Photos from a production of The Canticle of the Black Madonna at the Newmark Theatre in Portland.

An Opera is Born

The development of an opera by Ethan Gans-Morse, MMus ’13, provides a template for how new works can be created for a 400-year-old art form.

WI 14 cover Oregon Quarterly


For former foster kids in Oregon, college dreams are coming true thanks to a new tuition-and-fee waiver program. 

Oregon-based forestry expert Darin Stringer BS ’93 is helping bring forests back to the rocky soils of Lebanon.

The university announced its amibitious $2 billion campaign, becoming the largest fundraising effort ever attempted by any organization in Oregon.

Starting spring 2015, a new sports-focused exchange program will open up extraordinary cross-cultural learning opportunities for undergraduates in Oregon and Singapore.

A new grant could help a UO professor speed the discovery of new treatments for human diseases and at the same time shave millions off the cost of drug development.