College of Arts and Sciences

Jennifer Freyd
August 21

New survey on sexual climate suggests more awareness of services is needed

Preliminary findings of 2015 survey of UO students are delivered to international summit as the UO continues steps to address the issues.
The view looking out from Fort Rock Cave
August 21

Archaeologists to return to Oregon's Fort Rock Cave

Using advancements in technology, researchers hope to learn more about the cave's history and solidify early conclusions of Luther Cressman.
Robot submarine Sentry fitted with SyPRID samplers
August 14

Into the deep with OIMB

UO scientists Craig Young and Kirsten Meyer appear on The Jefferson Exchange to talk about dives off the U.S. East Coast and New Zealand.
UO psychology professor Azim Shariff
August 11

UO professor discusses goodness and god in NPR story

Psychology professor Azim Shariff's work is cited in a story about whether voters would elect an atheist as president.
UO emeritus professor of biology George Carroll
August 10

Emeritus professor George Carroll receives distinguished scientist award

An internationally recognized expert on mushrooms and fungi, Carroll recently received the Distinguished Mycologist Award from a national society.
Crowd at Straub Hall
August 7

'Focus on what we can do' is message of earthquake forum

Audience at Straub Hall and online gets history lesson on the Cascadia quake zone and practical advise on how to prepare for 'The Really Big One."
Twila Moon
August 4

UO postdoctoral fellow is focus of series of her hometown paper

Explore Big Sky is profiling hometown resident Twila Moon's environmental research in Greenland and Antarctica.
UO chemistry professor David Tyler
August 3

Chemistry professor David Tyler featured in The Atlantic magazine

Tyler, who studies the life cycles of consumer goods, addresses a mother's concerns about the plastics used to make toy dolls.
John Postlethwait
August 3

UO biologist is in NY Times story and video about project in Alaska

John Postlethwait is studying genes of fish contaminated by PCBs in an effort to help native populations exposed to toxins left at the end of the Cold War.
July 30

Team Duckling aims to excite kids about science

Free activities at Saturday Market give kids a chance to have fun at 'Science of Sound' booth.