Powering the Economy

Sifting soil at a road project site
May 21

UO archaeologists help keep state road projects moving

MNCH researchers are on site to ensure that historical artifacts are protected
Tulips with EMU in background
May 5

Emergency CARES grants available to UO students

Eligible students can request funds to cover expenses such as medical, housing, food
Masks in decontamination chamber
May 4

UO partners with state to house N95 mask decontamination unit

The Battelle cleaning system will extend the lifespan of masks to up to 20 uses
A crowd of people from above
April 29

Building buzz helps entrepreneurs hit crowdfunding goals

A study explored how new companies fuel success in online fundraising campaigns
Lab glassware
April 20

The 2020 Faculty Research Awards go to 23 UO scholars

Awards go to 23 researchers and scholars in fields that span the university
Medical worker with test tube
April 15

UO joins with partner to provide critical coronavirus testing

The university and McKenzie-Willamette Medical Center join up to boost capacity
Photos by Dusty Whitaker, University Communications
April 14

Biologist Karen Guillemin: Beneficial Microbe Hunter

Biologist Karen Guillemin explores the microbial world to unlock secrets of human health
Balamurali K. Ambati
April 8

Highly regarded scientist, eye surgeon joins UO Knight Campus

Balamurali K. Ambati also became the world's youngest doctor at age 17
Tim Duy
April 7

The UO's Tim Duy talks coronavirus and the economy

He answers questions on hoarding, federal aid and state efforts to limit the spread
Student working on laptop
March 30

$1 million goes to Students in Crisis Fund to help Ducks in need

The money will go to help students facing financial hardship due to the coronavirus