Academics and Research

Elliot Berkman
April 20

Study finds social interaction before economic transactions raises fairness

UO professors blended social and economic models to study how people cooperate better when negotiations begin.
April 15

2015 UO Research Excellence Award recipients announced

The awards highlight UO faculty members whose reseach stands out as examples of the university's exploration and innovation.
Illustration of April 5 Splash Event (ATLAS Experiment © 2015 CERN)
April 14

UO physicists to seek dark matter particles when collider resumes

With a doubling of energy for particle collisions, a window may open to reach into 'hypothetical new physics,' says David Strom. 
Charlotte Rheingold
April 14

UO undergraduate to present her research at national conference

Charlotte Rheingold will speak about the ways climate change research is translated into indigenous languages.
UO Goldwater Scholars Kyla Martichuski and John Gillies
April 7

Two UO juniors named 2015 Goldwater Scholars

The prestigious awards recognize top undergraduate students for their research in science, math and engineering.
Ben Hansen
April 6

UO economist: DUII laws have helped reduce reoffenses

Punishments under current thresholds in Washington are reducing repeat offenses, but violators at the aggravated level are involved in most fatalities.
Iván Sandoval Cervantes
April 6

CSWS awards more than $110,000 in research grants

The funded projects span the university and represent departments in several schools and colleges.
March 31

Sustainable City Year program to partner with city of Redmond

More than 400 University of Oregon students will work on city projects during the 2015-16 academic year.
2015-16 Agora Faculty Fellows
March 31

Three J-School profs awarded Agora faculty fellowships

Agora Center fellowships allow faculty to pursue projects that help advance communications and democracy.
Lynn Stephen
March 31

Professor Lynn Stephen honored for her book on Oaxacan uprising

The book is credited with giving a voice to the men and women who took part in the 2006 uprising.

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