Academics and Research

Idit Shner and Bettina Cornwell
July 6

Two professors receive appointments as Knight Chairs

The recipients are marketing professor Bettina Cornwell and saxophone professor Idit Shner
Elementary student at laptop
July 6

Grant will bring online science lessons to elementary students

UO researchers will develop and evaluate a web-based science curriculum for elementary school students to supplement their in-class science learning as part
CAMCOR facility
June 30

High-tech lab delivers critical services during pandemic

CAMCOR, the UO’s high-tech extension service, has been a hub of COVID-19 activity
Adrian Bubie in lab
June 29

Knight Campus alum adapting cancer research to COVID-19

Adrian Bubie serves as a bioinformatician at the Icahn School of Medicine in New York
The Order of the Coif pin
June 24

14 Oregon Law grads elected to prestigious Order of the Coif

The UO School of Law is the only one in Oregon to bestow the honor
Overhead view of man working at laptop
June 22

UO launches online build-out of 150 core courses for 2020-21

Faculty members will work together to design course material for online learning
Phil Knight
June 20

Phil Knight, UO philanthropist, icon receives honorary degree

The Doctor of Philosophy degree was conferred during Saturday's graduation events
A singing canary
June 18

Birdsong offers clues to the workings of short-term memory

Work by a Knight Campus scientist could spur advances in AI and disease therapies
The SPRUCE study site
June 15

UO-led study finds warming peat may boost greenhouse gases

An ongoing study shows how whole-ecosystem warming may affect climate change
Woman wear VR headset
June 11

SOJC virtual reality lab helps people connect in an online world

Interactive simulations play a big role in bringing people together during COVID-19