Academics and Research

UO doctoral student Lindsay Gulgatch works with young girl
December 3

Grants will help boost the pool of special education teachers

UO researchers have lead roles in training teachers involved in autism and English learning
Basking shark
December 2

A big shark helps two students attack water pollution

A project in a College of Design class resulted in a new kind of water filter
Hands carving a Thanksgiving turkey
November 27

Thanksgiving is a good time to dish up a serving of history

History, myth-making and the folkways of food have all helped shape America's ideas of Thanksgiving.
The late Iranian poet Forugh Farrokhzad
November 25

Honors college student searches for the 'her' in feminist poetry

Recent grad Elmira Louie spent two years writing new translations of a prominent Iranian poet
Native language words
November 21

UO to host indigenous language workshop this summer

Oregon’s Northwest Indian Language Institute will partner with Miami University of Ohio
Commencement 2019
November 20

The UO's four- and six-year graduation rates reach new high

The numbers show the university reaching a goal set by President Schill a year early
Brain scans
November 19

Grant could make UO concussion program a national model

The Centers for Disease Control is providing $2.2 million to evaluate a UO program
Evi Hernandez Hill collects biology samples
November 18

Scholarship program helps science majors become teachers

Four recipients of the NSF-funded program will be honored at a Nov. 21 signing ceremony
Alphabet chart of the Tututni language
November 18

UO, federal initiative to aid revitalization of native languages

It is the first partnership of its kind with a non-Native American institute of higher education
Hog in a filbert orchard
November 14

UO biology student recruits hogs to help hazelnuts

Pigs could be a natural way to keep a worm found in native white oaks out of filbert orchards