Academics and Research

Tim Duy (left) and Bruce McCain
November 16

Post-election uncertainty could hold back economy, experts say

The forecast was a central part of the recent Oregon Economic Forum in Portland
Lori Shontz
November 16

Reporting Roseburg: A journalist’s manual for covering tragedy

The SOJC project compiles stories from 19 local journalists about the experiences of those who cover tragedies
A child reading with a teacher
November 16

UO to lead national comprehensive literacy center

Its aim is to help children with learning disabilities
Artist rendition of protein evolution: Shown are an evolutionary tree and proteins affected by mutations
November 15

Mutation for multicellular life was a backbone changer

The UO's Ken Prehoda and colleagues report how a cellular disruption 600 million years ago led to a change in protein functioning
Robert Kyr (seated) with three students
November 14

UO composer and students pen a new variation on Beethoven

A new work by music professor Robert Kyr and five students will be performed by the Eugene Symphony
Damian Radcliffe, SOJC professor, working at a computer
November 8

Journalism scholars discuss ways the media influence elections

SOJC faculty analyze what research says about media’s evolving role in the elections process
Alexandre Dossin
November 7

UO pianist Alexandre Dossin named to list of Steinway Artists

The UO professor is a passionate admirer of Franz Liszt and performs around the world
Dean Mundy
November 3

SOJC professor investigates diversity within public relations

Assistant Professor Dean Mundy is starting a conversation about diversity in the PR field.
A forest fire in western Canada
November 3

Fire-scarred trees on Northwest island point to human roots

An approach by the UO's Dan Gavin traces historical fire patterns and links them to indigenous populations
Michael Posner
November 1

Franklin Institute selects UO's Posner for elite award

Posner's research on attention networks put him on a winner's list with Thomas Edison and Marie Curie

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