Monthly Archives: April 2012

Gershom Gorenberg and the “Making and Unmaking of Israel”

The book “Making and Unmaking of Israel” was discussed Monday night by Gershom Gorenberg to an audience of over 100 people. An hour-long speech was given by Gorenberg in the Law Library on the University of Oregon campus to raise … Continue reading

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Enchanted in the EMU: Guy Kawasaki Brings Inspiring Lecture to UO

The university’s Center on Diversity and Community (CoDaC) broke expectations when it hosted a venture capitalist speaker Thursday to talk about techniques of enchantment. Guy Kawasaki, bestselling author and businessman who has worked with the likes of Steve Jobs, spoke … Continue reading

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Guy Kawasaki “Enchants” UO With Personality and Charm

Guy Kawasaki, venture capitalist, speaker, and writer, spoke at University of Oregon on Thursday evening about how to “enchant” any person with just 10 simple steps. At the Erb Memorial Union’s Ballroom at 7 p.m. on Thursday, an audience of … Continue reading

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Visiting professor lectures on colonialism and rule of law

“This is like a movie I would watch!” said a front row audience member. “You aren’t the first person to say that…” speaker Keally McBride responded. McBride lectured last Friday on British colonialism and the rule of law as a … Continue reading

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A Night of “Enchantment” with Guy Kawasaki

Booming laughs, loud cheers and countless rounds of applause could be heard coming out of the EMU ballroom Thursday night. But it wasn’t noise from a concert or stand-up comedy show, it came from 335 people filling the ballroom to … Continue reading

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Latin American Activist Speaks to Celebrate Ben Linder’s Life

On Friday, April 27th at 4:30pm, a crowd of approximately 60 gathered in the historic Gerlinger lounge to remember Ben Linder, a mechanical engineer from Portland who worked in Nicaragua to build a hydroelectric dam. Linder was killed 25 years … Continue reading

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Global climate change in the American mind

The amount of Americans who are very worried about global warming has decreased from 17 percent in 2009 to 9 percent in 2011, despite the current negative effects of climate change taking place, an environmental studies professor said Wednesday. Over … Continue reading

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Global climate change in the American mind

The amount of Americans who are very worried about global warming has decreased from 17 percent in 2009 to 9 percent in 2011, despite the current negative effects of climate change taking place, an environmental studies professor said Wednesday. Over … Continue reading

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University of Oregon Alumnis is “The New Now”

Architecture professors and faculty welcome back a former University of Oregon student who is taking the skills and knowledge he learned at the university and transforming the traditional ways of design. University of Oregon alumnus Thomas Kosbau returned to the … Continue reading

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