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The Racist Pasts That Monuments Can Hide

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The Sound of Victory Launched

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Seven Faculty Members Receive Distinguished Teaching Awards, Including Our Very Own Professor Michael Hames-Garcia

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Class Makes Documentaries Through Remote Teaching

Professor Lynn Stephen and Professor Gabriela Martínez are not allowing the uncertain and unprecedented state of the world to prevent them, or their students, from pushing the boundaries of innovation. They have cleverly decided that while we enter this era of Zoom, why not capitalize on it? Why not use this tool to pave new roads, paths untraveled, or less taken? How? By using the platform to conduct documentary interviews.

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Sharon Luk

Ethnic Studies Associate Professor Sharon Luk one of ten faculty members to earn arts and humanities fellowships

Ten University of Oregon faculty members have been selected as the first recipients of the Presidential Fellows in Humanistic Studies awards. Each recipient will receive $13,000 to support research and creative projects. Read article here.

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La Serenata

Ernesto Martinez wins Imagen Award for "La Serenata"

Ernesto Javier Martínez, an associate professor of ethnic studies at the University of Oregon, won a prestigious Imagen Award for a short film he wrote, “La Serenata.”Read more:

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Ethnic Studies Professor Ernesto Martinez Featured in UO Publication

December 10, 2018 — “New children’s book, movie put a song in professor’s heart” in publication Around the OSee the article in its entirety here:

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Boy in Puerto Rico amid Maria destruction

Ethnic Studies Professor Alaí Reyes-Santos Is Featured in Around the O for Her Class’s Work in Puerto Rico

April 13, 2018 — By Emily Halnon, University Communications.  UO ethnic studies professor Alaí Reyes-Santos made a major revision to the curriculum for her “Race, Ethics, Justice” course last fall: She added a trip to Puerto Rico. Read more here.

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