College of Arts and Sciences

Karla Holloway
February 24

Duke University professor to reflect on ‘A Life in Letters’

Karla Holloway studies African American literature, bioethics, gender and law
Laura Pulido
February 21

Laura Pulido is the newest recipient of a Collins Chair

She is a professor in the geography and indigenous, race and ethnic studies departments
Actors rehearsing a scene
February 21

19th-century drama meets the #MeToo Movement in Ibsen play

This week, University Theatre opens “A Doll’s House,” Henrick Ibsen’s 1879 drama that shocked Victorian audiences with a female protagonist who had the audac
Sarah DuBrow
February 21

UO psychology professor named 2020 Sloan research fellow

Sarah DuBrow is among 126 early career researchers to receive the award
Elizabeth Rush
February 21

Prof to discuss climate change and small communities

Writer Elizabeth Rush from Brown University uses language to connect to nature
Feet emerging from hot tub
February 20

Study will ask if hot tubbing can lower blood pressure

Researchers want to know if nice, hot soaks can work as well, or better, than exercise
Research team at site of initial discovery in Baja California
February 19

UO team helping to decipher a Baja California mystery

First outing led by Becky Dorsey explores clues to the peninsula’s genetic diversity
Collage of book covers
February 17

Science book club adds meeting to dig deeper into storytelling

The Lab Lit Book Club offers a chance for readers to consider science through fiction
Working at an electron microscope
February 13

State universities agree to more sharing of research facilities

New agreements will ease access to high-tech instruments and services on each campus
Lava pouring into ocean
February 12

New profs, expansion heat up the UO's volcanology research

The Center for Volcanology has helped make the UO a top-tier research destination