College of Arts and Sciences

Map of Russian America
March 30

Conference provides a look at Russian history in the Northwest

The event is April 6-7 on campus and will include talks aimed at a general audience
Two dogs playing with a stick at a dog park
March 29

Dogged researchers find new clues to the human brain

Experiments with cartoon creatures and MRI show how the brain processes individual experience
Sravya Tadepalli
March 28

Duck named as a finalist for the Harry S. Truman scholarship

Sravya Tadepalli is a Wayne Morse Scholar majoring in political science and journalism
Theresa May and actor on stage
March 28

Environmental activism takes the stage in professor's new work

Theresa May explores the role of theater in raising awareness about the earth in a new book
Sanjay Srivastava
March 27

Prof talks on where psychology went wrong and how to fix it

Sanjay Srivastava spoke with Live Science about the problems with psychology and steps to improve it
Melissa Baese-Berk
March 23

Professor gives tips for how to learn a language through TV

Melissa Baese-Berk told CNN how watching sitcoms and other programs can aid learning
Image shows the view looking seaward from the island of Yap
March 22

UO team to set sail on a quest to trace ancient Pacific voyages

Scott Fitzpatrick and grad student Matthew Napolitano hope to find the earliest settlement of Yap
UO anthropology professor Lynn Stephen
March 22

Provost awards new Knight Chair to professor of anthropology

Lynn Stephen is an acknowledged researcher, teacher and leader in Latin American studies
The Price Science Library's Visulaization Lab
March 21

Five junior faculty members receive prestigious research grant

Five University of Oregon faculty members received prestigious National Science Foundation Career Awards this academic year.
March 20

Six graduate science programs land in national rankings

Earth sciences was the highest-ranked program, landing at No. 31 on the USN&WR list