqwHraQkFj @registerguard pic.twitter.com/qWjD8aLyps— University of Oregon (@uoregon) March 6, 2018
"I wouldn’t want our words to be unsaid even if they might make other people uncomfortable." Panelist @ejmknox, assistant professor for the School of Information Sciences @Illinois_Alma, speaks about intellectual freedom in libraries and on campuses. #expressUOself— University of Oregon (@uoregon) March 6, 2018
Today we celebrate the women in our lives — and there are too many to keep it to five! Here are the beautiful women you nominated for #InternationalWomensDay: 1. "My mom inspires me every day, she has always been my rock.” @jenee_elisaia_faga 2. “My mom does everything in her power to support her family and friends, and this is just one of the many reasons she inspires me.” @chandlerellen 3. “My little sister Sofia was recently diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, she had to fight for her life and showed me a strength I only wish to possess.” @jakobhern00 4. “This is my girlfriend … we’ve been through so much and she means the world to me.” @christian_rackham 5. “Dr. Fe Del Mundo inspires me because despite her gender and ethnicity, she shattered multiple glass ceilings and impacted so many people.” @bridgettem42 6. “My beautiful and amazing mother inspires me; she’s a business woman, heath warrior and mom. My hero.” @keyofreegan 7. “This is my grandmother Alicia, she inspires me every day to be a strong Latina woman.” @isaaavilaa 8. “Zöe is a proud Duck, my best friend, and my daughter. I’m proud of her and she inspires me.” @atrain7803 9. “As captain, my team inspires me every day as we fundraise to represent UO nationally at collegiate dance competitions.” @car_robs Tag a woman in your life who inspires you!