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A Musical and a Masterpiece

Sit in on an Irish Yuletide party as University Theatre opens its season with a presentation of “James Joyce’s The Dead.”

Getting Philosophical

Philosophy students are teaching elementary schoolers how to disagree–and still stay civil.

A Lofty Honor

An international studies student is the first to earn the esteemed Presidential Management Fellowship in over a decade.

Well-Prepared to Lead

As newly appointed CAS dean, W. Andrew Marcus has a compelling claim-to-fame you won’t find on his CV. 
Manju Bangalore

This IS Rocket Science

Sophomore Manju Bangalore’s research on in-space propulsion earns stellar national recognition.

An Explosive Gift

Thanks to longtime donors, the UO is poised to become a global center of volcanic research.

New Oceanfront Classroom

The Charleston Marine Life Center, featuring aquaria, a tidepool touch tank and more, was nine years in the making.

Back to the Future

Conservation hinges on a record of human-driven environmental change older than thought, research by UO shows.

Support to the Sciences

A $7 million gift from Cheryl and Allyn Ford kick-starts renovations at Pacific Hall — and bolsters research.

Build a Better World

Philosophy alum Nathan Pai Schmitt teaches engineering to high schoolers as part of his plan to shake up education.
Martha Bayless

Bread Winner

English professor Martha Bayless earns a prestigious fellowship for research on bread.

Big Boost to Human Physiology

Human physiology will add an advanced biomedical lab thanks to a gift from Dr. Kenneth and Kenda Singer.

Call This Game Changer “Diane”

A doctoral student in chemistry built a molecule with the properties scientists have sought for a century.

Running Down a Dream

Jenna Prandini, a general social sciences alumna, earns a spot on the U.S. Olympic Track and Field Team.

Cutting Edge Comics

Ben Saunders organizes an exhibit about the irreverent comic book company EC Comics.

An Accidental Discovery

Geologists inadvertently find that Californias drought has also slowed landslides around the state.

Getting the Dirt on Garbage

It’s been a challenge since the dawn of civilization: How do we get rid of our garbage?

Imagination Exploration

Psychology professor Marjorie Taylor‘s study on children with imaginary friends gets attention from NPR.

Worth The Wait

After a weather-related delay, chemistry professor Geri Richmond receives the Medal of Science.

“An Optimistic Eye on the Future”

W. Andrew Marcus has been named permanent Tykeson Dean of Arts and Sciences.

Small Matters, National Stage

Biologist Jessica Green was recently on an elite panel discussing research on complex systems of microorganisms.

Quantum Conundrum

UO scientists ask the question, “is life a classical physics process or a quantum physics process?”
Phil Fisher and two Muppets

Lending a Fuzzy Hand

Two Muppets upstaged one of the world’s leading neuroscientists at a recent conference, but it was all in good fun.
Zebrafish

From Refugee to Geneticist

George Streisinger’s love for science led him to be the first person to clone a vertebrate.
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