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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Trauma-invested teaching program debuts

Trauma-invested teaching program debuts

Posted on May 6, 2020

This fall, EOU’s Master of Science in Education program unveils the region’s only concentration in Trauma in Educational Communities.

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Keeping students engaged, successful from afar

Keeping students engaged, successful from afar

Posted on April 30, 2020

Volunteer coaches in the Mountaineer Success Team contributed to keeping a higher number of students enrolled at EOU.

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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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Board adjusts student fees in light of pandemic

Board adjusts student fees in light of pandemic

Posted on April 13, 2020

EOU’s Board of Trustees voted unanimously to lower mandatory student fees for spring term

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EOU moves classes 100% online for spring term

EOU moves classes 100% online for spring term

Posted on March 18, 2020

A long-time leader in distance learning, EOU will move all on-campus classes to remote-access for spring term.

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COVID-19 increased response

COVID-19 increased response

Posted on March 13, 2020

Final exams will take place remotely, among other social distancing measures instituted March 14.

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COVID-19 response and social distancing measures

COVID-19 response and social distancing measures

Posted on March 12, 2020

Updated guidance for social distancing and response to the COVID-19 virus.

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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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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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Reaching out to support Concordia students

Reaching out to support Concordia students

Posted on February 17, 2020

In addition to special transfer opportunities, EOU affirms that Concordia students belong.

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