College of Arts and Sciences

Wildland firefighter working on blaze
July 19

Study: Rising heat plus strenuous jobs could hurt worker health

A UO-led study examines the toll heat takes in physically demanding occupations
Examining fossils at Mitchell quarry
July 14

UO-led team uncovers new pieces of Oregon’s dinosaur puzzle

A 103-million-year-old ornithopod vertebra is found by excacators in a quarry near Mitchell
Alumna Amber Starks is helping UO explore Black and Indigenous concerns (Josué Rivas (@jouse_foto))
July 7

Amber Starks, Common Reading and Technologies of Resistance

Pairing up with the Common Reading program, an alumna helps the UO explore Indigenous and Black concerns
Raoul Liévanos, Associate Professor, Sociology (credit: Dustin Whitaker, University Communications)
July 7

At Bat for Racial and Class Inequity

A baseball injury redirected Raoul Liévanos into an academic career studying equity and the environment
Michael Govier's shadow souls are manifestations of grief (courtesy of Oh Good Productions)
July 7

Center Stage with Oscar Winner Michael Govier

Theater alumnus Michael Govier wins an Academy Award for his animated film, If Anything Happens I Love You
Sara Goodrum is a hitting coach for the Milwaukee Brewers (credit: Scott Paulus.Milwaukee Brewers)
July 7

Sara Goodrum Breaks Through With Milwaukee Brewers

The Duck softballer and human physiology alumna scores as a hitting coach with the Milwaukee Brewers
Sean Andries aims to bring art to all corners of Oregon (photo courtesy of Sean Andries)
July 7

Theater Alumnus Drives Great Art for Great Communities

Sean Andries (BS ’06, theater arts) joins the board of directors of the Oregon Cultural Trust
Livesay was a baseball standout before joining the wood products industry (credit: Special Collectio
July 7

Duck Tale: Hitting Home Runs, in Industry

High heat and high blood pressure forced James Livesay to trade baseball for the wood products field 
Strand of DNA
July 2

UO researchers illuminate invisible DNA repair pathways

New genetic research shows perfect repair of DNA damage in sperm and egg cells
Women meeting in office
July 1

Women’s Innovation Network addresses gender barriers

The inaugural program features monthly seminars, social events and mentor networks