News Archive prior to Feb. 2015

University of Oregon announces 2014 winter term degrees

EUGENE, Ore. – (April 1, 2014) – A total of 724 students who completed work toward 739 degrees submitted graduation applications during winter term 2014 at the University of Oregon.

UO and its emeritus president reflect on the 30th anniversary of Rajneeshees in Oregon

The April 1 event explores the controversy surrounding Oregon’s most notorious communal experiment

Meeting notice of the Board of Trustees of the University of Oregon

EUGENE, Ore. – (March 21, 2014) – The Board of Trustees of the University of Oregon will meet on March 26 from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., March 27 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., and March 28 from 8:30 a.m. to noon.

Committee meeting notices of the Board of Trustees of the University of Oregon

EUGENE, Ore. – (March 20, 2014) – The Academic and Student Affairs Committee and the Executive and Audit Committee and of the Board of Trustees of the University of Oregon will meet March 26 at the Ford Alumni Center, Room 403. The meetings are open to the public.

Meeting notice of the Finance and Facilities Committee of the Board of Trustees of the University of Oregon

EUGENE, Ore. – (March 13, 2014) – The Finance and Facilities Committee of the Board of Trustees of the University of Oregon will meet March 17 from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Ford Alumni Center, Room 403.

Summer camp for those impacted by autism awarded Wells Fargo grant

EUGENE, Ore. – (March 13, 2014) – A University of Oregon class and Wells Fargo will provide a $5,000 boost to a local nonprofit organization that provides a summer camp and other programs for people impacted by autism.

Alignment, fit and similarities matter in corporate-charity sponsorships

EUGENE, Ore. — (March 11, 2014) — Ever scratch your head over a pairing of a corporate sponsorship with a charity? Newly published research suggests that the brands of both can be damaged when perceived fit and similarities between sponsor and charity don't align well.

Oregon physicists use geometry to understand 'jamming' process

EUGENE, Ore. — (March 20, 2014) — University of Oregon physicists using a supercomputer and mathematically rich formulas have captured fundamental insights about what happens when objects moving freely jam to a standstill.

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