OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 24, 2016
We'll hear about a new study trying to get get to the bottom of "true altruism," a new exhibit in Portland about pidgin English and a University of Oregon project using the state's public record law.
OPB | Broadcast: July 13, 2016
This summer, former University of Oregon and current TrackTown USA star Alexi Pappas will lace up her running shoes for the Greek team at this year's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
OPB | Broadcast: June 7, 2016
We talk to writer Lindy West about her new memoir called "Shrill," and University of Oregon president Michael Schill fills us in on his first year on the job.
OPB | Broadcast: March 7, 2016
We hear about rallies held around the country yesterday in honor of LaVoy Finicum. We head out to the eastern edge of Multnomah County to see how housed and unhoused neighbors co-exist.
OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 24, 2016
We talk to Portland mayoral candidate Jules Bailey. And we hear about new University of Oregon research into the role of emotional support in healing concussions.
OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 10, 2016
We hear about legislative attempts to increase access to affordable housing in Oregon. The ACLU of Oregon explains its defense of one of the people arrested in connection with the occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge. Then we talk to a University of Oregon professor who is trying to preserve Yemen's cultural history as the country descends further into war.
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 3, 2015
University of Oregon professor Richard Taylor and his collaborator Simon Brown recently patented a new technology that could restore vision to the blind - and that's just the tip of the iceberg.
OPB | Broadcast: April 13, 2015
Richard Taylor, a University of Oregon physics professor, uses computers to determine the authenticity of Jackson Pollock paintings.
OPB | Broadcast: March 18, 2015
MONDAY: The 'Rooney Rule' requires public universities in Oregon to interview at least one minority candidate when hiring for coaching positions. Some advocates think think the state needs to monitor compliance.
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 29, 2015
THURSDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 26, 2015
MONDAY: The University of Oregon has demanded the return of 22,000 pages of documents that were obtained by an unnamed professor who has so far refused to give them back.
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 30, 2014
TUESDAY: We'll talk about Marcus Mariota's Heisman-winning season and how Oregon matches up against Florida State in the Rose Bowl.
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 3, 2014
WEDNESDAY: After negotiations with the University of Oregon administration failed, the Graduate Teaching Fellows Federation went on strike Tuesday for the first time in its 38 year history.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 6, 2014
THURSDAY: We'll talk with members of the University of Oregon Senate Task Force to Address Sexual Assault and Survivor Support about how the university is moving forward.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 28, 2014
TUESDAY: Suzanne Stevens, editor of the Portland Business Journal, joins us for our regular business news update.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 3, 2014
FRIDAY: The University of Oregon recently commissioned a task force to examine the issue of sexual assault on campus. We'll discuss the findings of a new survey.
OPB | Broadcast: June 24, 2014
TUESDAY: Three University of Oregon students accused of sexual assault earlier this year have been suspended from school for at least four years.
OPB | Broadcast: May 5, 2014
MONDAY: University of Oregon professor Jennifer Freyd worked on the White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault.
OPB | Broadcast: April 4, 2014
FRIDAY: The first Peabody Award ever given for viral video went to two University of Oregon students.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 6, 2013
WEDNESDAY: An internal report reveals the University of Oregon is lagging behind other public universities in several areas including graduation rates, retention, faculty grants and publications, and student-to-professor ratios.