Academics and Research

Historical photo of pediatric clinic in Italy
December 3

History of fascism, reproductive rights offers lessons for today

Languages prof Diana Garvin explores the connections between the two in WWII Italy
Knight Campus building
December 2

UO takes a huge step forward with first Knight Campus building

A virtual grand opening later today, Dec. 2, will celebrate the long-awaited milestone 
U.S. Supreme Court Building
December 1

UO prof's amicus brief is part of Supreme Court foster care case

Ellen Herman and co-authors wrote about the history of U.S. child welfare programs
Western meadowlark singing
November 30

U.S. Clean Air Act has been a lifesaver for the birds

UO economist Eric Zou helped design a study looking at the policy beyond human health
Karen Guillemin
November 30

Biologist Karen Guillemin named as a fellow in the AAAS

She is recognized for research examining mechanisms used in microbial communities
Casey Shoop looks at icebergs
November 25

Researchers look at glacial melting through a different lens

A UO team wants to better understand the interplay between ice and society
SAIL logo on book bags
November 24

Pandemic lessons show SAIL how to offer outreach year-round

Its programs went virtual and continued into fall with workshops, mentors, presentations
Peter von Hippel
November 23

UO’s von Hippel receives Biophysical Society award

He is recognized for furthering scientists’ understanding of nucleic acids
Workers playing guitars.
November 23

Student hopes to tell the untold stories of farmworker families

UO junior Odalis Aguilar-Aguilar digs into the history of the Bracero farm workers
Students in Knight Campus lab
November 20

UO’s Knight Campus partners with OSU to offer bioengineering

The doctoral program is the first engineering degree to be offered at the UO