College of Arts and Sciences

A panel from 'A Trip into Serotonin'
November 23

Science and comics program seeking student fellows

Selected students earn $1,000 to create comics based on UO research projects
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
Research bench with microscope lenses
November 17

Chem major lights the way for women with her laser work

Madi Scott has been an example to underrepresented groups in science and research
Christopher Hendon prepares espresso shot
November 13

UO chemist is chosen to forge a path to better espresso

Coffee industry leaders pick Christopher Hendon to lead effort on new standards
Elena Rubio Lopez plants a squid pop in the South Slough estuary
November 12

Scientists find climate may be changing ocean food webs

UO doctoral student was part of an international project that studied predation
Siemens Prisma MRI scanner
November 6

UO, PeaceHealth partner on national mental health initiative

Funded by the NIH, the $52 million grant to study schizophrenia includes 27 institutions
Forested area along the Tocantins River in Brazil
November 5

UO-led project maps human, climate impacts in the Amazon

Study illustrates human impacts and climate effects in forest-savanna transition zones
Man wearing brain wave sensor net
November 4

A new neuroscience major will delve into the brain and behavior

The UO becomes the first public university in Oregon to offer the undergraduate degree
Early land plants
November 3

Geologist helps confirm date of earliest land plants on Earth

Greg Retallack bolsters theory that plants appeared about 460 million years ago