College of Arts and Sciences

Graduate students Anastasia Teterina and Zach Stevenson
September 10

UO provost awarded $1.8 million to study evolutionary genetics

The Outstanding Investigator Award provides long-term funding for a broad research framework
Nick Allen
September 5

UO startup Ksana Health receives grant to accelerate launch

The firm grew from work by psychology professor Nick Allen in the Center for Digital Mental Health
H. pylori bacterium
September 4

New study may help the battle against a pathogenic bacterium

Researchers believe the findings may help block a microbe linked to stomach cancer
NSF Career Award recipients
September 3

Five UO researchers recognized with prestigious NSF awards

Career Awards run five years and recognize early career scholars who are potential leaders
UO archaeologist Jon Erlandson on the Channel Islands
September 2

Archaeologists develop a new picture of the human footprint

Three UO researchers contributed to a finding that humans began altering the planet 3,000 years ago
Prescription pills
August 26

UO, OHSU will partner on opioid research with $10M grant

They will establish a new national center of excellence to help mothers with a history of addiction
A SPUR poster session
August 20

Student researchers to present findings at summer symposium

The young scientists are in the Summer Program for Undergraduate Research in Life Sciences
ShakeAlert monitoring station near Winston, Oregon
August 19

New funding will help advance Oregon’s part in ShakeAlert

The UO’s share of two-year funding package will help complete seismic monitoring stations
Destruction in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria
August 19

Hurricane Maria's havoc was a real-world lesson for UO students

Ethnic studies professor Alaí Reyes-Santos finds a teachable moment in wake of a disaster
A student painting in an art studio
August 16

Ten faculty members earn arts and humanities fellowships

The new awards program offers support for research and creative projects in a variety of fields