In The News

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June 4

UO professor explores LGBTQ violence in schools

Education professor Julie Heffernan surveyed 27,000 students on violence and bullying
Winter drainage at Fern Ridge west of Eugene exposes mud rocks to weathering
June 1

UO researchers uncover information on the birth of earth

Ilya Bindeman led researchers to discover more pieces to earth’s puzzling geologic history
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May 23

Media week: UO scholars in the news in recent weeks

UO experts were sought out for stories on shooting tragedies and and a variety of other topics
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May 18

Media week: UO scholars in the news in recent weeks

UO scholars were sought out for their expertise on Rajneeshpuram, political donations and China
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May 8

Landmark climate lawsuit involving UO students will proceed

Plaintiffs argue that their futures are imperiled by government inaction on climate change
A group of students gather around a table to celebrate enrolling at UO
May 4

The Week That Was in Social Media, April 27-May 3

Celebrating Decision Day, gauging the value of a college education, and marking the start of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month were among our most popular...
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May 3

UO biologist writes essay about 3 studies of ocean grazers

In a Conversation piece, Kelly Sutherland tells readers how her lab approached an examination of how tiny creatures eat and feed the ocean
The U.S. continues to wrestle with questions about the value of a college degree
April 30

UO, Michigan and Ohio State presidents write on college's value

Amid national pressure for universities to demonstrate their value to students, the three presidents pen an essay for The Conversation
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April 27

The week that was in social media, April 20-26

The new bike share program, Saudi Ducks and the UO's Rajneesh archives were among this week's favorites
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April 26

Media week: UO scholars in the news in recent weeks

UO experts provided insight on topics including supervolcanos and Marvel comics