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June 4

GenEd Renaissance, Episode II: The redesign continues

Seven new projects funded as part of the effort to redesign the general education core curriculum.
Oil-marred Santa Barbara beach on first day of spill
June 4

UO's Erlandson answers plea from California's Chumash Indians

His earlier experience on the Exxon-Valdez oil spill came back into play when another spill threatened archaeological sites near Santa Barbara.
Shannon Boettcher
June 3

UO's Boettcher wins Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award

The UO chemist will use the funds to enhance his research on solar water splitting technology.
Latino Roots Celebration
June 1

Latino Roots Celebration to showcase student films on immigration experience

Several student-produced documentaries will be shown, and speakers will discuss the contributions of Latino immigrants.
Shannon Boettcher
May 26

Clusters hiring launches with focus on basic and applied sciences

National leading researchers are being recruited to help boost the UO's leadership in areas seen as critical to emerging scientific challenges.
Katherine Pears and Phillip Fisher
May 19

Joint study suggests ways to help foster kids cope with school moves

Findings from comprehensive data collection show foster children change schools a lot, but they do better when they enter kindergarten prepared.
Jennifer Freyd
May 18

UO's Jennifer Freyd to discuss institutional betrayal in South Africa

As a guest of the International Women's Forum, she plans to address what trauma looks like and how institutions can move forward.
May 15

Stephen Shoemaker named a fellow of Radcliffe Institute

UO religious studies professor Stephen Shoemaker has been named a fellow of The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University for the 2015–16
May 15

Romance languages to hold spring social and awards ceremony

The Department of Romance Languages is hosting the 2015 Spring Social and Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, May 19.
Josh Snodgrass
May 13

Josh Snodgrass honored with national academic advising award

The anthropology professor is involved in First-Year Programs and College Scholars and was a Williams Fellow in 2012.

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