Betsy Boyd, Assoc. VP of Federal Affairs, University of Oregon. Before joining UO in 2000, Boyd worked for Congressman Peter DeFazio (D-Springfield) for fourteen years. She serves as a liaison between the university and Oregon’s congressional delegation. Jeff Mapes, Senior Political Reporter, Oregon Public Broadcasting. Mapes has been covering Oregon politics since […]
Margaret Hallock, former director of the Wayne Morse Center. Hallock is a Ph.D economist who has been active in economic and labor policy since 1974. She is the founding director of the Wayne Morse Center since 1988 an was the director of the UO’s Labor Education and Research Center. Ellen Herman, professor […]
A symposium hosted by Wayne Morse Resident Scholar Erik Girvan and the UO Appropriate Dispute Resolution Center. Girvan is an Assistant Professor at the University of Oregon School of Law, where he teaches courses in civil litigation, the psychology and law of discrimination, and the psychology of conflict. Erik’s research, published in law reviews and […]
This panel discussion features four experts on Oregon education and funding: Adam Davis, founder of DHM Research; Oregon State Senator Sara Gelser; Colt Gill, Bethel School District superintendent; and John Tapogna, president of ECONorthwest.
Join us as we honor our dear friend and Wayne Morse Resident Scholar, Jerry Rosiek and his recent book, Resegregation as Curriculum: The Meaning of the New Racial Segregation in U.S. Public Schools. Rosiek is an Associate Professor here at University of Oregon and teaches Education Studies. His areas of teaching and research consist of […]
Featuring Wayne Au, associate professor at University of Washington Bothell, and educator/activist Jesse Hagopian. Sponsored by CAPE with support from a Wayne Morse Center Project Grant. Au’s academic focuses fall under education theory and teaching for social justice, specifically high-stakes testing, critical educational theory and practice, curriculum studies, and multicultural education. He serves on the […]
Featuring UO President Michael Schill. Schill became the 18th president of the University of Oregon in 2015. He previously served as the dean and Harry N. Wyatt Professor of Law at the University of Chicago Law School. President Schill is an expert in the fields of property, real estate, and housing law and policy. He […]
Featuring Kim Williams, Portland State University. An associate professor of political science at PSU, Williams also directs the Center for Women, Politics & Policy in PSU’s Hatfield School of Government. She previously taught at the Harvard Kennedy School. Her research focuses on race and immigration in American politics. Williams is the author of Mark One […]