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Detail of collaged “Dreambook” catalogues

“Playing House” in the Nightingale Gallery

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

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

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

September 5, 2018

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

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East Tracks 2018

Outdoor orientation

August 29, 2018

New students at EOU can take their orientation outside with a six-day adventure trip in Hells Canyon Sept. 16-21.

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New turf at night

New turf opens August 25

August 21, 2018

The official ribbon-cutting ceremony takes place before the coin toss at 6 p.m. Saturday in Community Stadium.

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Online degree

Diverse careers from new online degree

July 18, 2018

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

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Board greets students in 2017

EOU Board holds reception in Joseph

July 18, 2018

The Board of Trustees hosts its annual community reception July 31 in Joseph.

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CCSI 2018

Taking education outdoors

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’

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

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

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

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

June 19, 2018

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

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2018 Pow Wow 1

48th annual pow wow recognizes grads

June 13, 2018

Four EOU students were honored at the Speel-Ya Pow Wow last month.

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Charlette Burghard 2018 President's Scholar

2018 President’s Scholar connected across campus

June 11, 2018

This year’s President’s Scholar, Charlette Burghard, will speak at commencement and “pretty much loves to learn.”

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EOU grads in Quinn Coliseum 2017

Twice is nice for EOU grads

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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Rick Miller to visit campus

Entrepreneur speaks on campus

May 31, 2018

Members of the Entrepreneurship club sponsored Rick Miller’s visit to campus May 31.

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45th Parallel rehearsal at EOU

Musical season wraps up

May 30, 2018

Jazz, fiddle and choir ensembles hold their final concerts May 31 and June 1.

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Ceremonial dirt scoop at Stadium-Track ground-breaking

Stadium-Track Project celebrates official ground-breaking

May 29, 2018

Stakeholders, alumni and student-athletes attended the ceremony May 5.

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