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2014-1015 Exhibits

 
Fall 2014 Fall Public Reception: Wednesday, October 9th, 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
   

Down the Ballot II: Candidates of Western Oregon University
Western Oregon University has a rich history of generating candidates for public office. Elective public services roles that alumni and staff have held include United States senators and representatives, justices on the Oregon Supreme Court, and a member of Canadian Parliament. This exhibit draws from the political memorabilia collection of WOU alumnus Carl Fisher.
2nd floor gallery ~ September 15 - December 5, 2014

   

Laugh or Cry: Cartoons by Rob Harriman, WOU Alumnus
Political cartoons are concise editorials on politicians, government and current cultural problems. Some make you laugh, some make you think, and others just leave you feeling uncomfortable. What is signifi cant one day may not be relevant the next; however, many political and social issues do present themselves again and again. The cartoons in this exhibit are
selected works drawn by WOU alumnus Rob Harriman between 1996 and 2007.
3rd floor Galleries~ September 15 - December 5, 2014
curators: Jerrie Lee Parpart & Joleen Braasch

   
 

Homecoming: Cheer, Yells & Spirit

1st floor Lobby ~ October 3 - December 5, 2014

   
   

Recent Faculty & Staff Publications
Ongoing rotating exhibit of faculty and staff publications
Representing: March to August 2014

   
Winter 2015  
   

Boycott! The Art of Economic Activism
An American Friends Service Committee traveling exhibit

The American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) and the Center for the Study of Political Graphics (CSPG) have created a traveling poster exhibition highlighting diverse historical boycott movements from the 1950s to the present. "Boycott! The Art of Economic Activism," features 58 posters from more than 20 boycotts, including the Montgomery Bus Boycott, United Farm Workers' grape and lettuce boycott, divestment from South Africa to protest Apartheid, boycotts of corporations using sweatshops, the Palestinian call for Boycott, Divest and Sanctions (BDS), and many others.

2nd floor gallery ~ January - mid-February 2015

   
 

Reverberations of the Great War
A SirS, Inc / Library of Congress traveling exhibit

2014-2018 marks the centennial of the Great War. "The War to End All Wars," - where methods and weaponry of modern warfare was born, tens of millions of people were killed or maimed, empires were distroyed - left the planet shaken and its peoples exhausted, cynical, and much less certain of the future. Augmenting the posters are poems written by soldiers selected by Dr. Henry Hughes. WOU Humanities.

3rd floor galleries ~ January - March, 2015

   
Spring 2015  
  ITC Centennial Celebration
A WOU Archives exhibit
2nd & 3rd floor galleries
January - March 2015
   
  Professional Concerns Art Students (tentative)
Senior art students present their work
3rd floor galleries 
early June 2015
   

Recent Faculty & Staff Publications
Ongoing rotating exhibit of faculty and staff publications
Representing: September 2014 - February 2015

   
Future Exhibits
   
Fall 2015  
   

Recent Faculty & Staff Publications
Ongoing rotating exhibit of faculty and staff publications
Representing: March - August 2015

   
Winter 2016  
   
Spring 2016  
  Current Works by Suellen Johnson
2nd floor gallery
April - June 2016
   
  Professional Concerns Art Students (tentative)
Senior art students present their work
3rd floor galleries 
early June 2016
   

Recent Faculty & Staff Publications
Ongoing rotating exhibit of faculty and staff publications
Representing: September 2015 - February 2016

   
   
   
 
 

 

 

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