The Weekly Wrap is an update each Friday morning from the Office of Strategic Communications. It provides highlights of news you may have missed during the week and showcases UO stories about amazing students, faculty, staff and alumni.
UO in the News
The Register-Guard: The editorial board provided its viewpoint on the investiture address by UO President Michael Gottfredson.
Science Daily: UO Biologist Philip Washbourne suggests new potential gene therapies for autism spectrum disorders.
UO on the Web
AroundtheO: Last week, President Gottfredson paid surprise visits to a trio of educators and presented them with Crystal Apple awards.
AroundtheO: Business student Brice Helm won a full ride to a Dutch university with his plan for branding sustainably farmed eggs.
KEZI: Students got a taste of pet ownership at the bi-annual Rent-A-Pooch fundraiser for Greenhill Humane Society.
Did you know?
The University of Oregon is the only university in the nation to play in a BCS Bowl in football, NCAA Sweet 16 in men’s basketball and earn a top 8 national seed in baseball this year.