Academics and Research

Scott Fitzpatrick on the island of Palau
September 29

Early Pacific islanders may have been the first conservationists

UO study shines new light on resource management more than 1,000 years ago
Don Daniels in Papua New Guinea
September 27

UO professor receives sought-after NSF Career Award

UO linguistics professor Don Daniels will document languages in Papua New Guinea
Family eating together
September 24

How parents feed kids is linked to emotional eating, study says

Researchers also looked at the role parent gender plays in childhood food issues
John Arroyo
September 23

Faculty fellows program begins for UO’s Environment Initiative

John Arroyo in the College of Design will be the inaugural recipient of the new post
IBM quantum computer
September 22

UO physicists, colleagues offer new way to control qubits

The work points to a technically simpler way to making quantum computing more reliable
Elementary school classroom
September 20

New institute at the UO will focus on the science of education

The new HEDCO Institute will help educators understand what works best in schools
Sanjana Basak in lab
September 13

Grants let undergrads turn summer into a research experience

Two programs provide an opportunity for collaborative work in a variety of disciplines
Buildings on a bluff above the ocean
September 13

UO school to co-lead new NSF coastal resiliency research hub

The effort will coordinate research on hazard assessment, mitigation and adaptation
Illustration of savings plan
September 6

UO's Financial Wellness Center teaches dollars and sense

The student financial literacy program offers peer financial coaches, workshops and more
Credit card and laptop
September 3

Consumer protection fund greenlights six research projects

Faculty members from several schools and colleges will take part in the studies