Robert D. Clark Honors College

Rachel Grant, the first UO Frohnmayer Fellow
March 16

UO names first Frohnmayer Fellow for Oxford trip

Rachel Grant was part of the Carnegie Global Oregon FIG and was named a Carnegie Ethics Fellow for the Future at a conference in New York last year.
Mark Carey conducting research at Lake Palcacocha, Cordillera Blanca, Peru.
February 25

As glaciers melt, more voices in research are needed

Fresh eyes of a UO undergraduate on a growing environmental problem led to a project that found gender vulnerabilities should be considered.
A view of Chapman Hall, home of the Clark Honors College.
February 24

Chapman Hall move planned before start of renovation

Offices, classrooms and other services now in Chapman Hall will move to McArthur Court while an interior renovation takes place.
Kelly Sutherland of the Oregon Institute of Marine Biology and Clark Honors College
February 23

Two professors awarded Sloan Research Fellowships

Biologist Kelly Sutherland and mathematician Benjamin Elias will use the Sloan awards to help their research, travel and grad students.
3-D versions of orchids being prepped in the lab
February 23

3-D printer helps tell why flies swarm to Dracula orchids

UO-led research in Ecuador unravels how a rare plant species lures pollinators with a mushroom-like part.
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.

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