Transparent Zebrafish in water

A $10 million gift from Columbia Sportswear founder Tim Boyle and his wife, Mary, gives the UO’s genetic research labs a vital boost.

“This is a seminal moment for the University of Oregon, an inflection point that will shape the trajectory of the university for the next century and beyond.”

—Michael H. Schill

Literature professor Barbara Mossberg uses the metaphor of "purple" to describe her philosophy of interdisciplinary learning.

 

Assistant professor of product design Elizabeth Esponnette hopes to revolutionize the clothing industry with a novel manufacturing process.

Darron Welch, BA ’92, uses many of the skills he learned as a history major to inform his work as cofounder and head brewer of the
Pelican Brewing Company.

One hundred years ago, the UO’s football team silenced those who said West Coasters couldn’t win at football.

In this excerpt from Teacher: Two Years in the Mississippi Delta (University Press of Mississippi, 2016), English instructor Mike Copperman, MFA ’06, looks back at some of the Mississippi Delta kids who fell under the radar in his fourth grade classroom.

What can tunes and the tasty treats tell us about making good experiences better?

Thousands of Velella velella, jellyfish relatives, washed ashore on Oregon beaches in April, and now are littering beaches in New Zealand.

Alumnus Edgardo Simone is a successful composer and orchestrator of Hollywood blockbusters, including the Spider-Man and Men in Black franchises