Knight Campus

Oregon legislative chambers
March 28

UO’s Knight Campus gets first hearing in state Legislature

Lawmakers also continue budget debate and plan hearings on other education issues in April
Phil Knight with UO President Michael Schill
March 23

Knight Campus mirrors larger trend seen in New York, Schill says

The UO president was interviewed about a burst of new university construction in the city
Patrick Phillips
March 21

Knight Campus town hall meeting slated for April 4

The public gathering will provide updates on the progress of the $1 billion initiative
UO entrance sign
March 3

UO board authorizes expenditures for Knight Campus

The decision allows the university to spend up to $20 million to start work on the project
Patrick Phillips looking into a microscope in the lab
February 21

A UO lab digs into worms in the quest to lengthen human life

The UO’s Patrick Phillips helps tackle a problem of reproducibility while studying potential anti-aging compounds
Patrick Phillips
February 16

Report: Knight Campus gains momentum, national attention

Acting director Patrick Phillips updates the campus community on the initiative's progress
Phil Knight with UO President Michael Schill
February 7

Penny and Phil Knight were America’s top donors in 2016

The couple's $500 million gift to the UO vaulted them to No. 1 in the nation
Collage of construction and building images
January 30

Knight Campus team selects Oregon-based construction firm

Hoffman Construction will be the construction manager/general contractor
Collage of images of projects from the architectural firms
January 18

Knight Campus will begin to take shape with selection of architects

Bora Architects of Portland and Ennead Architects of New York will design the buildings
Andrea Steiger working in the lab
December 29

A designer molecule offers new hope for damaged cells

Researchers in Michael Pluth's lab unveil a molecule that could someday counter oxidative stress