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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Thousands awarded to students amid pandemic

Thousands awarded to students amid pandemic

Posted on July 28, 2020

The EOU Foundation and the Financial Aid Office coordinated to provide much-needed support.

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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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Virtual student events create fun from afar

Virtual student events create fun from afar

Posted on May 31, 2020

This year, potential RAs are inviting students to join them virtually for a talent show, scavenger hunt and other activities. 

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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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Keeping the #EOUfun alive, even from home

Keeping the #EOUfun alive, even from home

Posted on May 15, 2020

President Tom Insko began posting weekly videos this term to keep students engaged in fun ways.

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Making housing a home

Making housing a home

Posted on May 13, 2020

Space per student has increased in EOU residence halls, and on-campus dining services now offer take-out options.

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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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