College of Arts and Sciences

Students visiting UO for folk life field school
September 1

Warm Springs students explore family, tribal folklife at UO

The Oregon Folklife Network helped eighth-graders learn how to gather family histories
Dave Sutherland's team at work on boat at Alaskan glacier
August 30

Glacial ice is a way of life for UO oceanographer

Dave Sutherland reels in a boatload of National Science Foundation grants, including one with Mark Carey to study glaciers in Antarctica
Daniel Tichenor
August 22

New study delves into state approaches to immigration

UO professor Dan Tichenor will examine the effects of starkly different state policies on immigration
Sanjay Srivastava
August 15

A funny thing happened on the way to the psych study

Seeing a need for a humorous timeout in the serious subject of psychology studies, UO professor Sanjay Srivastava cam
Jason Hubbard and Ulrich Mayr in MRI control room
August 15

UO team finds signs of pure altruism in the brain

Researchers also see influence of age as they combine personality measures, charitable-giving behavior, neural science and fMRI in a new study
Ben Hansen
August 10

Study on 'ban the box' rules cited in multiple news stories

The study raises questions about the effectiveness of limiting criminal history questions on job applications
The ruins of Pompeii, with Mount Vesuvius in the background
August 4

UO classics professor digs up the dirt on Pompeii

Classics professor Kevin Dicus has been sifting through the ruins for more than 10 years
Fish tanks in the UO's zebrafish lab
August 2

Researchers probe microbes and health at UO symposium

The two-day conference will focus on research using zebrafish and other models to understand human health
Carol Stabile
August 1

Professor to serve as associate dean for social sciences in CAS

Carol Stabile will take on the role following the appointment of Bruce Blonigen as interim dean of the business school
Wifi symbol with eyes
August 1

OQ: Online safety and the new ethics of privacy

A new center at the UO is researching ways to keep data secure while working to define privacy in the digital age