College of Design

Biologist Willem Griffiths
May 10

A UO biologist is in his own fight against the dying of the light

Willem Griffiths has a rare genetic disease that, absent a breakthrough, will rob him of his sight
Ed Whitelaw
May 1

Gift will create new endowed chairs in two UO colleges

One chair will be housed in the College of Arts and Sciences and other in the College of Design
U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio talks with UO faculty membes and students
April 29

DeFazio talks transportation with UO students and researchers

Congressman sits down for wide-ranging talk on transportation issues and emerging trends
The Outside House
April 25

Architecture professor designs an 'inside-out' house

Erin Moore, head of the School of Architecture & Environment, designed with the rights of nature in mind
Bike traffic light
April 25

UO team hopes for a green light to develop a new bike signal app

An idea from two UO professors could put bicyclists in the driver's seat at traffic lights
Interior architecture student Stella May Christ
April 24

Students craft furniture with inspiration from classic tableware

Interior design students showed off their handiwork at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art
April 22

New architecture program links design with social justice

The Design for Spatial Justice Initiative will bring issues of equity to the creative process
Urbanism Next 2018 conference
April 17

Urbanism Next to host second national conference in Portland

Participants will discuss the effects emerging technologies will have on cities and communities
Photo of ocean waves
April 15

UO photographer, art professor named Guggenheim fellow

Ron Jude is one of 168 recipients this year, chosen from a field of more than 3,000 applicants
Lab table
April 8

The 2019 Faculty Research Awards go to 24 UO scholars

Only 20 awards are usually given, but the number was raised due to the quality of submissions

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