College of Arts and Sciences

Storm waves hitting Lummi Island in 2016
August 1

Report on Washington’s sea level rise gets boost from UO data

The UO's Ray Weldon and Tyler Newton use GPS and other data to enhance the projections
DaHyun Kim
July 30

Duck grad rises above adversity to help others do the same

DaHyun Kim left South Korea not knowing which path to take; now she helps North Korea defectors
Zebrafish interacting
July 27

New discovery in zebrafish could one day aid autism research

Interfering with certain neurons in the fish causes an autism-like breakdown in social interactions
Graphic shows the study area in the Pacific Northwest
July 25

Research sheds new light on tensions along Cascadia fault

Seismometers help UO team spot anomalies that may explain differences in the fault zone
Sea pickles on the beach at Nehalem State Park in December 2016
July 20

Sea pickles are settling into the Pacific Northwest

The region’s fishing industry and food webs are being affected as pyrosomes extend their range
Award recipients
July 16

UO researchers awarded grants for interdisciplinary projects

The funding helps promising work with a strong likelihood of getting additional external support
Illustration of a flooded urban area
July 16

Rising seas threaten coastal internet infrastructure, study says

UO computer scientist Ram Durairajan tells Montreal conference that impacts could be coming in just 15 years
For Oregon and generations of Ducks, Animal House has been regarded as a key part of UO culture, but the film also has a complicated history as both cinematic milestone and reputational millstone.
July 6

Animal House: Still Funny at Age 40?

National Lampoon's Animal House turns 40 this summer. Filmed at Oregon and popular with generations of Ducks, is the classic campus comedy showing its age? 
“Heroes From Another Earth,” staged by English professor Betsy Wheeler (below, left), featured superhero battles, interplanetary travel, and social critique. Photographs by Nic Walcott, BS ’16 (journalism), University Communications
July 6

Disability Studies Takes Center Stage

UO's Living Theater brings together students and community members with disabilities to create performances
Super Intern: What it's like working for a giant in comic books? Marvel-ous!
July 6

Super Intern: Lauren Amaro at Marvel Comics

What’s it like working for a giant in comic books? Marvel-ous!

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