Powering the Economy

Aerial view of campus
March 20

Education, law are again among the best in grad school rankings

The College of Education rose to No. 4 among public universities in the U.S.
Pioneer Mother
March 19

The UO's women scholars are taking the lead in academia

UO female faculty provide leadership and inspiration through a variety of organizations
Beta Cells light up bright green inside the zebrafish pancreas
March 11

Innovation Beat: Patents and licensing deals, provost's big ideas

UO researchers continue to make new discoveries and create new products
River flowing over rocks.
March 11

The Year of Water opens the spigot on university research

The statewide initiative begins in earnest with a waterfall of spring events
Geri Richmond
March 9

Oregon Historical Society names Richmond a history maker

The award recognizes those who help shape the culture and history of Oregon
The hospital simulation lab
February 6

New lab lets students practice their bedside manner

The hospital sim lab lets COE students get used to working in a medical setting
Gov. Kate Brown signing proclamation
January 28

Governor announces legislative push to fund Oregon ShakeAlert

$7.5 million would support detection, public alerts during major earthquakes
Data code on a computer screen
January 17

Six UO researchers awarded data science seed funding grants

The grants encourage new faculty partnerships and development of innovative research 
Portland light rail train at intersection
January 14

Urbanism Next launches the NEXUS online clearinghouse

The database will help decision-makers address emerging technologies
A salp colony
January 10

Grant lets marine biologist pursue bioinspired study of jellyfish

The $1.1M award comes from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation’s Science Program