Posts by Steve Duckworth

Introducing River Freemont, Archives Assistant

This post comes from River Freemont, Student Archives Assistant in the Historical Collections & Archives. Hello! My name is River Freemont (they/them/theirs). I graduated from Portland State...

Alice M. Stewart, radiation & health expert

This post comes from Zoë Maughan, Student Archives Assistant in the Historical Collections & Archives. Have you ever wondered about how we understand the health effects of radiation? Now...

Introducing Jordan Jedry, Archives Assistant

This post comes from Jordan Jedry, Student Archives Assistant in the Historical Collections & Archives. Hello everyone! My name is Jordan Jedry (they/them), and I’m thrilled to be...

An interview with Dr. Augustus “Gus” Tanaka

This post comes from Zoë Maughan, Student Archives Assistant in the Historical Collections & Archives. In celebration of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, we’re reaching...

An interview with Dr. William Ito

This post comes from Zoë Maughan, Student Archives Assistant in the Historical Collections & Archives. In celebration of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, we're reaching...

An interview with Dr. Walter C. Reynolds

This post comes from Zoë Maughan, Student Archives Assistant in the Historical Collections & Archives. It was in 2007, just after OHSU named one of the new aerial trams “Walt” in...

Oral History: Dr. Dena Hassouneh

This post comes from Zoë Maughan, Student Archives Assistant in the Historical Collections & Archives. Another interview from our Oral History Collection is now available online! This...

Image showing behind the scenes at the recording of Dr. Lynne Shinto's oral history interview; Shinto's face is shown on a television screen along with the recording studio.

Oral History: Lynne Shinto and integrative medicine

This post comes from Roman Block, Student Archives Assistant in the Historical Collections & Archives. Integrative medicine, which pairs the use of natural medicine with that of conventional...

Image of two Starr-Edwards ball-and-cage style artificial heart valves set on an orange-red background. The valve on the left has a metal ball, while the valve on the right has a white plastic ball. Both balls are enclosed in white mesh cloth-covered cages.

Oral History: James A. Wood and the artificial heart valve

This post comes from Roman Block, Student Archives Assistant in the Historical Collections & Archives. Each year, our lives are changed by new inventions, revelations about our collective...