Academics and Research

Zebrafish swim in tank in a UO facility
October 20

UO zebrafish study sheds light on how microbes are shared

Study provides fundamental new information on how microbial dispersal influences the guts of animals
Islamic feminism symbol
October 20

Symposium will investigate themes of Islamic feminism

he multidisciplinary event on Oct. 27 explores the women’s mosque movement
Waterfall in the forest of Tanzania's Udzungwa Mountains National Park
October 19

Study says forest biodiversity is now in critical condition

UO Provost Jayanth Banavar helps an international team develop a new way to project forest diversity
Leslie Opp-Beckman
October 17

UO, Voice of America develop new English teaching program

A UO program used in Lebanon is now being adapted for use worldwide
Image illustrates a ligand binding with a protein (Creative Commons)
October 17

Illness slows but can’t stop a UO discovery on protein motion

When a UO doctoral student sought treatment for cancer, he kept working on his research, landing a paper in a top physics journal
Collage of research photos
October 16

UO recorded nearly $115 million in research funding in 2016-17

Research and innovation at the University of Oregon continued to fuel the state’s economy in 2016-17, when the UO landed nearly $124 million in competitive g
Artist conception of neutron star collision
October 16

Stars collide, and UO scientists help track another cosmic first

A new ripple in spacetime offers tantalizing clues about the nature of the universe
Painting depicting African culture in Mexico
October 13

Workshop to explore African-American intellectual history

The mini-conference will be held Saturday, Oct. 21 in the EMU
Singers in church
October 13

Medieval mashup by UO prof inspires new ‘Da Vinci Code’ novel

Craig Phillips uses the famed naturalist's writings as the basis of a secular Mass
Student looking through microscope
October 12

Kickoff marks launch of new undergraduate research center

The event will be held Oct. 17 at 4 p.m. in Global Scholars Hall

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