College of Arts and Sciences

Woman doing math on blackboard
October 23

UO Women in Mathematics chapter wins excellence award

The national organization recently awarded the campus group a Scientific Excellence Award
Tim Duy (left) and Bruce McCain
October 22

The economy continues to grow, but inequalities remain

The Oregon Economic Forum in Portland explored a variety of issues and solutions
Clockwise from lower left): Julie Sykes, Christopher Daradics, Mandy Gettler and Lisa Freinkel
October 18

UO experts to present new app combining tech and mindfulness

Four researchers will present the application at Mozilla's MozFest in London later this month
Helen Neville
October 15

UO’s Helen Neville, a leading brain scientist, passes at age 72

Neville helped bring neuroimaging and the Lewis Integrative Science Building to campus
Lauren Hallett's research site in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada in northern California
October 15

UO projects to look at climate stresses on West Coast rangeland

Lucas Silva and Lauren Hallett are exploring the effects of projected climate change on soil biology
Mireille Miller-Young, Emily A. Owens, Erica R. Edwards and Jennifer C. Nash
October 12

Black feminist speaker series to debut at the UO Oct. 19

Four speakers will visit this year to discuss topics including social justice, feminism and culture
MRI brain scan
October 12

Longtime UO supporters step up again, this time aiding science

Dave and Nancy Petrone's $500,000 donation will support the Presidential Science Initiative
Professors Brian Smith, Andy Marcus and Mike Raymer
October 11

UO scientists help pave the way in quantum science efforts

Mike Raymer, Andy Marcus and Brian Smith are helping lead a national effort to expand research
Stock image shows old data storage devices
October 10

UO chemists closer to making organic molecules for electronics

An international team led by a UO lab builds a molecule where electron spins can be flipped
Image shows UO-produced zebrafish in a campus tank
October 8

Zebrafish from UO helped find cause of Saul-Wilson syndrome

Mutant zebrafish produced in Monte Westerfield’s Institute of Neuroscience lab exhibit many of the deficits seen in the dwarfism disease