College of Arts and Sciences

Geri Richmond talks with a student in her UO lab
April 24

OSU gives Linus Pauling Legacy Award to UO’s Richmond

As the award’s 10th recipient, the UO’s Presidential Chair in Science will give a talk at OSU May 22
Bust of Hypatia
April 24

Feminist philosophy journal Hypatia finds a new home at UO

It is the leading journal in the field and will be led by a team in the UO Department of Philosophy
MRI device and brain scan
April 22

UO researchers look to future of neuroscience and data collection

A new interdisciplinary effort is looking at the ethical and legal implications of applied neuroscience
Professor Andrew Kern
April 22

UO researcher uses evolutionary science to combat malaria

Andrew Kern is using population genetics to see how mosquitoes become resistant to pesticides
CSWS logo
April 18

Center for Study of Women in Society names grant recipients

Graduate student Celeste Reeb was awarded the 2019-20 Jane Grant Dissertation Fellowship
Stock art shows mouse nibbling on food
April 18

UO team finds mouse the brain area that links sounds to rewards

Studies in Santiago Jaramillo’s lab answer questions on how sounds influence reward expectation
James V. Hillegas-Elting
April 17

Willamette River historian to give Earth Day address in EMU

James Hillegas-Elting will discuss his new book on river conservation in the Willamette Valley
Meg Schenk and Connor French
April 16

Student playwrights pen new material through New Voices

Two new authors will see their work performed on stage at the UO's Hope Theatre starting April 19
Man using Twitter
April 16

Study: Men often use homophobic tweets to protect masculinity

C.J. Pascoe says teens and men often use words like 'no homo' as a way to safely show affection
Alexander McBirney, first director of the Center of Volcanology
April 15

The founder of UO’s Center for Volcanology dies at 94

Alexander McBirney’s research steered the UO’s volcanology research to international leadership