Robert D. Clark Honors College

Stone statues on Easter Island
February 22

When is a weapon not a weapon? New research on Easter Island

Artifacts thought to be weapons could actually be agricultural tools, according to research by Clark Honors College Dean Terry Hunt and others.
Members of the first Humanities Undergraduate Research Fellowships class visit the First Folio exhibit at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art.
February 17

Undergrad fellows launch humanities research projects

The program helps undergraduate students outside the natural sciences understand how research informs learning throughout the humanities.
Amelia Fitch is the first UO student ever to win a prestigious Gates Cambridge Scholarship.
February 15

Bio student first at UO to win Gates Cambridge Scholarship

Amelia Fitch, a biology student in the Clark Honors College, will pursue a master's degree at the University of Cambridge in Great Britain.
The team's performance postions the UO for a strong finish as the debate season nears its end.
February 2

UO debate team sweeps first place in national tourney

Two Clark Honors College students top a 90-team field of debaters to win the recent Mile High Invitational held in Salt Lake City.
Barbara Mossberg, humanities professor in the Clark Honors College
December 7

UO professor to open international literary conference

Mossberg will address the 2015 Abroad Writers' Conference later this month in Dublin, Ireland, where she will read from her poetry.
UO economics major Kevin Frazier, a Rhodes scholarship finalist
November 13

UO econ major Kevin Frazier named Rhodes Scholar finalist

Frazier and other finalists from this region will have final interviews in Seattle Nov. 21, and two recipients will be named that evening.
November 12

A strong team: UO debaters take first place in two divisions

The UO hosts the David Frohnmayer Invitational for mock trial programs Saturday, Nov. 14, in Room 175 Knight Law Center.
October 30

Governor appoints Stamps Scholar to UO Board of Trustees

Once confirmed by the Oregon Legislature, freshman accounting major Will Paustian will serve through June 30, 2017.
Rachel Grant and Michael Enseki-Frank, UO honors students
October 29

UO honors students speak at international ethics meeting

The students were recently named Carnegie Ethics Fellows for the Future and are among 23 fellows representing eight countries.
October 13

Media call on Professor David Frank for commentary on the gun debate

Journalists sought out Frank in the wake of mass shootings to get his perspective on the president's evolving approach to the issue.