In The News

Image of melting globe
March 14

Law professor defends climate change research by the EPA

Greg Dotson writes in The Conversation that the agency has been researching climate for decades
An industrial robot
March 14

Don't fear the robot, UO network engineer says in article

Jonathan Brewer of the Network Startup Resource Center was interviewed by Voice of America
Grad Walk, commencement 2016
March 8

UO, ASUO presidents call for more investment in higher ed

Affordable college will return dividends to the state, an op-ed commentary says
Newspapers stacked on a laptop
March 7

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

Researchers were sought out for stories ranging from microbiomes to bathrooms
David Conover
March 7

Questions on federal research funding raise concern at UO

Officials write that it's not yet clear if less money will be available
Blackboard with words 'solution' and 'problem'
March 7

'Solutions journalism' goes beyond basic news, profs write

The approach looks at problems as well as possible fixes
Law professor Liz Tippett
February 28

Law professor says sex harassment is common at tech firms

Liz Tippett looks at the recent furor at Uber in The Conversation
A stack of newspapers
February 27

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

Stories looked at mice and meditation, Uber and sexism and new exoplanets
The presidential seal on a podium
February 27

Trump's media battles could make journalism stronger, profs say

Nicole Dahmen and Seth Lewis say reporters may have to find new sources
Mark Thoma
February 27

Mark Thoma discusses concern over spin on economic data

The UO economist says politicizing data would damage research