This Week at the Uo
Byline: The Register-Guard
Workshop - 2 p.m. Learn to knit or polish your skills. Materials provided to beginning and volunteer knitters. Room 318, Erb Memorial Union. Free.
International Week - 11:30 a.m. International Week kicks off with the opening parade along East 13th Avenue. The event continues all week; Monday's events feature music and dance. Various locations. Free. 346-4387.
Film - 4 p.m. A lecture and documentary featuring the film "Our Nation: A Korean Punk Rock Community" documenting the rise of a new youth subculture in Korea. Room 111, Lillis Hall. Free. 346-1521.
Lecture - 7 p.m. B. Rosemary Grant and Peter Grant will discuss "Evolution of Darwin's Finches," focusing on their work on evolution and the finches in the Galapagos Islands. Room 100, Willamette Hall. Free. 346-4581.
International Week - All day. International Week continues with events featuring arts and crafts. Various locations. Free. 346-4387.
Lecture - Noon. Tina Boscha, writer and research analyst, discusses "River in the Sea: A Novel." Room 330, Hendricks Hall. Free. 346-5015.
Lecture - 4 p.m. The inaugural "Thinker In Residence" lecture features Vijay Prashad, international studies professor at Trinity College, discussing "Ethnic Studies Inside Out: An Analysis of the Limitations of Ethnic Studies in Neo-Liberal Times." Lecture hall, Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art. Free. 346-0936.
Discussion - 7:30 p.m. Eva Hoffman's book "Lost in Translation" will be discussed as part of the "Let's Talk About It: Jewish Literature - Identity and Imagination" discussion series. Martha Ravits will facilitate. Browsing Room, Knight Library. Free. 346-1930.
International Week - All day. The events feature Earth Day. Various locations. Free. 346-4387.
Workshop - 10 a.m. Vijay Prashad, international studies professor at Trinity College, will conduct a student activist workshop for UO students. Fir Room, Erb Memorial Union. Free. 346-0123.
Lecture - Noon. The International Resource Center hosts the first in a series of lunchtime presentations by international students who have personally affected by war. Today, Amal Eqeiq discusses "There is Here: The Thin Borders of War." International Resource Center, Erb Memorial Union. Free. 346-1333.
Lecture - 3 p.m. Professor Jonathan Levine will discuss "Zoned Out: Regulation, Markets and Choice in Transportation. …