News Archive prior to Feb. 2015

UO professors and students launch digital ethnography website about the Oaxaca Social Movement in Mexico

EUGENE, Ore. -- (May 15, 2009) - In 2006, a group of women in Oaxaca, Mexico took over television and radio stations in support of striking teachers who were being brutalized by state police forces and paramilitary groups.

Three UO faculty members honored with distinguished teaching awards

Ore. -- (May 13, 2009) - Three University of Oregon faculty members were
recognized today with the 2009 Thomas F. Herman Faculty Achievement
Award for Distinguished Teaching. UO President Dave Frohnmayer surprised Alan
Dickman, Michael Dreiling and

Free UO concert at Medford’s Craterian Theatre to honor Frohnmayers

EUGENE, Ore. -- (May 13, 2009) -- Musicians and dancers from the University of Oregon School of Music and Dance will present a musical farewell tribute to Dave and Lynn Frohnmayer at the Craterian Ginger Rogers Theater in Medford at 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 21. The theater is located at 23 S.

UO Museum of Natural and Cultural History to host volunteer open house

EUGENE, Ore. -- (May 12, 2009) - The UO Museum of Natural and Cultural History will host a free open house for those interested in volunteering from 4 to 5 p.m. on Thursday, May 21, at the museum, 1680 E. 15th Ave.

The U.S. housing crisis and architectural design is focus of UO’s Belluschi professor lectures

EUGENE, Ore. -- (May 7, 2009) - Housing designer and national advocate for affordable housing, Michael Pyatok, will speak in Portland and Eugene about "The U.S.

Machines in the UO Student Rec Center harness human energy

Ore. -- (May 6, 2009) - Humans put out countless hours of energy everyday
through activities like walking, running and cycling. What would happen if that
energy was harnessed and used to power computers, light offices and heat buildings?