Academics and Research

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
Dining Room exterior mural
November 16

Work by architecture students helps keep vulnerable diners dry

Students added movable shelter structures, adaptable seating, a mural and more
 Jourdan Horton outside a Conestoga hut temporary shelter
November 16

SOJC student project probes the criminalization of homelessness

Catalyst Journalism Project students address the ethics of arresting unhoused people
Christopher Hendon prepares espresso shot
November 13

UO chemist is chosen to forge a path to better espresso

Coffee industry leaders pick Christopher Hendon to lead effort on new standards
Elena Rubio Lopez plants a squid pop in the South Slough estuary
November 12

Scientists find climate may be changing ocean food webs

UO doctoral student was part of an international project that studied predation
Computer screen with financial information
November 11

Real-time financial reporting improves muni bond markets

UO study finds cities and municipalities stand to benefit from the system
An electronics-enabled epidermal microfluidic system patch
November 10

Knight Campus scientist looks to advance health devices

Jonathan Reeder’s postdoctoral work points to wearable and implantable technologies
Siemens Prisma MRI scanner
November 6

UO, PeaceHealth partner on national mental health initiative

Funded by the NIH, the $52 million grant to study schizophrenia includes 27 institutions
Forested area along the Tocantins River in Brazil
November 5

UO-led project maps human, climate impacts in the Amazon

Study illustrates human impacts and climate effects in forest-savanna transition zones
Man wearing brain wave sensor net
November 4

A new neuroscience major will delve into the brain and behavior

The UO becomes the first public university in Oregon to offer the undergraduate degree