This Week at the Uo
Byline: The Register-Guard
Commencement - 1 p.m. The UO School of Law graduation ceremony will include U.S. Rep. Earl Blumenauer as the featured speaker. Hult Center, downtown Eugene. Reception to follow at Knight Law Center. Free. 346-1558.
Lecture - 2 p.m. Nancy Miller, City University of New York, will discuss "I Killed My Grandmother: Autobiography, Photography and the Story of the Name." Part of the romance languages speaker series. Browsing Room, Knight Library. Free. 346-0957.
Lecture - 4 p.m. Notre Dame anthropology professor Agustin Fuentes will discuss "It is Not All About Sex and Violence: Integrated Anthropological Perspectives on Cooperation and Social Complexity in Humans." Gerlinger Lounge, Gerlinger Hall. Free. 346-5289.
Streisinger Lecture - 4 p.m. University of Washington genome sciences professor Maynard Olson will discuss "What Is a Wild-Type Human?" Reception to follow. Room 150, Columbia Hall. Free. 346-5154.
Lecture - Noon. Psychology graduate student Lisa DeMarni Cromer will discuss "Bias in Believing Accounts of Child Abuse: The Role of Participant Gender, Media and Characteristics of Reported Abuse." Room 330, Hendricks Hall. Free. 346-5015.
Lecture - Noon. Student Zabihullah Noori from Afghanistan will discuss "Me: Another Victim of War." Part of the series "Global Views: The Impact of War on Students' Lives." International Resource Center, Erb Memorial Union. Free. 346-1333.
Lecture - 6 p.m. Phil Berry, director of manufacturing for Nike, will discuss "Implementing Sustainability in the Nike Footwear Supply Chain." Berry will talk about projects that minimize environmental effects of the footwear life cycle. Room 211, Lillis Hall. Free.
University Day - All day. Students join in projects to clean and beautify campus. Check-in at lawn in front of Collier House. UO campus. Free. 346-1141.
Lecture - Noon. Visiting political science professor Sangbum Shin will discuss "Institutional Inertia: The Six Party Talks and the Future of Two Koreas." Room 159, Prince Lucien Campbell Hall. Free. 346-1521.
Lecture - 12:30 p.m. Planning, public policy and management professors Rich Margerum and Marc Schlossberg will discuss the evolving fields of collaborative decision making and community walkability. Frazier Hearth, Room 119, Hendricks Hall. Free. 346-3635.
Lecture - 4 p.m. Professor George Gollin of the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana will discuss "Hijacking Liberia and Other Unspeakable Acts: Diploma Mills in a Networked World. …