Powering the Economy

Zoom workshop
October 29

Native language institutes get federal COVID-19 relief funding

UO’s linguistics department will support programs, staff at NW Indian Language Institute
Network security illustration
October 28

Researcher awarded $2.4 million to improve internet security

The UO's Ram Durairajan is designing ways to make the internet safer and more resilient
Help Wanted sign
October 26

In Oregon, COVID-19 hit some pocketbooks harder than others

Few people cite unemployment benefits as a reason for not rejoining the workforce
Lauren Hallett's research site in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada in northern California
October 25

Major grants helped spur record research growth in 2020-21

Annual funding grew to $172 million last year, not including COVID-19 relief funds
Volunteers at a replanting project
October 18

Rural communities get a hand from the UO's RARE program

Members work to improve economic, social and environmental conditions around Oregon
Exterior of building
October 8

Expansion lets University Health Services grow with the UO

A $20 million construction and renovation project adds more space and services
Models showing a range of sizes
October 8

UO professor helps Old Navy streamline women's sizes

Susan Sokolowski helped devise a sizing system that better matches clothes to bodies
John Arroyo
September 23

Faculty fellows program begins for UO’s Environment Initiative

John Arroyo in the College of Design will be the inaugural recipient of the new post
Sanjana Basak in lab
September 13

Grants let undergrads turn summer into a research experience

Two programs provide an opportunity for collaborative work in a variety of disciplines
Credit card and laptop
September 3

Consumer protection fund greenlights six research projects

Faculty members from several schools and colleges will take part in the studies