College of Design

UO student Emmalyn Leonard, a CURE participant
June 10

UO Foundation board awards $80,000 to three programs

The money will promote academic excellence and help connect the board to students and faculty
Students in the Introduction to Entrepreneurship class
June 5

Innovation Beat: UO curriculum gets an innovation revamp

Also, UO celebrates its innovators; student startups push boundaries and invigorate their fields
Child drawing a bird's nest
May 28

June swoons with a tasty menu of arts and culture opportunities

Art exhibits, concerts and even peregrine falcons are some of this month's campus offerings
Students working on project
May 24

Design students win EPA award for stormwater runoff project

Their plan advocates practices such as rain gardens and permeable parking lots
Alternative housing event opening
May 24

College of Design takes on Oregon's affordable housing crisis

The Better Housing Together initiative is bringing community groups together to spark change
Lane Transit District buses in the rain at Eugene Station
May 13

UO study finds income affects bus ridership in bad weather

College of Design’s Nicole Ngo studied how climate changes may affect public transportation
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