College of Arts and Sciences

Katherine Pears and Phillip Fisher
May 19

Joint study suggests ways to help foster kids cope with school moves

Findings from comprehensive data collection show foster children change schools a lot, but they do better when they enter kindergarten prepared.
Jennifer Freyd
May 18

UO's Jennifer Freyd to discuss institutional betrayal in South Africa

As a guest of the International Women's Forum, she plans to address what trauma looks like and how institutions can move forward.
May 15

Stephen Shoemaker named a fellow of Radcliffe Institute

UO religious studies professor Stephen Shoemaker has been named a fellow of The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University for the 2015–16
May 15

Romance languages to hold spring social and awards ceremony

The Department of Romance Languages is hosting the 2015 Spring Social and Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, May 19.
Josh Snodgrass
May 13

Josh Snodgrass honored with national academic advising award

The anthropology professor is involved in First-Year Programs and College Scholars and was a Williams Fellow in 2012.
William Deresiewicz
May 11

William Deresiewicz to discuss higher education in Kritikos lecture

The acclaimed writer and critic will discuss what's wrong with higher education and how to fix it.
Megan Garland, 2015 Boren Scholar
May 8

Boren Scholar with a talent for study abroad makes plans for China

Megan Garland has been on four study abroad trips so far, and will leave on her last one after graduation.
Miles Reinke
May 8

Friends, faculty asked to share memories of UO student

Members of the campus community who knew UO junior Miles Reinke are invited to share memories of the gregarious and compassionate student, who died unexpecte
Cinder cone near Mount Lassen
May 6

UO study finds water helps ignite Cascades volcanoes

Surface evidence from Northern California's Mount Lassen leads UO team to understand more about what is happening deep underground.
May 5

Budget process yields strategic investments in academics, campus support

New faculty positions and support for the library, science literacy and SAIL are among the funded initiatives.