Academics and Research

Professors in discussion
November 2

OHSU and UO joint research teams report progress, plans

Members of 10 teams working together met in Salem to discuss progress and next steps
Panel speakers
November 2

UO Startup Week highlights entrepreneurship across campus

Highlights include a Nov. 16 panel discussion on turning faculty research into new products
Imaginary forest world
November 2

UO study finds healthy creativity in kids’ imaginary worlds

Studies led by Marjorie Taylor find children who invent parallel worlds often are strong storytellers
High school student with UO mentor in lab
October 31

Collaboration gets $1.2 million NSF grant to boost STEM learning

The project melds work in the College of Education and School of Journalism and Communication
Mandan village
October 30

Prof hits the trail to get another view of Native American history

Stephanie Wood wants educators to see the Lewis and Clark Trail from another perspective
Sustainable Invention Immersion Week
October 26

Williams Fund Showcase will share innovations in teaching

A panel of Williams Fund recipients will share insights from their teaching practices and programs
Collapsed buildings in Mexico after the 2017 Tehuantepec earthquake
October 25

2017 Mexico quake came from unexpected location, study says

The strong earthquake defied models and raises new concerns, reports a team led by Diego Melgar
Graphic of people communicating
October 24

New humanities initiative realigns programs to fit student needs

Led by Martha Bayless, the program helps students explore subject areas in tune with their interests
The HEDCO Building
October 24

College of Education lands UO's largest-ever sponsored award

The $32 million, five-year award will fund ongoing work helping teach students with disabilities
Brittany White at work synthesizing molecules
October 23

Teamwork leads UO chemists to a new kind of fluorescent dye

A doctoral student, postdoc and 3 professors use carbon nanohoops that could enhance medical imaging

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