EOU News

We Happy Few auditions announced

“We Happy Few” auditions

September 30, 2016

Students invited to audition October 2 for production based on real-life, WWII era, all woman amateur dramatics troupe.

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Homecoming Parade call for entries

Homecoming Parade: call for entries

September 28, 2016

Join students, faculty and staff for EOU’s annual Homecoming Parade Friday, Oct. 21. Register now!

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outdoor class in hiking

Earn credit outdoors

September 26, 2016

Space is still available to register for several OUT 180 classes offered through EOU’s Outdoor Adventure Program this fall.

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Artist Ron Longsdorf's "Chair," wood, OSB and screws, 2014.

“Elegant Simplicity”

September 23, 2016

Nightingale Gallery’s opening exhibit features 22 artists whose work transcends simplicity to become expressions of visual elegance.

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EOU file photo / Workshops on college writing, finances, identity, diversity and more will be interspersed with outings designed to immerse students in the community and provide opportunities to try something new ­– like archery or painting, even stand-up paddle boarding at Morgan Lake.

Boosting college knowledge

September 7, 2016

TRiO Summer Bridge program provides students with academic preparation and relationship building before the term begins.

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Photo by Laura Hancock

2016 Week of Welcome

September 7, 2016

New students get ready for WOW Sept. 21-25! Access the schedule for move-in day, EOU Base Camp, special performances and more.

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2016 Constitution Day

Celebrate Constitution Day

September 6, 2016

September 17 marks the 229th anniversary of the signing of the United States Constitution. What’s your Constitution IQ?

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President Tom Insko will address faculty and staff during Fall Convocation Tuesday, Sept. 20.

Opening Session activities

September 1, 2016

Preparations for the new academic year begin with faculty orientation September 16. Fall term starts September 26!

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Interns in innovation

August 30, 2016

Summer research with chemistry-biochemistry faculty yields impressive – possibly even breakthrough – results.

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EOU FSA program rankings

Fired up: FSA program ranks high

August 24, 2016

EOU’s fire services administration degree appears on top 10 lists for affordability and best online bachelor’s in 2016.

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Photo by Andrew Mariman / An F-16 pilot gets the "thumbs up" prior to an early morning training run. More students enlisting in the air force will have access to earn a bachelor's of applied science degree from Eastern Oregon University thanks to a new partnership with Klamath Community College.

“Base to Bachelor’s” program

August 15, 2016

Partnership with Klamath Community College helps U.S. Air Force students take their careers to a higher altitude.

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East Tracks adventure

East Tracks adventure

August 12, 2016

New to EOU this fall? Go on an excursion to the wild Elkhorn Mountains of northeast Oregon before classes begin!

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EOU student Ana Badillo-Juarez is the first recipient of a new partner award.

Accessing the great outdoors

August 11, 2016

More EOU students are getting outside and getting involved thanks to a new partner award with Blue Mountain Outfitters.

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Individual and institutional success stories are highlighted here and in EOU's forthcoming annual financial report.

Celebrating top accomplishments

August 10, 2016

A host of positive rankings, new grants, and stories of individual and institutional success unfold during past academic year.

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Jesse Jones, '05

Music alumnus joins Oberlin faculty

August 5, 2016

Jesse Jones, ’05, begins a new position this fall as an assistant professor of composition at the famed Oberlin Conservatory.

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Crossroads Carnegie Art Center

Trustee reception in Baker City

July 27, 2016

Visit with board members and learn about new university initiatives during August 10 event at Crossroads Carnegie Art Center.

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EOU named College of Distinction

EOU named “College of Distinction”

July 26, 2016

Engaged students, great teaching, vibrant communities and successful outcomes garner university national recognition.

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Erica Hitzman and Selma Duckler

Art student wins award

July 15, 2016

Erica Hitzman receives Lawrence Duckler New Arts Award for her work “Spill” on exhibition at Blackfish Gallery in Portland.

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Photo by Dillon Starr / Students enrolling in EOU's up-and-coming economics program have the option to complete their degree on campus or online.

Best colleges for economics majors

July 15, 2016

New ranking from Zippia shows EOU is among the top 10 best colleges for economics majors in Oregon.

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GRSA scholarship

Lorna Spain Orchestra Scholarship

July 8, 2016

New award funded by the Grande Ronde Symphony Association is a bright note for string musicians.

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