In The News

LERC sign image
February 22

LERC's Gordon Lafer discusses right-to-work in NPR interview

The laws are generally used to hurt, not help, unions, Lafer says
image of mice in a nest
February 22

Study of meditating mice at the UO draws media play

UO biology, psychology and neuroscience researchers publish study on benefits of mindfulness in mice
Newspapers stacked on a laptop
February 20

Media week: UO scholars in the news in the past week

UO experts were sought in stories on music, gut bacteria and science funding under Trump
Skyline image of Portland
February 20

Portland Business Journal spotlights new UO Portland building

The UO’s Portland-based executive MBA and sports product management programs now have a building of their own, a change recently highlighted in the Portland
The Energy Studies in Buildings Laboratory Climate Chamber
February 17

UO work on indoor bacteria featured on Mother Nature Network

The story features work on the microbiology of indoor environments
Héctor Tobar
February 16

Journalism prof writes about Trump and facts in NYT op-ed

Héctor Tobar says the president only gives up a falsehood when he feels he won
An Iraqi child being interviewed on video
February 15

Grad student's video explores the life of a refugee family

Journalism student Zach Putnam interviewed a family now living in Beaverton
Tim Duy
February 15

Tim Duy says Fed should rethink balance sheet reductions

Duy wrote an article for Bloomberg praising the approach of Fed member James Bullard
Anita Weiss
February 15

Professor discusses honor killings at international conference

Professor Anita Weiss was a panel member at the Karachi event
Hongmi Lee (far left) and Brice Kuhl (second from right) with other lab members.
February 9

Article looks at UO research producing images from brain scans

Psychology professor Brice Kuhl and grad student Hongmi Lee are featured