College of Design

A bridge over the Willamette River near Alton Baker Park
November 9

Class examines Black history in Eugene's Alton Baker Park

The area was once a thriving Black neighborhood, until its residents were evicted
Collage of skylight photos
November 4

Passive solar could furnish a third of home heating needs

New UO research examines the value of skylights in the effort to reduce fossil fuel use
Climate protesters
November 2

UO experts weigh in on the COP26 UN climate summit

Researchers are uncertain that international diplomacy will lead to quick action
Lauren Hallett's research site in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada in northern California
October 25

Major grants helped spur record research growth in 2020-21

Annual funding grew to $172 million last year, not including COVID-19 relief funds
Volunteers at a replanting project
October 18

Rural communities get a hand from the UO's RARE program

Members work to improve economic, social and environmental conditions around Oregon
Models showing a range of sizes
October 8

UO professor helps Old Navy streamline women's sizes

Susan Sokolowski helped devise a sizing system that better matches clothes to bodies
John Arroyo
September 23

Faculty fellows program begins for UO’s Environment Initiative

John Arroyo in the College of Design will be the inaugural recipient of the new post
Faculty Excellence Award medallion
September 9

Provost announces 20 recipients of Faculty Excellence Awards

Funded by a gift from Lorry Lokey, the 2021 awards had the most recipients since 2007
Scene from 'Cruella'
August 30

Summer fades, but campus art and entertainment rolls on

Exhibits, a movie and plenty of streaming options are available in September
Art installation in field
August 27

Field school explores wildfire recovery through art in nature

Students in the Overlook Field School look for creative ways to address an annual theme