Academics and Research

Student Kate Weiss on Zoom office hours
April 20

Class makes documentaries through remote teaching

Latino Roots is taught by SOJC’s Gabriela Martínez and anthropology’s Lynn Stephen
Lab glassware
April 20

The 2020 Faculty Research Awards go to 23 UO scholars

Awards go to 23 researchers and scholars in fields that span the university
Solar panels on roof
April 20

Research shows fractals could be pleasing in solar panels

Study suggests nature’s own design could offer stress-reducing aesthetics
Ammonite fossils
April 16

Researchers find flaws in how scientists build trees of life

UO biologist Stilianos Louca and colleague suggest a different mathematical approach
Medical worker with test tube
April 15

UO joins with partner to provide critical coronavirus testing

The university and McKenzie-Willamette Medical Center join up to boost capacity
Health care worker taking COVID-19 swab
April 14

Training, moral call keep health care staff on the job, study says

A Lundquist College of Business prof is using an ebola outbreak as a model
Poster session at Undergraduate Research Symposium
April 13

Undergraduate Research Symposium marks its 10th year

The event that encourages students to share research will go virtual on May 21
Children working with letters
April 13

Research probes cause of poor academic achievement in children

College of Education team wants to help children be better prepared for kindergarten
Balamurali K. Ambati
April 8

Highly regarded scientist, eye surgeon joins UO Knight Campus

Balamurali K. Ambati also became the world's youngest doctor at age 17
The Price Science Library's Visulaization Lab
April 7

Data science to debut as the UO’s newest major this fall

The undergraduate program will emphasize connections to disciplines across the UO