Oregon Experts

Geri Richmond

Hot Topic Spokespeople

The University of Oregon is changing the way we think about everything from the drought to germs, and childhood obesity to sporting goods. We are reshaping the world through green chemistry, and examining life at the nano-scale. We're home to many of the world's elite researchers, and our experts are available for media interview and related requests.

Oregon in the News

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Making Headlines

The discovery of one of North America’s oldest known artifacts. A new way of treating arsenic-contaminated water to make it safe to drink. A student concludes that people likely rolled the hats that rest atop Easter Island's famous structures. Big things happen here. And the media have noticed.

Oregon Research

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Experiment with Research

The University of Oregon is deeply committed to both pure and applied research. We collaborate, break down barriers, and find better ways. It’s what we do. For the health and welfare of those in Oregon, the nation, and the world, we are working together to become greater than the sum of our parts.



2015 survey of University of Oregon students also uncovers potential higher risks for sexual harassment among law students.

1,376 students recognized on the UO's dean's list for their academic achievements during the 2015 spring term

$214.2 million FY15 total boosts campaign to $826.9 million; highest yearly total ever for academic giving

The ceremony, presided over by UO interim President Scott Coltrane, will include student speakers. The commencement keynote speaker is Peter Hollens.