Academics and Research

Tasia Smith
June 20

UO researchers and scholars receive interdisciplinary awards

Faculty receive a financial boost to help seed promising scholarship
Children learning drumming
June 16

SOJC project shines a light on modern Native American life

Professor Torsten Kjellstrand and five students document how tribal members live today
The Fenn Ranger Station in Idaho
June 16

Historic ranger station becomes field school for preservationists

Students in historic preservation will spend a month studying the 80-year-old building
Pacific Ocean
June 15

A UO grad student is on the trail of a weird jellyfish invasion

Researchers from NOAA and the UO are trying to understand increasing numbers of tubular pyrosomes that are disrupting coastal fishing operations
Breanne Schnell
June 15

UO students earn national scholarships to study abroad

Seventeen students received prestigious scholarships for world travel
Dave Koranda walking across stage
June 13

SOJC instructor receives national distinguished educator award

Advertising instructor Dave Koranda was honored by the American Advertising Federation
Students working with a camera.
June 12

Cinema studies to become a formal department

CAS will be the academic home for the department, with faculty also from SOJC
Faculty Excellence Award medallion
June 9

Provost announces the recipients of Faculty Excellence Awards

The awards recognize a commitment to world-class research and teaching
Kiara Kashuba working at a food bank
June 9

Table is set for the inaugural graduation of food studies minors

Eight undergraduate students will graduate this spring and summer with a minor in food studies, the first such degrees awarded in the program’s history.
Geri Richmond
June 6

American Chemical Society gives top award to UO's Geri Richmond

The National Medal of Science winner will receive the 2018 Priestley Medal next March in New Orleans

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