Oregon Quarterly Spring 2012

UO researcher Shannon Boettcher works on developing a solar-power storage system that is as smart as your basic dandelion
Albany chef Matt Bennett debuts camas bulbs and wapato tubers for New York City diners
Photos of the Rose Bowl 2012 Championship
Poet Kim Stafford explores what it means to belong to a place
UO's Brain Development Lab helps underprivileged kids stay focused
How a Northwesterner's love of calligraphy changed the world
The Daisy Ducks enhance student athletes' experiences at the UO
If you're in need of peace and quiet, then there's no place like the Taylor Lounge
Women's and gender studies professor challenges students to be active in creating the kind of world that they want to have
An excerpt from Re-Dressing America's Frontier Past, by Peter Boag, PhD '88
The trio of women who take pointe at Eugene's dance company, Ballet Fantastique
Changes in leadership shock the UO community
Scholars scramble to save threatened Yemeni texts
An alternative office model for a growing mobile workforce is changing the way we work, and is likely coming to a town near you
Excerpt from "Luther Cressman and the Fort Rock Scandals," an essay by Thomas J. Connolly
Letters to the editor include ruminations on the life of Narcissa Whitman, shock over the dismissal of President Lariviere, and thoughts on Viatnamese refugees