News and Features


student protesters with "there is no planet b" signs
December 16
Professor Mary Wood’s new research focuses on developing three interlocking efforts that will work together to rapidly reduce greenhouse gas emissions and remove carbon from the atmosphere.
Professor Caroline Forell at lecture podium
December 11
Over the last 41 years, Professor Caroline Forell has taught Legal Research and Writing, Torts, Trust and Estates, Future Interests, Animal Law, and Women and the Law.
John Bonine in front of COP25 sign
December 10
John Bonine, Oregon Law’s B.B. Kliks Professor of Law, is participating in international climate law negotiations at the 2019 United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.
gavel resting on table in a courtroom
December 6
Students from the University of Oregon School of Law attended the annual “The Art of the Possible” conference hosted at the Wayne L. Morse United States Courthouse in Eugene.
Women working in a field.
November 26
Associate Professor Michael Fakhri's research on food and climate change is highlighted.
candidates from the 2020 democratic race on the debate stage
November 26
Fast Company: Associate Professor Elizabeth Tippett wrote this article which was originally published in The Conversation. 
Richard Hildreth in classroom
November 26
For the last 41 years, Hildreth has taught Local Government, Land Use and Water Law, International Environmental Law, Climate Change Law, and United States and Canadian Ocean and Coastal Law.
man sitting at conference table with head on hand
November 19
PBS Newshour: Originally published in The Conversation, Associate Professor Elizabeth Tippett's article was picked up by: Raw Story, MarketWatch, Business Insider, GateHouse Media, Gov Exec, News Republic, Charlotte Observer, and CBS News.
gavel resting on table in a courtroom
November 12
The Portland Tribune: Professor Ofer Raban provides expert commentary. This was also picked up by The Bulletin.
Rex Tillerson, center, former chief executive officer of Exxon Mobil Corp., departs from state court in New York on Oct. 30, 2019.
November 12
The Intercept: Professor Mary Wood’s work on “Atmospheric Trust Litigation” is mentioned.