In The News

Transgender rally
December 12

Denying transgender identity affects mental health, article says

Media studies doctoral candidate Bethany Grace Howe discusses her research in The Conversation
Mosquitoes in lab
December 11

Article: Opening mosquito labs to public may help calm fears

Brook Muller writes in The Conversation about efforts to make research on the insects more open
Movie poster
December 10

Researchers find movies with diverse casts are more profitable

The UO's Peter Younkin, a management professor, and a colleague analyzed data from the Sony hack
Yemeni children
December 7

Professor writes on 'psychic numbing' in Yemen conflict

Psychology professor Paul Slovic and a colleague write in Politico about the ongoing war
Climate change protester
October 31

Law professor writes about landmark climate change lawsuit

Mary Wood stresses the relevance of the youth lawsuit as well as the possible outcomes
Collapsed buildings in Mexico after the 2017 Tehuantepec earthquake
October 29

UO professor talks mega-quakes with National Geographic

Diego Melgar talks about an earthquake in Mexico that fractured the surface of the earth
Justin Gallegos
October 24

Duck runner in the spotlight after getting Nike contract

Justin Gallegos became the company's first professional athlete with cerebral palsy
Newspapers and tablets
September 10

Media week: UO scholars in the news in recent weeks

Faculty experts weighed in on topics including Nike ads, breaking habits and climate change
Commercial fishing trawlers side by side in the ocean
September 10

UO professor talks about overfishing research on OPB show

Greg McDermott recently led a study on the overuse of natural goods prior to conservation
Dating app on phone
August 31

Professor explores the lies people tell their dating apps

Assistant professor of data analytics talks about types of falsehoods used on dating sites