Academics and Research

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April 5

Older people may struggle as transportation shifts, study finds

Urbanism Next teams up with AARP and Rand Corp. to assess urban transportation
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April 5

Center for the Study of Women in Society announces grants

Recipients include students and faculty members from across the university
Streets in Amsterdam
April 2

New book looks at ways to reshape streets for COVID-19

For the book's release, team members talk about their favorite streets around the world
Illustration of human head with file drawer extending from brain
March 31

UO lab advances research on memory formation and recall

Brice Kuhl’s lab publishes study on how the brain deals with interference and memories
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March 30

UO education, law rated among nation’s best graduate programs

The 2022 rankings from U.S. News & World Report were released March 30
Silhouette of family in front of storm clouds
March 30

COVID-19 makes existing family stress worse, ongoing study finds

Phil Fisher finds families lack needed support, and young kids are absorbing that stress
Test subject wearing brain sensor net
March 29

Undergrads explore the world of the mind with neuroscience major

The 'Science of the Mind' is a longstanding area of research and a popular new major
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March 24

Prof is helping NASA plan next generation of planetary missions

Carol Paty of the Clark Honors College thinks a moon of Neptune is an intriguing target
Chris Hendon with a cup of coffee
March 22

UO chemist Christopher Hendon named Cottrell Scholar

The award focuses on research and teaching innovation in physical sciences
Elementary school classroom
March 22

College of Education team develops inclusive K-12 curriculum

Faculty developed study plans that include Native American cultures and histories