Academics and Research

Roben Itchoak walking out of the Knight Library
June 26

Class digs deep into life stories to help understand Latino Roots

A two-term class goes deep to bring the lives of underrepresented people into the light
How streams of dark matter may appear around bright objects in space
June 22

UO theorists hope to shine some light on dark matter

Experiments based mostly on the Standard Model have not yet produced anticipated discoveries
Tasia Smith
June 20

UO researchers and scholars receive interdisciplinary awards

Faculty receive a financial boost to help seed promising scholarship
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
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
Breanne Schnell
June 15

UO students earn national scholarships to study abroad

Seventeen students received prestigious scholarships for world travel
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
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