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July 28, 2022
A kind of bark cloth known as tapa cloth in Polynesia recently drew a team of Samoan researchers to the UO Museum of Natural and Cultural History to dig into its extensive collection of the culturally important material.
July 28, 2022
A look into how environmental variables accelerate, slow or even reverse the aging process is the focus of a University of Oregon anthropologist whose research was recently funded by the National Institutes of Health.
July 22, 2022
Much of what we know about human health comes from the study of diseases like cancer, cardiovascular disease and brain disorders. The Wu Tsai Human Performance Alliance takes the opposite approach, studying peak performance — from the molecular level to the whole body — with the goal of enabling all people to achieve optimal health and well-being.
July 20, 2022
It’s truly amazing! Marvel’s Spider-Man turns 60 this year.
July 18, 2022
The University of Oregon is experiencing its biggest summer of study abroad enrollment in university history with 829 Ducks leaving the nest to study and intern in 34 countries on 78 different programs.
July 18, 2022
Bringing the World Athletics Championships Oregon22 to Hayward Field has been in the works for longer than most realize.
July 18, 2022
UO researchers have developed a portable tool that uses lasers to measure the composition of glacial ice, data that can help determine how fast that ice is melting.
July 18, 2022
The long legacy that women have made in sports at the UO and beyond.
July 11, 2022
The University of Oregon doctoral candidate marked a milestone this April when she won the A. Owen Aldridge Prize in Comparative Literature for her 2020 essay “Toward Weaving/Reading Hemispheric Land and Literature.”
July 11, 2022
Allen Malony, a UO Professor of Computer and Information Science, will be taking his expertise and eagerness for collaboration to Finland this summer as he partakes in his fifth Fulbright Scholar Award.
July 6, 2022
A landscape architecture professor is using a riverside meadow as a testing ground with multiple goals in mind.
July 6, 2022
Damien Callahan has long studied how to help older adults bounce back from knee replacement and other orthopedic injuries that can be crippling, even life-threatening. Now, he’s seeking insights from a group that might seem unrelated: elite athletes.
July 5, 2022
Four faculty and staff members are being recognized for their work by the Division of Graduate Studies. Cheri Smith, Maile Hutterer, Jerry Rosiek and Kayla Robinson were selected as winners of the 2022 Graduate Education Excellence Awards.
July 4, 2022
The Data Science Initiative graduated their first group of undergraduates. Seven undergraduate data science students walked the stage this spring to collect their diplomas, an exciting moment for the university’s new data science degree program.
June 29, 2022
Climate change might be behind an unusual disease outbreak among Antarctic fish.