Oregon Quarterly Autumn 2019

October 2

Astronomy Research: An Asteroid Revealed

From star-gazing to asteroid-chasing, the UO astronomical facility offers a constellation of adventures

October 2

Biology Major Recruits Hogs to Help Hazelnuts

Tiny worms threaten Oregon's prolific hazelnut production. And only pigs can stop them. 

October 2

Helping the Homeless through Anthropology

A student's interviews with homeless women put a human face on a national dilemma

Hernandez (left), learns testing techniques at the elbow of experts such as ment
October 2

Knight Campus Puts Students on Fast Research Track

New research programs allow undergraduates to work with mentors in prestigious UO labs 

Painting of a Viking feast
October 2

Medieval Studies and the Viking Feast

A passion for the middle ages manifests as an examination of the all-purpose Viking feast

October 2

Profile: Ed Whitelaw, Professor Emeritus, Economics

After 52 years of teaching at the UO,  Ed Whitelaw shows no signs of slowing down

Finding Poetry for "Her"
October 2

Finding "Her" in Feminist Poetry

Translating the works of Forugh Farrokhzad and other female poets leads to a unique career path

October 2

Ethnic Studies: A Chinese Adoptee Examines "Otherness"

A Chinese adoptee explores otherness within a family that is loving but different

October 2

Psychology Major Studies Mental Health in Ghana

Tracking the stigmatization of mental illness across Africa

October 2

Broadway House Jazz Jams Turn 10

Philosophy professor & musician shares history of the famed Broadway House concert series