Oregon Quarterly Autumn 2018

Despite being captivated by the Oxford English Dictionary as a child, Baese-Berk didn't realize her calling as a linguistics scholar until college. Photo by Nic Walcott, University Communications
October 3

Profile: Melissa Baese-Berk, Associate Professor of Linguistics

Associate professor of linguistics discusses undergraduate research, the Apollo 11 mission, and the Oxford English Dictionary

Wong created Oregon Medical Brigades, a service program that sends UO students to Panama to set up medical clinics for needy communities, with his roommate after a spring break service trip to Honduras during his freshman year. Photo by Steve Smith
October 3

Epic Journey: Austin Wong and Health Care

Challenging path through undergraduate research ends with career in health care

Lucy Gubbins, BA '12 (linguistics), helped kick-start the Oregon Undergraduate Research Journal. Now she helps RevZilla understand its customers. Photo by Roy Kim
October 3

Lucy Gubbins and the Language of Retail

Experience and skills from undergraduate linguistic research translate for seller of motorcycle gear

Doneka Scott leads the initiative to hire 23 advisors and house them in Tykeson Hall, opening in 2019. Photo by Chris Larsen, University Communications
October 3

Surge in Advisors Supports Students

Nearly two dozen new advisors will guide students through education to careers

"They encouraged me every step of the way," said La Pine native Wesley Bryant, BS ’18 (sociology), in regards to Pathway advisors. Photo courtesy of University Communications
October 3

Breaking Trail: PathwayOregon at 10

PathwayOregon, which combines financial aid with advising, celebrates 10 years

Illustration by Lauren Rebbeck
October 3

For Love of the Comma

The enigma of the copy editor's favorite punctuation and the haunting memories that often accompany it

Photograph courtesy University Archives Photographs, Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries
October 3

Letters to the Editor Autumn 2018

Letters to the editor include an argument for the relevance of Animal House; condemning political correctness; remembering Hope Pressman

October 3

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