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Graphic shows the study area in the Pacific Northwest
July 25

Research sheds new light on tensions along Cascadia fault

Seismometers help UO team spot anomalies that may explain differences in the fault zone
Sea pickles on the beach at Nehalem State Park in December 2016
July 20

Sea pickles are settling into the Pacific Northwest

The region’s fishing industry and food webs are being affected as pyrosomes extend their range
Award recipients
July 16

UO researchers awarded grants for interdisciplinary projects

The funding helps promising work with a strong likelihood of getting additional external support
Illustration of a flooded urban area
July 16

Rising seas threaten coastal internet infrastructure, study says

UO computer scientist Ram Durairajan tells Montreal conference that impacts could be coming in just 15 years
“Heroes From Another Earth,” staged by English professor Betsy Wheeler (below, left), featured superhero battles, interplanetary travel, and social critique. Photographs by Nic Walcott, BS ’16 (journalism), University Communications
July 6

Disability Studies Takes Center Stage

UO's Living Theater brings together students and community members with disabilities to create performances
For Oregon and generations of Ducks, Animal House has been regarded as a key part of UO culture, but the film also has a complicated history as both cinematic milestone and reputational millstone.
July 6

Animal House: Still Funny at Age 40?

National Lampoon's Animal House turns 40 this summer. Filmed at Oregon and popular with generations of Ducks, is the classic campus comedy showing its age? 
Super Intern: What it's like working for a giant in comic books? Marvel-ous!
July 6

Super Intern: Lauren Amaro at Marvel Comics

What’s it like working for a giant in comic books? Marvel-ous!
Pine Mountain Observatory
July 6

Girl Scouts to spend a week stargazing at Pine Mountain

10 young girls from nine states will camp in the forest and get a taste of astronomy and physics
Phil Washbourne
July 6

Pub talk will detail how zebrafish help autism research

In the lab of biologist Phil Washbourne, zebrafish are opening a new window on gene mutations
Native American students playing shinney
July 5

Early societies used games to prepare them for war, study finds

UO anthropologists dig through descriptions on early team sports to learn why they were played

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