Academics and Research

Ted Fremd
September 26

UO researcher honored with international paleontology award

Ted Fremd of the Museum of Natural and Cultural History received the Skinner Award
Ducks women cross-country runners during a meet
September 26

UO leads study seeking new ways to avoid stress fractures

Human physiology’s Mike Hahn is leading a team on a three-year Pac-12 project to curtail future injuries
UO neuroimaging lab
September 11

UO joins forces with OHSU for three-day neuroscience event

The Flux Congress symposium will draw neuroscience researchers to Portland Sept. 16-18
Image shows two students in the internship program at work in a UO optics lab
September 10

Interviews await UO students seeking industrial internships

Master's Industrial Internship Program enters its 20th year and is now a graduate training program under the Knight Campus
Science library big data screen
September 8

Schill announces interdisciplinary data science initiative

Eight new faculty members in multiple disciplines will be hired as part of the effort
Researcher in lab
September 6

Workshop aims to boost NSF graduate research fellowships

The UO wants to help more graduate students secure the prized research grants
Image shows activity at an Oregon retail marijuana business (Anna Reed, Statesman Journal, via AP)
September 5

Oregon's legalization quickly cut Washington border pot sales

UO study also provides perspective on the movement of legally purchased marijuana across state lines into neighboring states
Students next to green neon lights
September 1

Workshop will help students design green products — in color

Sustainable Invention Immersion Week is a chance to invent a new eco-friendly product
Neskowin Ghost Forest and Proposal Rock, remnants of the Cascadia earthquake in 1700 (Blacklist Media/Flickr)
August 30

Grad student helps coast residents prep for tsunami escape

To complete a master’s degree in landscape architecture, Bryn Davis studies a childhood vacation spot and proposes improvements to a pedestrian path
Image shows early Greek text on a tablet
August 28

Professor's translation to give critical witness to Islam’s rise

Stephen Shoemaker will use a national humanities grant to modernize the words of an early book about the 614 conquest of Jerusalem

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