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Celebrating first-generation students

Posted on November 8, 2018

More than 35% of EOU students are the first in their families to attend college. TRIO/SSS recognizes the achievements of first-gen students on Nov. 8.

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NCS Drum Circle

Sealed with a Circle Dance

Posted on November 7, 2018

Sixty attendees at the signing ceremony between EOU and the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation (CTUIR) left their seats for a traditional circle dance on Oct. 18.

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Colby Heideman chemistry professor

Dual-credit program receives state recognition

Posted on November 5, 2018

Eastern Promise became one of the first sponsored dual-credit programs to receive state approval.

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Doopler, 2016,
terracotta, white earthenware, underglaze,
glaze, majolica, resin, swizzle sticks, mixed media

Faculty artists featured on campus

Posted on November 1, 2018

The Nightingale Gallery’s biennial Faculty Exhibition opens Nov. 9 and runs through Dec. 11.

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Physical activity and health bachelor's degree

Partnership brings Physical Activity & Health degree to Chemeketa

Posted on October 29, 2018

A new transfer pathway allows seamless transition for students at Chemeketa Community College in Salem.

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Visiting artist brings jazz, business to music students

Posted on October 22, 2018

Jazz musician Dmitri Matheny will cover improvisation and the business of music Oct. 25, in addition to performing on his flugelhorn on campus and in town.

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Novelist Bette Husted

Novelist Bette Husted visits campus

Posted on October 10, 2018

Husted will read from her new novel, “All Coyote’s Children,” at 7:30 p.m., Oct. 16 in the library reading room.

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Ed Skoog Oregon Book Award Finalist

Oregon East Gala features Portland poet

Posted on October 3, 2018

Oregon Book Award Finalist Ed Skoog will join student authors and artists on Oct. 11 to celebrate the latest edition of EOU’s literary journal Oregon East.

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Photo by Maria Lux
Detail of collaged “Dreambook” catalogues
2018

“Playing House” in the Nightingale Gallery

Posted on September 20, 2018

A dynamic multi-media installation will fill Eastern Oregon University’s Nightingale Gallery Oct. 5 to Nov. 2.

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Incoming EOU students enjoy lunch in the cafeteria during Summer Bridge. Sarah Fischer, second from left, is a program specialist for TRIO Student Support Services.

Supported from the start

Posted on September 19, 2018

TRIO Student Support Services welcomes incoming students with a weeklong orientation program on campus.

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From left, EOU President Tom Insko, Patsy Gae, Dan Ginsey, Char Evans, Jim Evans and EOU Foundation President Patrick Nearing at EOU Convocation on Sept. 17, after the Jean and Denver Ginsey Scholarship was announced to faculty and staff.

$1 million scholarship endowment announced at Convocation

Posted on September 18, 2018

At $1 million, the Jean and Denver Ginsey Scholarship is the largest gift to the EOU Foundation by a living donor in the university’s history.

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Opening Session 2017 photo

Opening Session kicks off 2018-19

Posted on September 5, 2018

Faculty return to campus for Opening Session starting Sept. 17, and classes begin the following week.

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Online degree

Diverse careers from new online degree

Posted on July 18, 2018

EOU’s Sociology & Social Welfare concentration is now available to online students.

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CCSI 2018

Taking education outdoors

Posted on July 12, 2018

Two dozen high school students participated in Cottonwood Crossing Summer Institute last month, led by EOU faculty and students.

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Bobbie Conner with mother Leah Conner at EOU commencement 2018

‘A very, very special place’

Posted on June 27, 2018

Commencement speaker Bobbie Conner highlighted her family’s deep connection to the Grande Ronde Valley and EOU.

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EOU InventOR teams 2018

Student inventors take prototypes to statewide competition

Posted on June 25, 2018

Two student teams competed in the Invent Oregon finals on June 29 in Klamath Falls.

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Urban-rural ambassador

Bridging the urban-rural divide at EOU

Posted on June 21, 2018

EOU and PSU have partnered to create the Urban-Rural Ambassador Institute, a six-credit course that takes place over 10 days in September.

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EOU showcases programs, access and success

Posted on June 19, 2018

An accreditation team from NWCCU will visit EOU in October as part of its Year Seven Report.

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student science officers work with drone 2017

Leadership institute brings young scientists to EOU

Posted on June 19, 2018

Middle and high school students from across the state came to EOU June 20-22.

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EOU grads in Quinn Coliseum 2017

Twice is nice for EOU grads

Posted on June 6, 2018

EOU will hold two commencement ceremonies at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., Saturday, June 16 in Quinn Coliseum.

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