Graduate School

Kimberly Belmes (left) and Kyle Klosterman
December 31

UO ranked No. 1 in the U.S. for master’s degrees in physics

With 24 physics master's degrees in 2017, the university topped all other schools in the nation
Image shows the hands of a piano player while playing music
December 3

UO team decodes the mental key that opens a world of creativity

Discovery using EEG suggests strong working memory is vital to working with complex sequential information
Storm waves hitting Lummi Island in 2016
August 1

Report on Washington’s sea level rise gets boost from UO data

The UO's Ray Weldon and Tyler Newton use GPS and other data to enhance the projections
Zebrafish interacting
July 27

New discovery in zebrafish could one day aid autism research

Interfering with certain neurons in the fish causes an autism-like breakdown in social interactions
Graphic shows the study area in the Pacific Northwest
July 25

Research sheds new light on tensions along Cascadia fault

Seismometers help UO team spot anomalies that may explain differences in the fault zone
Sea pickles on the beach at Nehalem State Park in December 2016
July 20

Sea pickles are settling into the Pacific Northwest

The region’s fishing industry and food webs are being affected as pyrosomes extend their range
Janet Woodruff-Borden
June 5

Brain sciences professor named as new Graduate School dean

Janet Woodruff-Borden of the University of Louisville will join the UO this summer
Aerial view of campus
May 21

Graduate School dean finalist interviews continue this week

The final public presentation is May 21 in the EMU's Redwood Auditorium
Aerial view of campus
May 14

Graduate School dean finalists begin campus visits May 16

Two dean finalists for the Clark Honors College will give public presentations on May 15 and 17
Image shows a subject wearing cap covered in electrodes
May 14

Research could improve future treatment of Parkinson's disease

New research led by Nicole Swann is exploring alternatives in brain stimulation therapy

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