Academics and Research

C. elegans organism
March 21

Competition among worm sperm speeds up evolution

New research compares the effects of sexual selection before and after mating
Illustration of cloud networks
March 21

UO computer scientist is the latest to get NSF Career Award

The grant to Ram Durairajan aids research on better management of multicloud networks
Praset Basaet temple in Cambodia
March 14

UO archaeologist plans return to explore Cambodian temple

Alison Carter has an NSF grant to continue her work on Prasat Basaet, near Angkor Wat
Volodymyr Zelensky
March 14

SOJC experts weigh in on media coverage of Ukraine war

News and social media show striking differences from coverage of other conflicts
UO Chamber Choir
March 11

UO Chamber Choir to sing in Spain at venerable event

The troupe will perform at the legendary Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela in May
A leafy tree showing fractal patterns in nature
March 9

The human brain would rather look at nature than city streets

New work by the UO's Richard Taylor points to the benefits of natural fractal patterns
Doctor talking with patient
March 7

Study finds bias in how doctors talk to Black, female patients

An SOJC professor analyzed 1.8 million medical records and found systemic differences
Dancer from 'Celebration of the Uncommon Woman'
March 4

Music and dance dean works to boost women in higher ed

Sabrina Madison-Cannon talks about her inspiration, her work and the work still to be done
Sequence showing larva grabbing plankton
March 4

Tiny marine larvae survive by turning carnivorous, study finds

The small and unassuming creatures can take down larger prey, OIMB researchers say
Gavel with housing icon
March 1

UO law school aids in the housing and eviction crisis

Oregon Law is one of 99 schools that answered the AG’s call for aid to communities