In The News

Dan Tichenor
January 18

Prof comments on historical links to debate on legal immigration

Professor Dan Tichenor talks about the national-origins quotas in the 20th century
Law professor Liz Tippett
January 17

Legal reforms needed to counter workplace harassment

Law professor Elizabeth Tippett writes about cracks in workplace rules that let sexual harassment flourish
Jennifer Freyd
January 12

Professor describes how institutions betray sex assault victims

Psychology professor Jennifer Freyd writes about institutional betrayal and how it can be countered with courage
Flag with bitcoins
January 11

Can Venezuela really back a cryptocurrency with oil?

Finance professor Stephen McKeon questions whether the country will deliver for petro holders
Newspapers stacked on a laptop
January 8

Media week: UO scholars in the news in recent weeks

News outlets sought out UO experts on sexual harassment, volcanoes and other topics
UO geophysics professor Doug Toomey spoke about the need for an earthquake early warning system.
December 21

Early earthquake detection could save thousands, prof says

Professor Doug Toomey and seismic technician Leland O’Driscoll share their expertise with The Oregonian
A stack of newspapers
December 18

Media week: UO scholars in the news in recent weeks

UO researchers were featured in stories about the Alabama election, earthquake early warning and hand washing
UO political science professor Joe Lowndes
December 13

Moore's loss won't stop his firebrand politics, prof writes

Political science professor Joe Lowndes analyzes the election results in The Washington Post
Research boat near glacier
December 13

UO researcher is highlighted in article on glacial meltwater

Oceanographer Dave Sutherland has been studying Alaska's LeConte glacier to learn more about melting
Jennifer Freyd talks with the CBC after the symposium in Toronto (Photo by CBC)
December 7

Professor discusses sexual misconduct in Toronto event

Jennifer Freyd serves on a symposium panel organized by the Globe and Mail and is later interviewed by the CBC