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

Quack Chats ‘Welcome Mats and Moats with Alligators: The Real History of Mexican Immigration’
Oct23
Quack Chats ‘Welcome Mats and Moats with...Oct 23
6:00 p.m.
Downtown Athletic Club
Ideas on Tap: Town and Gown
Nov6
Ideas on Tap: Town and GownNov 6
6:00 p.m.
Viking Braggot Co. Southtowne Plaza
Ideas on Tap: Representation in Storytelling
Dec4
Ideas on Tap: Representation in StorytellingDec 4
6:00 p.m.
Viking Braggot Co. Southtowne Plaza

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Quack Chats in the News

October 4

Professor Glynne Walley will talk about senjafuda votive slips at the Oct. 9 event

September 20

Biologist Nadia Singh will talk about genetic recombination as a way to survive harsh conditions

July 4

Historian Vera Keller will talk about how research came about in a July 10 Quack Chat

June 6

Biologist Kelly Sutherland thinks the way jellies swim could be a model for new underwater vehicles

 

Quack Chats Experts

Ken Prehoda

Ken Prehoda
Chemistry and Biochemistry

Ulrich Mayr

Ulrich Mayr
Psychology

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