College of Arts and Sciences

Art depicts a mouse exploring its environmentMouse explores its environment along a path represented by neurons (Art by Ann Mari Amundsgard, Norwegian University of Science and Technology)
March 27

UO mouse study explores brain region hit early in Alzheimer's

Using mice, researchers with UO-Norway ties gain new insights on how certain memories form
'What is Life?' logo
March 20

Conference delves into how media permeates everyday life

The event will explore the connection between communication and a range of human endeavors
Teacher works with students in the Kids in Transition to School program
March 20

Readiness program improves focus, learning in preschoolers

Pre-kindergarten intervention gains positive results ahead of wider adoption
Neurons adhering to fractal interconnects
March 15

OQ: Taylor lab keeps eye on the prize of fractal vision implant

Research at the UO could one day help restore age-related vision loss
UO junior Manju Bangalore
March 13

UO junior named a finalist for a coveted Truman Scholarship

Manju Bangalore, a physics and math major, hopes to become an astronaut
Don and Willie Tykeson
March 13

Trio of top educators honored with Tykeson Teaching Awards

The faculty members were recognized for their dedication to students and ability to generate interest in their fields
Swimming Pacific sea nettles off the Oregon coast
March 13

Hold the anchovies; Pacific jellyfish have a taste for them

UO-led study finds that the largest jellyfish off the Oregon Coast prefer anchovy eggs to other items in their dining path
DNA strand
March 9

Powell gift supports fledgling UO Center for Genome Function

The investment will help researchers better understand human genetics
Greenland fjord filled with ice (Photo by Rosemary Camozzi)
March 8

Cascade: Greenland's melting glaciers forecast a rising tide

Research by Earth sciences professor David Sutherland is revealing clues about climate change
Reza Rejaie at his desk
March 7

UO computer scientist honored for taming online streaming

Research by Reza Rejaie is often cited, but his claim to fame is making it easier to enjoy online audio and videos

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