Academics and Research

Examining fossils at Mitchell quarry
July 14

UO-led team uncovers new pieces of Oregon’s dinosaur puzzle

A 103-million-year-old ornithopod vertebra is found by excacators in a quarry near Mitchell
Writing in open notebook
July 12

Young writers find their voices at the UO's Kidd Workshops

The sessions are a cornerstone of UO’s highly regarded MFA program in creative writing
Strand of DNA
July 2

UO researchers illuminate invisible DNA repair pathways

New genetic research shows perfect repair of DNA damage in sperm and egg cells
Women meeting in office
July 1

Women’s Innovation Network addresses gender barriers

The inaugural program features monthly seminars, social events and mentor networks
Student in chemistry lab
June 28

Undergraduate students begin summer research fellowships

Students receive funding to pursue research and career development opportunities
June 25

New digital tool will support animal researchers at the UO

OVPRI is launching a new tool for animal researchers starting next year
The 'Watershed Urbanism' exhibition at Palazzo Bembo
June 25

Work by UO's design college dean featured in Venice exhibition

Architecture professor Erin Moore also is an invited participant in the biennial show
Computer model of a designed peptide
June 23

Knight Campus scientist is creating molecules for medicine

Parisa Hosseinzadeh uses computational techniques to speed the design of peptides
Photo of a Japanese Edo print
June 21

Students create Japanese 'City of Water' exhibit at JSMA

See 'Rhapsody in Blue and Red: Ukiyo-e Prints of the Utagawa School' through July 17
Child reading from a tablet
June 21

College of Education improves grade school reading tool

A $200,000 federal grant will make it easier for teachers to use the popular assessment