Academics and Research

Julie Wiese
March 2

Historian’s grant will transform a podcast into a YouTube series

Julie Weise will use the award to bring her Nuestro South project to video
Man in a kayak taking a photo of a glacier
February 26

SOJC students are learning to tell the story of climate change

Students witness a warming planet firsthand in the SOJC’s experiential learning program
Laura Pulido
February 21

Laura Pulido is the newest recipient of a Collins Chair

She is a professor in the geography and indigenous, race and ethnic studies departments
Sarah DuBrow
February 21

UO psychology professor named 2020 Sloan research fellow

Sarah DuBrow is among 126 early career researchers to receive the award
Japanese senjafuda drawing
February 21

Check out the UO's strange menagerie of Japanese senjafuda

These small, woodblock prints were made by pilgrims as a kind of devotional graffiti
Feet emerging from hot tub
February 20

Study will ask if hot tubbing can lower blood pressure

Researchers want to know if nice, hot soaks can work as well, or better, than exercise
Research team at site of initial discovery in Baja California
February 19

UO team helping to decipher a Baja California mystery

First outing led by Becky Dorsey explores clues to the peninsula’s genetic diversity
Todd Milbourn and Lisa Heyamoto
February 18

5 ways SOJC faculty research has changed journalism

The new approaches are helping to restore trust between reporters and the public
Three children working at desk
February 17

New guide helps children be emotionally prepared for school

College of Education team combines work in two fields to help parents coach children
Working at an electron microscope
February 13

State universities agree to more sharing of research facilities

New agreements will ease access to high-tech instruments and services on each campus