Media week: UO scholars in the news in recent weeks

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UO researchers and scholars were recently featured in stories about blockchain, female mathematicians, daylight saving time and earthquakes, among other topics.

Ana-Maurine Lara, an author and assistant professor in anthropology, provided expert commentary for a story about the singer Amara La Negra on NBC News.

Here are some other places where UO researchers were mentioned in the media:

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