Academics and Research

Collage of recipients
June 8

Five faculty members receive Outstanding Research Awards

Awards spotlight  impact and breadth of UO research, creative activity and innovation
A Quran on display
June 8

Four UO profs get funding to explore early religions and texts

Recent grants, fellowships showcase the impressive research arm of the department
Bees on flower
June 5

Biology department bee cam creates an online buzz

Using a live YouTube feed, students can watch the Huestis Hall hive in real time
School of Law
June 4

Summer programs will help law students during COVID-19

The School of Law is providing alternatives to traditional summer internships
Biologist Karen Guillemin
June 3

Biologist pursues microbes in quest to unlock health secrets

Karen Guillemin wants to know how the microbiome works, both for and against us
Two sea otters
June 2

UO research explores how Native Americans used sea otters

Some traditional practices are being studied as the reintroduced mammals threaten fishing
Dan Tichenor
June 1

Dan Tichenor's classroom work draws Williams Fellowship

The political science professor brings students together from across disciplines
Reopening sign in store window
June 1

UO faculty report outlines a framework for economic recovery

Multiple researchers offer guidelines on recovering from the pandemic’s crises
Collage of rehearsal scenes
May 29

'Hamlet' meets 'Walking Dead,' and even zombies adapt to virus

The stage production came back from the dead, but in a way the cast never imagined
Stanislav Ioudenitch
May 28

UO student pianists get an audience with elite performers

With the world’s top pianists quarantined, Alexandre Dossin brought them in virtually