CGO Activities

The CGO encourages its members to be involved in extra-curricular activities on campus and in the community, and to provide leadership whenever possible. These are just a few of the many things that our students have been doing since joining the group:


Caleb Hugel, CGO15, with US Supreme Court Justice John Roberts

Alaska Institute for Justice

Amirim Israel Volunteer Program, Modavive

Congressman Peter DeFazio’s office

Eugene Magazine

Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program
Oregon State Penitentiary

Japanese Representative Office of Oregon in Tokyo

Latina Connections

No Lost Generation/US Department of State

Oregon Research Institute

Peace and Reconciliation Group
Derry, Northern Ireland

Senator Jeff Merkley’s office

St Columb’s House, Derry/ Londonderry, Northern Ireland

Teach for America

UO International Student Association

UO Student Alumni Association

US Court of Appeals, Portland


Volunteer, Service, and Involvement on and off ccampus

CGO students mentor and teach at-risk youth in the Lane County Juvenile Justice Center

Some of our students mentor and teach at-risk youth, and these four CGO students, Patrick 16, Nina 15, Mika 14, and Kate 15, have all interned in the Oregon State Penitentiary as well.

ASUO Constitution Court, Associate Justice, ASUO President

Beyond War, Founder, Publicity & Outreach Coordinator

Big Brother Big Sisters of Lane County

Blanchet House, Portland

Campus Ministry

Cascade Climate Network, Coordinator

Clark Honors Introductory Program Student Instructor, Rights and Incarceration

Clark Honors College Student Association, Diversity Coordinator

College Democrats

Duck Corps

Food for Lane County Farm

Food Not Bombs

Genocide Prevention Initiative, Steering Committee

Greater Oakridge Area Trail Stewards

Inside-Out Instructor

International Student Association, Social Media Director

Jewish Student Union, President

Jewish World Watch, Anti-Genocide Fellow

Kultura Pilipinas, Treasurer

KWVA, News Reporter

Lane County Animal Shelter

Lane County Republican Central Committee, Alternate Delegate

Oregon Federation of College Republicans, Chairman

Oregon Young Republicans, National Committeeman

Safe Ride

Sail & Aspire

Serbu Juvenile Justice Center, At-risk Youth Mentors & Garden Tutor

Sexual Assault Support Services

Helping out at Food For Lane County, Fall 2013.

Helping out at Food For Lane County, Fall 2013.

Sexual Wellness Advocacy Team

Sponsors Re-Entry Services

Student Affairs Advisory Council, Vice-President

Student Sustainability Coalition, Director-at-Large

Take Back the Night

Unbound, University of Oregon’s Literary Arts Magazine, Co-Editor-in-Chief

UO Catholic Ministries

UO Marching Band

UO Slam Poetry Team, Founding Member

UO Slow Food

UO UNICEF student organization, Co-President

UO Women’s Center

UO Women’s Rugby Team

UO Women’s Ultimate Frisbee Championship Team