Academics and Research

NatureDose app on smartphone
April 6

New app can help make sure you get a healthy dose of nature

Developed at the UO, it uses technology to help users measure their time spent in nature
Illustration of clock hands being moved
April 1

Revisiting sleep, health and the changing of the clock

There are pros and cons to both standard and daylight saving times, a UO prof says
Ukraine flag with silhouettes of refugees
March 28

UO political experts view Russian invasion through different lenses

Faculty members weigh the effects of Putin’s ambition, sanctions and miscalculations
Doctor with older patient
March 25

UO linguist to study health care communication for older adults

Melissa Baese-Berk will look at ways to make talking with older patients more effective
Spring on campus
March 24

Students use UO sustainability data to seek climate solutions

Professor Lucas Silva makes the campus' sustainability dashboard part of his class
C. elegans organism
March 21

Competition among worm sperm speeds up evolution

New research compares the effects of sexual selection before and after mating
Illustration of cloud networks
March 21

UO computer scientist is the latest to get NSF Career Award

The grant to Ram Durairajan aids research on better management of multicloud networks
Praset Basaet temple in Cambodia
March 14

UO archaeologist plans return to explore Cambodian temple

Alison Carter has an NSF grant to continue her work on Prasat Basaet, near Angkor Wat
Volodymyr Zelensky
March 14

SOJC experts weigh in on media coverage of Ukraine war

News and social media show striking differences from coverage of other conflicts
UO Chamber Choir
March 11

UO Chamber Choir to sing in Spain at venerable event

The troupe will perform at the legendary Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela in May