Academics and Research

Western meadowlark singing
November 30

U.S. Clean Air Act has been a lifesaver for the birds

UO economist Eric Zou helped design a study looking at the policy beyond human health
Karen Guillemin
November 30

Biologist Karen Guillemin named as a fellow in the AAAS

She is recognized for research examining mechanisms used in microbial communities
Casey Shoop looks at icebergs
November 25

Researchers look at glacial melting through a different lens

A UO team wants to better understand the interplay between ice and society
SAIL logo on book bags
November 24

Pandemic lessons show SAIL how to offer outreach year-round

Its programs went virtual and continued into fall with workshops, mentors, presentations
Peter von Hippel
November 23

UO’s von Hippel receives Biophysical Society award

He is recognized for furthering scientists’ understanding of nucleic acids
Workers playing guitars.
November 23

Student hopes to tell the untold stories of farmworker families

UO junior Odalis Aguilar-Aguilar digs into the history of the Bracero farm workers
Students in Knight Campus lab
November 20

UO’s Knight Campus partners with OSU to offer bioengineering

The doctoral program is the first engineering degree to be offered at the UO
New York Polyphony recording session
November 19

Art meets technology in quartet's new take on early music

Group featuring UO's Craig Phillips reimagines ancient music using artificial intelligence
Sravya Tadepelli and Sumit Kapur
November 17

Two UO students named as finalists for Rhodes scholarships

Sumit Kapur and Sravya Tadepalli earned interviews to land a full scholarship to Oxford
Research bench with microscope lenses
November 17

Chem major lights the way for women with her laser work

Madi Scott has been an example to underrepresented groups in science and research