Eastern Oregon University campus and Inlow Hall

EOU’s board of trustees takes action on presidential search process

Posted on September 27, 2022

Sept. 27, 2022 EOU’s board of trustees takes action on presidential search process LA GRANDE, Ore. – The Eastern Oregon University board of trustees met in special session on Monday, Sept. 26, 2022 to take action on Resolution 22-08, which establishes the presidential search process.  Board chair Cheryl Martin opened the meeting by responding, in […]


Portland artist Leslie Vigeant's piece "The Stage"

“Honey Eyed” exhibit coming to Nightingale Gallery

Posted on September 23, 2022

Sept. 23, 2022 “Honey Eyed” exhibit coming to Nightingale Gallery LA GRANDE, Ore. – Eastern Oregon University’s Nightingale Gallery welcomes the new fall term with an exhibition by Portland artist Leslie Vigeant. Vigeant’s “Honey Eyed” is a multi-part installation, part tragedy and part comedy. The visual notes of her installation pokes holes in the societally-assumed […]


EOU campus and greenery

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 […]


Red Foothill barn and rainbow.

Oregon Rural Teacher Corps names inaugural class

Posted on September 15, 2022

Sept. 15, 2022 Oregon Rural Teacher Corps names inaugural class LA GRANDE, Ore. – Teach Rural Oregon and the Eastern Oregon University College of Education are pleased to announce the selection of the inaugural class of the Oregon Rural Teacher Corps (ORTC). ORTC is part of a catalyst grant partnership with the Rural Schools Collaborative […]


EOU campus and greenery

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 […]


Eastern Oregon University's Inlow Hall building and greenery.

EOU utilizes HECC grant for academic betterment

Posted on September 6, 2022

Sept. 6, 2022 EOU Utilizes HECC Grant for Academic Betterment LA GRANDE, Ore. –  Eastern Oregon University has been awarded over $1.6 million in funding from the Higher Education Coordinating Commission’s (HECC) Credit for Prior Learning Investment grant. With this grant, the university will enhance its credit for prior learning program to help more people […]


Indoor track and open floor plan of the Fieldhouse.

New Fieldhouse ribbon cutting ceremony

Posted on August 31, 2022

Aug. 31, 2022 New Fieldhouse Ribbon Cutting Ceremony LA GRANDE, Ore. – Eastern Oregon University will be holding a ribbon cutting ceremony to commemorate the opening of the new Fieldhouse. In line with the university’s educational mission that values athletic and recreational programs, the new Fieldhouse will give the space and resources needed for all […]


An EOU student meeting with Crook County Schools at a job fair.

Teach Rural Oregon, a hub for rural education

Posted on August 30, 2022

Aug. 30, 2022 Teach Rural Oregon, a Hub for Rural Education LA GRANDE, Ore. –With an understanding of the importance teachers have not only to the community but to the world as well, Eastern Oregon University’s Teach Rural Oregon (TRO) Project is dedicated to helping the teachers of today and tomorrow grow for a better […]


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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 […]


Image of EOU's Inlow Hall in spring

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.


hilary (left) and Victoria (right) Dochow taking a selfie together.

Mother-daughter duo join the Pinnacle Honor Society at EOU

Posted on June 3, 2022

Mother and daughter pair hillary (who requested their name not be capitalized) and Victoria Dochow, non-traditional EOU students from Seaside Oregon, have been initiated into the Pinnacle honor society in recognition of their academic achievements. 


Noah Chaney (left) Hailey Hochhalter (center) and Savannah Shorts (right)

Mercer Family Foundation supporting EOU math majors/students

Posted on June 1, 2022

EOU Math majors Noah Chaney, Hailey Hochhalter, and Savannah Shorts, have each received a $7,500 yearly scholarship from the Mercer Family Foundation in recognition of their academic achievements.


President's Scholar Brady Layman posing with Monty

President’s Scholar set to teach the next generation

Posted on June 1, 2022

Brady Layman receives the 2022 EOU president’s scholar award.


Students showing their work at Spring Symposium 2019

Spring Symposium returns in person at EOU

Posted on May 13, 2022

Spring Symposium returns in person for 2022


Dr. Rae Ette Newman

Dr. Rae Ette Newman named interim dean of the College of Education

Posted on May 13, 2022

Dr. Rae Ette Newman named interim dean of the College of Education Eastern Oregon University has named Dr. Rae Ette Newman as interim dean of the College of Education. Dr. Matt Seimears appointed Newman as interim dean after assuming his new role as interim provost. She will officially assume her new role on July 1.  […]


Dr. Matt Siemears

Seimears named Interim Provost at EOU

Posted on May 10, 2022

Seimears named Interim Provost at EOU Eastern Oregon University has announced its interim provost following an internal search that included interviews, forums and feedback.  EOU President Tom Insko named Matt Seimears as Interim Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs. Seimears, who has served as Dean of the College of Education at EOU since […]


Students at RENT Act I Rehearsal

EOU theater finishes out the year with ‶Rent″ May 19

Posted on May 9, 2022

EOU Theater finishes out the year with a production of “Rent” on May 19


Students and faculty in a photo group photo during the EOU tree planting event.

Celebrating Arbor Day with tree planting at EOU

Posted on May 6, 2022

EOU students participated in the April 29 tree planting day as part of Tree Campus USA efforts at EOU.


A photo of the old KEOL microphone stand, monitors and sound board.

From one studio to another, KEOL lives on

Posted on May 6, 2022

KEOL, EOU’s former campus radio station, is being rebranded and relaunched as a podcast studio.


Monty the Mountaineer

Dozens of events this month on campus

Posted on May 2, 2022

Mark your calendar for Spring Symposium, Blue and Gold Weekend, “RENT” the musical, and more.