Academics and Research

Zafar Khan (left) and Rich Margerum
May 24

International partnership matches UO, Pakistani faculty

The UO-KIU Partnership is a three-year initiative to help KIU advance both its research and teaching effectiveness
Jessica Green and panelists at a White House conference.
May 18

UO prof participates in launch of National Microbiome Initiative

The initiative aims to advance microbiome science in ways that will benefit individuals, communities and the planet
Geri Richmond
May 18

President honors Geri Richmond with National Medal of Science

Richmond is the second UO faculty member to win the medal, which also went to psychology professor Michael Posner in 2008
A view of the Lokey Labs
May 18

Foundation support increases seed funding for UO research

One of the four funded projects will use a new approach to better understand chronic intestinal diseases
View of Coos Bay near the Pacific Ocean
May 17

Coos Bay, for now, is dodging the danger of low-oxygen water

The region's physical makeup and dredged channel keep the bay flushed, but that might change as the climate warms, say UO researchers.
A poster presentation from the 2015 Undergraduate Research Symposium
May 17

Undergraduates put their best work forward at research symposium

The symposium, which puts a spotlight on the work of undergraduates, has tripled in size since 2011
Student in sports product design lab in Portland
May 16

Sports product design graduate program starts this fall in Portland

State approval of the master's degree program clears the way for classes to begin this fall
Seth Lewis
May 16

Seth Lewis joins SOJC as Shirley Papé Chair in Electronic Media

Lewis sat down for a Q&A session on his new role in the School of Journalism and Communication
Aerial image of Redmond Airport
May 16

Hub of change: Sustainable Cities Year in Redmond

As it has done every year since 2009, SCYP helps cities with existing problems as well as dream projects
Graphic depicts various particles captured during data gatherned May 9 as the Large Hadron Collider resumed operations
May 12

Large Hadron Collider's second run is topic of UO conference

Three-day event will bring 32 leading particle physicists from 12 institutions to look ahead to what discoveries may be forthcoming.

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