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“Bienvenidos a EOU” Event in Hood River: EOU Extends a Warm Welcome to the Community

“Bienvenidos a EOU” Event in Hood River: EOU Extends a Warm Welcome to the Community

HOOD RIVER, Ore. – Eastern Oregon University (EOU) is pleased to host the “Bienvenidos a EOU” event, an engaging Spanish-speaking gathering designed to extend a warm welcome to the Hood River community and provide valuable information about EOU. “Bienvenidos a EOU” translates to “Welcome to EOU,” and this event promises to be an informative and enjoyable evening for all attendees.

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The event will take place at the Hood River Public Library, located at 502 State St, Hood River, OR 97031, on Nov. 15th, 2023, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Families in the Hood River area are encouraged to attend and discover the numerous opportunities and resources available at EOU.

At “Bienvenidos a EOU,” attendees can expect the following informative sessions:

  • Admissions Presentation: Learn about the admission process, requirements, and how to become a part of the EOU community.
  • Financial Aid Presentation: Gain insights into financial aid options, scholarships, and resources available to make education more accessible.
  • Free Dinner: Enjoy a complimentary dinner, provided as a gesture of hospitality from EOU.
  • Prize Giveaways: Exciting giveaways and prizes will be available, adding a touch of fun to the evening.

The event is being organized by a dedicated team, including admission counselors, Reina Strand, Berenice Chavez, and Cassandra Sanchez, who are passionate about making higher education accessible to all. EOU student ambassadors who are bilingual will also be present to assist attendees throughout the event.

While this is the first “Bienvenidos a EOU” event in Hood River, the success of past events in Hermiston has prompted the expansion to Hood River, emphasizing EOU’s commitment to reaching diverse communities and fostering a culture of inclusion and accessibility.

EOU is excited to welcome Hood River families to this informative and engaging evening. Join us for “Bienvenidos a EOU” and discover the numerous pathways to success that Eastern Oregon University has to offer.

To register for the event email  Reina Strand at rstrand@eou.edu or call 541-962-3029.
For more information about Eastern Oregon University contact https://www.eou.edu/admissions/.