Academics and Research

Hollywood sign
July 8

Run away to Hollywood this summer for classic postwar films

A film series curated by the UO's Daniel Steinhart will run in Los Angeles in July and August
Students working on design project
July 3

Bright ideas give product design students a shining start

With the help of donors, the College of Design program helps launch careers, and businesses
Everyday interactions between a mother and her daughter are videotaped during a FIND session
July 2

Studies support new approach to reduce stress in parents and kids

Research identifies new stress indicators and finds brain activity that validates a video-coaching tool
The Order of the Coif pin
July 1

Law students elected to prestigious national honor society

The 10 UO graduates from the class of 2019 are now members of the Order of the Coif
South Slough
June 27

South Slough's oxygen-poor water may be due to climate change

UO researchers have seen evidence for increasing hypoxia in a mostly unmodified Oregon estuary
Wolf class outdoors
June 25

Tom and Carol Williams Fund aids learning beyond the classroom

The fund supports innovative teaching initiatives and life-transforming opportunities for students
Children and adults watching a baby
June 24

Program in College of Education works to reduce child abuse

Working with community partners, the effort connects families with needed resources before problems arise
Diana Garvin
June 20

Presidential commitment LIFTs new language programs

Another round of funding will continue an effort to pioneer new ways of learning languages
View looking over Sitka, Alaska, and Mt. Edgecumbe from the Mount Verstovia trail
June 20

UO team aims to understand an Alaskan town’s landslide risk

Josh Roering is part of an NSF-funded initiative to study terrain conditions that threaten Sitka
Student writing on whiteboard
June 18

Couple gives $10 million to support biomedical data science

The gift from Mary and Tim Boyle will launch a new UO-OHSU initiative aimed at fighting cancer