Community Science Lecture
Science at the Nexus of Life and Death
May 9, 2017
Patrick Phillips, acting director of the Knight Campus, gave a community lecture at the John G. Shedd Institute for the Arts where he discussed his research on aging and the challenges and opportunities created by the potential for prolonging human life.
UO, OHSU conversations
In a daylong summit last month at Western Oregon University in Monmouth, about 90 UO and OHSU researchers from a variety of disciplines brainstormed possible collaborations. Both institutions are currently developing major new research facilities thanks to unprecedented gifts from the same benefactor. UO President Michael Schill and OHSU President Joe Robertson spoke at the event.
Highlights of Legislative Hearings
Patrick Phillips, acting director of the Knight Campus, along with Karen Guillemin, professor of biology, and Jim Hutchison, UO Lokey-Harrington Chair in Chemistry, and doctoral students Susan Cooper and Michelle Sconce testified during informational hearings in Salem.
Highlights from House Higher Education and Workforce Committee
March 23, 2017
Senate Business and Transportation Committee
May 1, 2017
Senate Education Committee
May 4, 2017