Academics and Research

Bacteria with genetic switches illuminated
May 10

UO research team one of three Kavli microbiome grant recipients

Brendan Bohannan, Karen Guillemin and Raghuveer Parthasarathy receive a $340,000 award
Baby wearing audio recording vest
May 9

Researchers are trying to get an earful of what babies hear

A UO psychology prof and grad student are studying what infants hear to learn more about their development
May 8

UO joins Global PDX, creating seed grant for international research

The new match is expected to enhance opportunities for UO researchers to collaborate with nonprofits on international research and development
Science students
May 8

Academic Extension offers teachers online K-12 science help

The program helps teachers meet new standards for science education
Chris Doe
May 3

UO biologist elected to the National Academy of Sciences

Chris Doe is recognized for his work in developmental biology and stem cell research
Painting of Dante Aligheiri
May 2

Dante Society to hold first-ever West Coast meeting at the UO

The weekend gathering will bring together scholars from across the country
A view of the 2014 Grad Forum
May 2

Forum will highlight research by UO graduate students

The annual gathering will be held May 12 in the Erb Memorial Union
Sarah Hashiguchi with her room design
May 1

Design students partner with prisoners to improve furniture

The class helped design and fabricate prototype furnishings for more than 300 rooms in Bean Hall, which is being renovated
Student Alivia Nelson
April 28

A new major helps students make music that pops

New popular music degree offers students the chance to pursue their passion with the flexibility to double major
English professor Ben Saunders
April 26

UO English prof helps decode superheroes in new documentary

Ben Saunders, who co-founded the UO comic and cartoon studies program, is part of the four-hour, two-part series

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