Academics and Research

Elizabeth Budd
October 21

Activity helps kids stay fit, says UO cluster hire Elizabeth Budd

The new addition to the health cluster is ready to help kids and communities live healthy lives
SOJC graduate students
October 14

SOJC graduate students students tackle Portland's air problem

Multimedia journalism graduate students created a website to report on the issue
Nicole Giuliani
October 14

Brain food: Nicole Giuliani looks to the mind to study food choices

As part the new Health Promotion and Obesity Prevention Initiative, she hopes to tap brain processes to adjust how people view what they eat
A meeting in Portland on the housing crisis
October 13

SOJC helps Portland tackle its looming housing crisis

The broad-based community collaboration supports inclusive public conversations that drive solutions
Craig Kauffman
October 13

Work on Earth law nets U.N. appointment for professor

Craig Kauffman is one of the few researchers delving into the new field of Earth jurisprudence
Researcher Karl Mueller working on lab equipment at the PNNL
October 13

New agreement with national lab opens doors for UO scientists

The deal expands the partnership between the UO and the Pacific Northwest National Lab
Members of the UO's Tribal Advisory Council
October 10

Renewed Sapsik'ʷałá grant supports tribal education

The grant helps train Native American teachers to work with native youth
Tasia Smith
October 7

Tasia Smith looks to build partnerships in new health cluster

Smith led collaborative interventions in Florida and the Bronx
Artist image of electricity-generating wave buoys.
October 6

AAA students nab top spot in world energy design competition

AAA students proposed wave energy converters that combine art and function
Third-year UO law students Donovan Bonner (left) and Brent Sutten
October 6

Bonneville Power Administration harnesses law student energy

Two UO law students spend a summer clerking for the BPA in Portland