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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Taking orientation to the Elkhorns

Taking orientation to the Elkhorns

Posted on August 13, 2020

A small group of incoming students will have the chance to get to know their new backyard next month during East Tracks.

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Cultivating community during a pandemic

Cultivating community during a pandemic

Posted on August 10, 2020

Incoming EOU students will mask up to meet new friends in a series of outdoor orientation activities.

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Board Chair David Nelson announces retirement

Board Chair David Nelson announces retirement

Posted on August 4, 2020

After decades of public service, Board Chair David Nelson will retire at the annual Board Retreat on August 10.

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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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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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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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Gathering Latinx communities from afar

Gathering Latinx communities from afar

Posted on May 7, 2020

The virtual ¡Conéctate! gathering on May 1 drew over 100 participants to share, learn and connect remotely.

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4th annual Conéctate goes virtual

4th annual Conéctate goes virtual

Posted on April 23, 2020

The fourth annual ¡Conéctate! is going virtual to gather those focused on serving the region’s Latinx communities.

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Ballet study reveals key to avoiding injury

Ballet study reveals key to avoiding injury

Posted on April 21, 2020

Health and Human Performance faculty member Darren Dutto presents research that could protect ballerinas from knee injury.

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Jazz bassist, Calypso band join EOU students for winter concert

Jazz bassist, Calypso band join EOU students for winter concert

Posted on February 28, 2020

45th Parallel, the EOU Fiddle Ensemble, the African Drumming Ensemble and the Creative Ensemble take the stage March 6.

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Students, donors connect at annual event

Students, donors connect at annual event

Posted on February 28, 2020

The EOU Foundation awarded 400 student scholarships for 2019-20! Donors got together with student recipients to celebrate at Tea & Trumpets.

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Strengthening skills to cope with stress 

Strengthening skills to cope with stress 

Posted on February 27, 2020

Learning to stress less is part of every student’s education. A student-led event offers resources and outlets for Mountaineers under pressure.

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Students, community partner to perform ‘The Vagina Monologues’

Students, community partner to perform ‘The Vagina Monologues’

Posted on February 25, 2020

After a 16-year hiatus, the show returns to La Grande Feb. 28 and 29, thanks to support from the SAGE Club.

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EOU professor unlocks further special education research

EOU professor unlocks further special education research

Posted on February 25, 2020

Assistant Professor of Special Education Jerred Jolin presents his recent findings at an EOU Colloquium on Feb. 27.

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Developing intercultural competency on campus

Developing intercultural competency on campus

Posted on February 21, 2020

Students and community members benefited from diversity, equity and inclusion workshops at the 2020 CEAD Conference.

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Networking dinner connects students, employers

Networking dinner connects students, employers

Posted on February 18, 2020

The Launch Networking dinner gave more than 60 students opportunity to mingle with a long list of regional employers.

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Trustees convene for regular winter meeting

Trustees convene for regular winter meeting

Posted on February 14, 2020

The Board of Trustees convenes for its regular meeting at 8:30 a.m., on Feb. 20 in the Dixie Lund Board Room (Inlow Hall 201). 

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Experiencing culture through food and performances 

Experiencing culture through food and performances 

Posted on February 14, 2020

The 33rd annual International Dinner and Show brings 12 countries to the stage on Feb. 22

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