Academics and Research

Leslie Leve of the College of Education
April 8

Some 'terrible twos' behaviors may suggest later problems

UO's Leslie Leve is part of a multi-institutional look at behaviors where emotions are lacking and may point to later antisocial activities.
Jennifer Freyd and Warwick Middleton
April 8

UO psychologist honored for her work on betrayal trauma

International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation presents Jennifer Freyd with its lifetime achievement award.
Jon LaRochelle
April 8

12 grad students get boost from graduate fellowships

This year the Dissertation Research Fellowships expanded 12 awards from just one, including new fellowship supported by a bequest from UO alumnus Eric Englund.
Professor Robert Kyr
April 5

Top composition prize goes to UO's Robert Kyr

Kyr, a professor of composition, recently received the prestigious Arts and Letters Award given by the American Academy of Arts and Letters.
Leif Karlstrom
April 5

Oregon's rivers and glacial melt carve similar landscapes

Study of Greenland's ice sheet provides a new tool to measure glacial response to climate change, says a UO geologist.
Jane Grant
April 1

CSWS awards $66,000 for faculty, student research

In all, 12 UO graduate students will receive awards ranging from $1,700 to more than $12,000. Four faculty scholars will receive awards ranging from $5,000 to...
Tití (L) and Neus Catalá, two of the subjects of Gina Herrmann’s research.
March 31

Research gives voice to women activists jailed in wartime

Gina Herrmann reveals how working-class Spanish women coped with life-threatening experiences resulting from political resistance during the Spanish Civil War.
UO English professor Martha Bayless
March 30

UO professor awarded prestigious fellowship

The fellowship from the American Council of Learned Societies will provide Bayless and a colleague $200,000 to continue research on bread and culture.
Chris Holzapfel and Bill Bradshaw
March 29

Faculty members foster a community of scholars

A gift from longtime UO researchers Chris Holzapfel and Bill Bradshaw will create the Bradshaw and Holzapfel Research Professorship in Transformational Science...
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March 24

UO educator earns lifetime achievement award

Over the course of 30-year career, Feekin won widespread acclaim as a trusted educator and mentor who both challenged and inspired her students.