Category Archives: Departmental News

Philosophy Assistant Professor Barbara Muraca interviewed for podcast

Philosophy Assistant Professor Barbara Muraca was interviewed for a podcast organized by the German Green Foundation “Heinrich Boell” It is the 5th episode of a series on Climate Justice.

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Finding the link between suicide and RSD

Last week Dr. Stephanie Jenkins, assistant professor of philosophy presented her work at an informal open forum discussing the effects of RSD. Full story here.

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Review for FOREST UNDER STORY in High Country News

In the western Cascade Range, just one hour east of Eugene, Oregon, there is an old-growth forest where ecosystem science and the humanities converge. Since 1948, the HJ Andrews Experimental Forest has been a research sanctuary for scientists studying biodiversity, … Continue reading

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C of I’s Craig H. Neilsen Foundation Lectureship in Judaic Studies hosts Professors Kevin Osterloh and Rena Lauer

Last spring, C of I Judaic studies Professor Federica Francesconi received a research grant from the American Association for Jewish Research for the project “Jews, Gender, and the Premodern Mediterranean: Building a Pacific Northwest Network.”  Now, those grant funds will … Continue reading

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Mary Jo Nye is the recipient of the 2017 Abraham Pais Prize for History of Physics.

The Pais Prize is given annually by the American Physical Society and the American Institute of Physics to recognize outstanding scholarly achievements in the history of physics.

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Spring 2017 Classes on Flickr

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TOO BLACK Workshop and Performance

As part of the 35th annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration, the OMA was honored to collaborate with Diversity & Cultural Engagement, University Housing and Dining Services, and the School of History, Philosophy, & Religion, to organize the event … Continue reading

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Associate professor Nichols has been named director of the Oregon State University Center for the Humanities.

Associate professor Christopher McKnight Nichols has been named director of the Oregon State University Center for the Humanities. The Center for the Humanities is an interdisciplinary research center with the primary mission of advancing the vitality and quality of humanities … Continue reading

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Prof. Joseph Orosco is a member of the Corvallis King Legacy Committee.

Check out this GT article about his thoughts on Corvallis joining the sanctuary city movement.

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Emeritus Prof. William Robbins new piece published in History News Network.

The False Claims About History Made by the People Who Seized the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge Headquarters –  

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