News Archive prior to Feb. 2015

UO students to challenge for Venture Quest business plan awards

EUGENE, Ore. -- (June 2, 2009) -- Entrepreneurial undergraduate students at the University of Oregon will present venture ideas and compete for $1,500 in cash prizes at the Lundquist Center for Entrepreneurship's Venture Quest business plan competition beginning at 9 a.m. on Friday, June 5.

UO professor authors new book about Galápagos Islands

EUGENE, Ore. -- (May 27, 2009) - Carol Ann Bassett will have scars from ticks on her legs forever, but she's proud of them.

Documentary screening to examine issues in pornography industry

EUGENE, Ore. -- (May 26, 2009) - University of Oregon journalism professor Debra Merskin will provide framing comments following the screening of a documentary about the pornography industry, "The Price of Pleasure," at 7 p.m.

UO student exhibitions feature art and design work in architecture, digital arts

EUGENE, Ore. -- (May 22, 2009) - The 2009 graduating classes in architecture and digital arts from the University of Oregon in Portland will showcase their final projects in June. Opening from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Oregon Quarterly contest winners to read from essays on June 3

Ore. -- (May 20, 2009) -- The six
winners of Oregon Quarterly's 10th annual Northwest Perspectives Essay Contest
will read their essays on Wednesday, June 3, at the University of Oregon.The readings will take place at 7 p.m. in the

Lecture in Lesbian Studies addresses the decline in lesbian communities

Ore. -- (May 19, 2009) -- The Women's and Gender Studies (WGS) department
at the University of Oregon will host the first Sally Miller Gearhart Lecture
in Lesbian Studies from noon to 2 p.m. on May 27, in Gerlinger Lounge, 1468 University St.