In The News

Vice President for Student Life Robin Holmes
July 15

Robin Holmes authors guest editorial on the UO’s sexual assault response

Holmes details the ways the UO is responding to areas of concern raised by U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill in a report on sexual violence on campus
Madonna Moss processing herring eggs with Sitka Tribe of Alaska
July 15

Madonna Moss cited prominently as herring return to Alaskan Bay

The Juneau Empire provided coverage on the arrival of herring at Auke Bay in Alaska featuring UO anthropologist Madonna Moss
July 14

Effort to expand the UO's study of volcanoes draws R-G coverage

As part of the Register-Guard's series on the Clusters of Excellence initiative, this week's focus is on new faculty members who will study volcanoes
July 7

Institute of Molecular Biology strengths highlighted in media

The front page of the Register-Guard features a story about the successes of the institute that led to its selection as a Cluster of Excellence
UO journalism professor Peter Laufer
June 26

UO professor draws attention to myths about organic food

Peter Laufer, the author of a book on food labeling, breaks out five myths about organic food in an article for The Washington Post
Chris Minson
June 26

Chris Minson talks heat response in Discovery News story

Chris Minson is the go-to expert in a Discovery News story about surviving the heat of summer
Former UO quarterback Dennis Dixon
June 20

Football alumni to appear at local youth fundraisers

Quarterback Dennis Dixon and tight end Ed Dickson are scheduled to be joined by former teammates at events in the Willamette Valley
Joe Thornton
June 20

UO biologists detail how chance drove the evolution of a hormone

Research by UO biologists Joe Thornton and Michael Harms is featured in a newly published paper in the journal Nature
Paul Swangard
June 19

Swangard weighs in on Washington Redskins brand

UO's sports marketing center leader weighs in on brand implications for the NFL team
June 18

Chronicle cites UO program’s real-world emphasis for students

The Sustainable Cities Initiative was included in the Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Want a College Experience That Matters? Get to Work” this week.