Economic research promises better data for rural counties

Economic research promises better data for rural counties

Posted on October 22, 2020

Faculty and students will provide socioeconomic analysis so communities can better understand trends, support planning efforts, and undertake economic impact analysis of specific projects or investments in the region.

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Harmonizing communities statewide

Harmonizing communities statewide

Posted on October 19, 2020

Two EOU students will help bring the Urban-Rural Theatre Program to life by turning real-life stories into scripts for the stage.

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Building bridges for a brighter tomorrow

Building bridges for a brighter tomorrow

Posted on October 5, 2020

Bridge Academy courses offer a fully online leg-up for professionals in healthcare and education.

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Accessibility for all in Loso Hall

Accessibility for all in Loso Hall

Posted on October 5, 2020

In the absence of live performances, EOU is renovating main stages on campus.

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Celebrating Small Business Week

Celebrating Small Business Week

Posted on September 21, 2020

Sept. 22-24 EOU’s Small Business Development Center brings the university and local businesses together.

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Testing, virtual events mark start of EOU fall term

Testing, virtual events mark start of EOU fall term

Posted on September 11, 2020

School starts Sept. 23, and the first week of classes will be held virtually to accommodate testing for COVID-19.

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Board elects new chair

Board elects new chair

Posted on August 13, 2020

Alumnus and entrepreneur Richard Chaves was elected to serve as EOU Board Chair through November 2021.

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EOU plans to resume on-campus activities this fall

EOU plans to resume on-campus activities this fall

Posted on July 8, 2020

Classes will be held in flexible, in-person, hybrid and remote-access teaching formats in keeping with Oregon Health Authority and local health authorities’ guidelines.

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Transfer students thrive at EOU, online and on campus

Transfer students thrive at EOU, online and on campus

Posted on June 26, 2020

Registration is open for students wishing to transfer to EOU.

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On-campus internships connect curriculum to job experience

On-campus internships connect curriculum to job experience

Posted on June 23, 2020

The university will host 15 student internships in 2020-21, creating opportunities for mentoring and career development.

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Over 700 viewers for EOU’s virtual ceremony

Over 700 viewers for EOU’s virtual ceremony

Posted on June 23, 2020

EOU celebrated 840 graduates on June 13, and the virtual conferral ceremony has been viewed over 7,000 times.

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GO STEM Hub announces new executive director

GO STEM Hub announces new executive director

Posted on June 17, 2020

David Melville joined the Greater Oregon STEM Hub as executive director earlier this spring.

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Student Awards announced

Student Awards announced

Posted on June 9, 2020

More than 40 members of the graduating class received awards from their academic departments and mentors.

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EOU Board approves budget, tuition for 2020-21

EOU Board approves budget, tuition for 2020-21

Posted on June 8, 2020

EOU’s Board of Trustees held its final meeting of the academic year via Zoom on June 4 and approved a preliminary budget for the upcoming fiscal year.

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Virtual ceremony to recognize EOU 2020 graduates

Virtual ceremony to recognize EOU 2020 graduates

Posted on June 5, 2020

More than 800 EOU grads will celebrate remotely – yet together – on June 13.

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EOU alumnus explores relationship between humans and monkeys in rural Japan

EOU alumnus explores relationship between humans and monkeys in rural Japan

Posted on June 4, 2020

Alumnus Calvin Edward observed monkeys stealing from humans and damaging agriculture and property. His master’s research project seeks ways to protect infrastructure and ideologies where they interact with wild animals.

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President’s Scholar commits to giving back

President’s Scholar commits to giving back

Posted on June 3, 2020

Mariah Meyerholz entered EOU undecided, but she knew she wanted to help people.

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Incoming faculty member brings expertise to new program

Incoming faculty member brings expertise to new program

Posted on May 27, 2020

Founding faculty member, Shannon Donovan, Ph.D., of the Sustainable Rural Systems program finds “there are a lot of opportunities to do things differently, address needs, and figure out how to meet them.”

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Reopening plans in development

Reopening plans in development

Posted on May 26, 2020

EOU announced that students and employees will work in teams to create resumption plans for every area of the university.

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Study explores how food industries go green

Study explores how food industries go green

Posted on May 12, 2020

Business instructor and alumna Kat Yamamoto presents research about the global food industry’s sustainability engagement score at Colloquium.

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