Academics and Research

Researcher Karl Mueller working on lab equipment at the PNNL
October 13

New agreement with national lab opens doors for UO scientists

The deal expands the partnership between the UO and the Pacific Northwest National Lab
Craig Kauffman
October 13

Work on Earth law nets U.N. appointment for professor

Craig Kauffman is one of the few researchers delving into the new field of Earth jurisprudence
Members of the UO's Tribal Advisory Council
October 10

Renewed Sapsik'ʷałá grant supports tribal education

The grant helps train Native American teachers to work with native youth
Tasia Smith
October 7

Tasia Smith looks to build partnerships in new health cluster

Smith led collaborative interventions in Florida and the Bronx
Artist image of electricity-generating wave buoys.
October 6

AAA students nab top spot in world energy design competition

AAA students proposed wave energy converters that combine art and function
Third-year UO law students Donovan Bonner (left) and Brent Sutten
October 6

Bonneville Power Administration harnesses law student energy

Two UO law students spend a summer clerking for the BPA in Portland
Tim Duy
October 5

Latest UO report points to leveling growth for Oregon economy

The state's economy is still growing, but not as fast as after the recent recession
Richard Hildreth and Alexandra Hoffman
October 4

UO study says poor communication hurts coast management

Law school researchers call for a collaborative council approach to better implement laws designed to assure ecosystem protections along the Oregon coast
UO undergraduate Clair Getz with fellow researchers on a research ship off Greece.
October 3

Cascade: Undergrad dives into research in Aegean Sea

Clair Getz, a geology student, helped map the seafloor around the island of Santorini
Nichole Kelly of the UO's Health Promotion and Obesity Prevention Initiative
September 30

Nichole Kelly joins health cluster to improve eating behaviors

During the summer, the former NIH postdoctoral researcher met with community leaders in preparation to help tackle the issue of childhood obesity