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EOU board of trustees calls special meeting

Posted on September 20, 2022

EOU board of trustees calls special meeting Sept. 20, 2022 LA GRANDE, Ore. – Eastern Oregon University’s board of trustees will host a special board meeting on Monday, September 26, from noon to 1 p.m. to discuss and take action on a resolution describing the search process for EOU’s next president. The meeting will be […]


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EOU board of trustees discusses presidential search process

Posted on September 12, 2022

Sept. 12, 2022 EOU board of trustees discusses presidential search process LA GRANDE, Ore. – The Eastern Oregon University board of trustees met in special session on Friday, Sept. 9, 2022, to elect a vice-chair and discuss the presidential search process.  Board Chair Cheryl Martin opened the meeting with commentary on the presidential transition. “We […]


View of EOU campus and Inlow Hall.

EOU board of trustees calls special meeting

Posted on September 7, 2022

Sept. 7, 2022 EOU board of trustees calls special meeting LA GRANDE, Ore. – Eastern Oregon University’s board of trustees will hold a special session on Friday, Sept. 9, 2022. The meeting is scheduled from 1-3 p.m at the Dixie Lund Board Room, Inlow Hall, Room 201.  Members of the public can attend in person […]


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EOU Board of Trustees name interim co-presidents

Posted on August 19, 2022

EOU Board of Trustees name interim co-presidents LA GRANDE, Ore. – The Eastern Oregon University Board of Trustees convened via Zoom for a special session Friday, Aug. 19, 2022.  The board began discussions of interim leadership at their retreat earlier this month. During its special session, the board held a lengthy review about its options […]


EOU Board of Trustees at the SAGE Center in Boardman, Oregon

2022 Board retreat summary

Posted on August 9, 2022

Board of Trustees postpones naming an interim president LA GRANDE, Aug. 9, 2022. – Eastern Oregon University’s board of trustees held its annual retreat in Boardman, Oregon on Aug. 8 and 9. The board convened at the Sage Center, located at the Port of Morrow, where they met with local leaders and discussed important changes […]


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Presidential Transition

Posted on August 1, 2022

EOU President Returning to Timber Roots  LA GRANDE, Ore. – Tom Insko, Eastern Oregon University’s president, announced today that he is leaving his post at the end of September. Insko has been named President and Chief Executive Officer at Collins, a wood products company based in Wilsonville, Oregon.  Insko was appointed EOU’s 12th President in […]


EOU Board of Trustees to hold annual retreat in Boardman

Posted on July 20, 2022

EOU Board of Trustees to hold annual retreat in Boardman July 20, 2022 LA GRANDE, Ore. – Eastern Oregon University’s board of trustees will hold their 2022 annual retreat in Boardman, Oregon. The meetings planned for Aug. 8-9 will include engagement with area and regional business leaders, local representatives and regional stakeholders to discuss EOU’s […]


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EOU Board approves tuition for 2022-23

Posted on June 3, 2022

The EOU Board of Trustees approves tuition for the 2022-23 academic year along with various other administrative decisions.


Oregon Teacher Pathway students at Spring Symposium

EOU College of Education Hosts Oregon Teacher Pathway High School Students for Spring Symposium

Posted on May 16, 2022

EOU College of Education hosts Oregon Teacher Pathway high school students for presentations at Spring Symposium


EOU Campus in Spring

May 18-19 board meeting agenda announced

Posted on May 12, 2022

May 18-19 board meeting agenda announced The Eastern Oregon University Board of Trustees will meet on campus on May 18 and 19 for its final meeting of the academic year. The board will vote on tuition and fees, room and board rates, and the preliminary operating budget for 2023. The board will consider approving the […]


State funding supports student success, infrastructure investment

Posted on March 5, 2022

The historic Grand Staircase gets a $4 million boost from state funds. launching its restoration.


Board approves new program, adopts statement on diversity and equity

Posted on February 25, 2022

Trustees met Feb. 16 and 17 for a regular meeting, welcoming a new member and discussing key issues.


Students walking on the EOU campus in fall

EOU sees mild downturn in enrollment

Posted on November 23, 2021

Total student headcount is down just 1% and total Student Credit Hours (SCH) saw a decrease of 3.5%, while online enrollments continue to trend upwards. 


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Trustees review new degrees, discuss DEIA strategy

Posted on November 13, 2021

The Board reviewed new degree programs, discussed enrollment strategies, learned about new grants and more.   


Students walking on campus in fall

Board to review new degree programs, approve budget

Posted on November 4, 2021

Trustees gather on campus Nov. 10 for their first meeting of the academic year.


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Students engage with legislators on Lobby Day

Posted on June 1, 2021

EOU students joined peers from OIT, WOU and SOU to advocate for technical and regional universities.


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Board hosts HECC Director, recognizes trustees

Posted on May 26, 2021

In its final meeting of the year, the Board covered a range of activities.


EOU freezes undergraduate tuition for 2021-22

Posted on March 6, 2021

On-campus undergraduates and returning online undergrads won’t see a tuition rate increase next year.


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Two new academic programs to debut this fall

Posted on February 19, 2021

Trustees approved new degrees in the College of Business and College of Education


Board to review new programs, discuss strategic goals

Posted on February 11, 2021

EOU’s Board of Trustees convenes for a regular meeting on Feb. 18.