Academics and Research

Mom sheilding child's eyes from TV program
September 27

Study: Involved parents dim the effects of media violence on teens

UO-led study also finds family conflict and impulsivity heighten the risk for aggressive behaviors
Code on a computer screen
September 20

New Portland program focuses on coding and web development

The part-time certificate course will run 24 weeks and begins in January
Mark Carey chats with Wilfried Haeberli, a glaciologist at the University of Zurich
September 19

Clark Honors College historian earns fame as a mountaineer

Mark Carey’s blending of social science and humanities into studies of glaciers leads to an award
Students in lab
September 18

Internship program moves students from classrooms to jobs

Students can fast-track to careers in fields such as photovoltaics and semiconductors
Image shows a nematode embryo, left, in green, part way through its rotation after bumping into a pink plastic bead
September 14

UO team shows simple contact can help steer cell division

Basic research in Bruce Bowerman’s lab might someday help improve drug delivery
Ancient projectile points
September 13

UO anthropologists aid effort on Native American artifacts

Jason Younker and Jon Erlandson are helping draw up guidelines for managing cultural items
Joshua Roering
September 10

UO scientist named an American Geophysical Union fellow

Earth sciences professor Josh Roering will be formally recognized during a December conference
Judith Raiskin (left) and Linda Long
September 10

Lesbian Oral History Project to become part of UO collections

Interviews and other historical materials will be available through the UO Libraries
Meyer reaches with an ice axe on frozen sediment beneath a glacier in Alaska
September 3

UO researchers expose the dirty secrets hidden under glaciers

Alan Rempel’s research group has designed a theory to capture the influence of freezing sediment on how fast glaciers slide
2017 Undergraduate Research Award winner Rowan Tabor
August 30

Seven students earn 2018 Undergraduate Research Awards

Sponsored by UO Libraries, the program recognizes students for original research and scholarship

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