Oregon Quarterly

Illustration of student savings plan and jars (credit: Sasha Heye, design, class of 2022)
July 7

Financial Wellness Center Teaches Dollars and Sense

From budgeting to credit cards to investing, a new financial wellness program is helping students manage money
Andi Butts, a poet in the Kidd creative writing workshops (credit: Dustin Whitaker, University Communications)
July 7

Kidd Workshops: Creating the Writer

A poet survives “shredding” and the virus to thrive in the UO’s prestigious Kidd writing program
Alumna Amber Starks is helping UO explore Black and Indigenous concerns (Josué Rivas (@jouse_foto))
July 7

Amber Starks, Common Reading and Technologies of Resistance

Pairing up with the Common Reading program, an alumna helps the UO explore Indigenous and Black concerns
Raoul Liévanos, Associate Professor, Sociology (credit: Dustin Whitaker, University Communications)
July 7

At Bat for Racial and Class Inequity

A baseball injury redirected Raoul Liévanos into an academic career studying equity and the environment
Michael Govier's shadow souls are manifestations of grief (courtesy of Oh Good Productions)
July 7

Center Stage with Oscar Winner Michael Govier

Theater alumnus Michael Govier wins an Academy Award for his animated film, If Anything Happens I Love You
Sara Goodrum is a hitting coach for the Milwaukee Brewers (credit: Scott Paulus.Milwaukee Brewers)
July 7

Sara Goodrum Breaks Through With Milwaukee Brewers

The Duck softballer and human physiology alumna scores as a hitting coach with the Milwaukee Brewers
Faris Cassell and the Unanswered Letter
July 7

Faris Cassell and the Unanswered Letter

Journalism graduate Faris Cassell sleuths a 60-year-old mystery involving the Holocaust
Sean Andries aims to bring art to all corners of Oregon (photo courtesy of Sean Andries)
July 7

Theater Alumnus Drives Great Art for Great Communities

Sean Andries (BS ’06, theater arts) joins the board of directors of the Oregon Cultural Trust
Livesay was a baseball standout before joining the wood products industry (credit: Special Collectio
July 7

Duck Tale: Hitting Home Runs, in Industry

High heat and high blood pressure forced James Livesay to trade baseball for the wood products field 
Anne Helen Petersen, author of Can't Even (credit: Eric Matt)
July 7

Letters to the Editor Summer 2021

Feedback on author Anne Helen Petersen's "Can't Even," student resolve, and the "12 Words" essay