UO researchers share expertise on COVID-19, May 17-21

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From the New York Times to the Washington Post, University of Oregon researchers have been at the forefront of media coverage around COVID-19 as journalists seek out experts on the national and world response, reaction and preparation for the virus.

Here are some of the stories featuring UO faculty members from the week of May 17-21:

From May 21:

Remove vaccine barriers for Latinx communities
Statesman Journal: Lynn Stephen, Phillip H. Knight Chair and professor of anthropology, University of Oregon; and Timothy Herrera, UO doctoral candidate, contributed to the piece.

8 ways to approach a return to school
Futurity: The release features research by UO College of Education professors Jennifer Ruef and Sarah Stapleton.

From May 20:

What Happens When Americans Can Finally Exhale
The Atlantic: The story mentions research by UO psychology professor Paul Slovic.