Quack Chats

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Quack Chats

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Quack Chats are opportunities for people in the community to engage with UO faculty members. Guests are invited to attend pub talks or other speaking events on and off campus, or join a faculty member for a Run with a Researcher. All events are free.

Quack Chats Pub Talks

WHEN: 6:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m.
WHERE: Ax Billy Grill & Sports Bar at the Downtown Athletic Club, 999 Willamette Street, Eugene
COST: Free
CONTACT: For questions, contact uonews@uoregon.edu or 541-346-3314
PARKING: Validated parking is available at the city garage between the club and Oak Street

Whitney Wagoner, director of the UO’s Warsaw Sports Marketing Center, delivering a pub talk, Super Bowl unveiled: Behind the business of the big game

The audience at Whitney Wagoner's pub talk, Super Bowl unveiled: Behind the business of the big game

Whitney Wagoner, director of the UO’s Warsaw Sports Marketing Center, delivering a pub talk, Super Bowl unveiled: Behind the business of the big game

Upcoming Quack Chats Events

“Beyond the Spotted Owl: The History of Timber Workers and Environmentalism in the Pacific Northwest”
Feb5
“Beyond the Spotted Owl: The History of Timber...Feb 5
6:00 p.m.
Downtown Athletic Club
Ideas on Tap: Race, Democracy, and Boundaries of Belonging
Feb5
Ideas on Tap: Race, Democracy, and Boundaries of...Feb 5
6:00 p.m.
Viking Braggot Co. Southtowne
Your Order Has Shipped: Exploring the Impacts of E-Commerce on Cities
Feb19
Your Order Has Shipped: Exploring the Impacts of...Feb 19
6:00 p.m.
Downtown Athletic Club
From Digital to Dungeons: Female Gamers and Dungeons and Dragons’ Inclusive Play
Mar4
From Digital to Dungeons: Female Gamers and...Mar 4
6:00 p.m.
Downtown Athletic Club
Ideas on Tap: Where is My Arm?
Mar4
Ideas on Tap: Where is My Arm?Mar 4
6:00 p.m.
Viking Braggot Co. Southtowne
Ideas on Tap: The Truth About Dishonesty
Apr1
Ideas on Tap: The Truth About DishonestyApr 1
6:00 p.m.
Viking Braggot Co. Southtowne

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Quack Chats in the News

January 17

Tien-Tien Yu is taking a new approach in the search for the universe's elusive dark matter

January 3

UO psychologist Elliot Berkman will talk about how people can change their habits

December 6

Neuroscientist Cristopher Niell will talk about research with mice and octopuses Dec. 11

November 8

Five trips to Antarctica opened a window for John Postlethwait on how icefish adapted

 

Quack Chats Experts

Ken Prehoda

Ken Prehoda
Chemistry and Biochemistry

Ulrich Mayr

Ulrich Mayr
Psychology

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