Academics and Research

Glasses bringing flowers into focus
July 27

Simulations say bio-inspired retinal implants should work

UO team’s fractal-based devices should connect with more neurons than do current technologies
Lab scene
July 26

UO undergraduates receive awards for research excellence

Their work spanned biology, earth sciences, history, feminism and many other fields
Scene in a classroom
July 25

Science teachers go back to school to hone classroom skills

The Summer Institute for Scientific Teaching focuses on active learning classes
A globe in a classroom
July 24

Grants and awards roll in for College of Education researchers

Faculty members have attracted more than $6 million in federal funding in recent months
Regina Lawrence
July 17

Professor sees a rebirth of journalism using new approaches

The UO's Regina Lawrence believes the notion that journalism is dying are wrong
Puzzle pieces with words conflict resolution
July 17

Restorative justice helps teachers solve classroom problems

A UO law school program provides alternatives to traditional discipline aimed at keeping kids in school
Student singing
July 13

Young tunesmiths get down with the sound of music

A new SOMD audio recording class puts students behind the soundboard
Oregon State Peniteniary
July 12

Russian lit moves behind bars in UO's Inside-Out program

English professor Steven Shankman brings UO students into prison to learn with inmates
A view of El Capitan in California's Yosemite National Park
July 10

Research: El Capitan holds the history of volcanic plumbing

Leif Karlstrom says the California landmark provides helps show why a lot of magma stays underground
Image shows Madonna Moss in a field behind camas seed pods and blue flowers
June 29

UO graduate students get a taste of Native camas cooking

Anthropologist Madonna Moss takes students through the harvest and roasting of camas in a course that helped her prepare for a new fall course

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