Eastern Oregon University Announces 2024 Winter Fall Term Dean’s List

Posted on April 19, 2024

Eastern Oregon University Announces 2024 Winter Fall Term Dean’s List LA GRANDE, Ore. – Eastern Oregon University named 610 students to the dean’s list for the 2023 fall term. Qualifying students achieve and maintain a grade point average of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale while completing a minimum of 12 hours of graded […]


Dr. Rae Ette Newman Appointed New Dean of the College of Education

Posted on April 15, 2024

Dr. Rae Ette Newman Appointed New Dean of the College of Education LA GRANDE, Ore. – Eastern Oregon University is pleased to announce the appointment of Rae Ette Newman, Ph.D., as the new Dean of the College of Education, effective May 1, 2024. Newman has been in the position as interim since July 2022, and […]


High School Students Explore Academic and Extracurricular Opportunities at Eastern Oregon University

Posted on April 11, 2024

High School Students Explore Academic and Extracurricular Opportunities at Eastern Oregon University La GRANDE, Ore. – Eastern Oregon University (EOU) extended a warm invitation to all students who took Dual Credit this year from Eastern. Eastern’s first-ever dual credit celebration BBQ allowed students from across the region, a day of exploration and discovery on campus. […]


Eastern Oregon University Invites Community to Engage in 2024 Election Debate

Posted on April 10, 2024

Eastern Oregon University Invites Community to Engage in 2024 Election Debate LA GRANDE, Ore. – Eastern Oregon University (EOU) invites the eastern Oregon community to attend a 2024 election debate for the District 29 State Senate candidates. The event will be held on April 19, 2024, at 6 p.m. in the McKenzie Theater in Loso […]


Eastern Oregon University Football Players Partner with GO STEM Program to Pack STEM Kits for 4th Grade Students

Posted on April 9, 2024

Eastern Oregon University Football Players Partner with GO STEM Program to Pack STEM Kits for 4th Grade Students LA GRANDE, Ore. – Eastern Oregon University’s football players demonstrated their commitment to education and community service by joining forces with the Greater Oregon STEM Hub (GO STEM) to assemble STEM kits for 2,200 fourth-grade students across […]


Unlock Your Musical Potential: Community Fazioli Piano Day at EOU

Posted on April 8, 2024

Unlock Your Musical Potential: Community Fazioli Piano Day at EOU LA GRANDE, Ore. – The Eastern Oregon University (EOU) Music Department, in collaboration with faculty members Mio Aoike and Peter Wordelman, is reaching out to announce Community Fazioli Piano Day, April 20, 2024. This event invites individuals from the community to showcase their musical talent […]


Eastern Oregon University Hosts Successful Career Expo Connecting Students with Local Employers and Opportunities

Posted on April 3, 2024

Eastern Oregon University Hosts Successful Career Expo Connecting Students with Local Employers and Opportunities LA GRANDE, Ore. – Hundreds of student and community job-seekers came to Eastern Oregon University (EOU) on Wednesday, April 3, to connect with local, regional, and national employers about employment opportunities. “We are appreciative of the employer’s energy and engagement with […]


The Nightingale Gallery presents “Liminal”: Senior Art Major Exhibition

Posted on March 27, 2024

The Nightingale Gallery presents “Liminal”: Senior Art Major Exhibition LA GRANDE, Ore. – The Nightingale Gallery of Eastern Oregon University presents Liminal, the capstone exhibition of senior art majors Tess Cahill, Jason Hogge, and Cira Mesubed. The exhibition opens on April 5 and runs through May 3. This exhibit delves into the diverse experiences of […]


2024 Summer Institutes at EOU provide more than opportunity, they provide credit hours

Posted on March 25, 2024

2024 Summer Institutes at EOU provide more than opportunity, they provide credit hours LA GRANDE, Ore. – The Summer Institutes at Eastern Oregon University (EOU) are a great way for high school students to keep learning through the summer as well as earn college credit.  The institutes are designed to give high school students the […]


Eastern Oregon University to Host Onstage Conversation with Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist Eli Saslow

Posted on March 25, 2024

Eastern Oregon University to Host Onstage Conversation with Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist Eli Saslow LA GRANDE, Ore. – On April 3, Oregon Humanities will host an onstage conversation addressing the crisis of poverty, addiction, and homelessness in communities across America. Renowned journalist Eli Saslow, from the New York Times, will lead the discussion. While the event […]


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Forbes Names Eastern Oregon University Among Best Affordable Early Childhood Education Programs

Posted on March 15, 2024

Forbes Names Eastern Oregon University Among Best Affordable Early Childhood Education Programs La Grande, Ore. – As the demand for qualified early childhood educators continues to rise, students seeking a reputable and affordable path to a rewarding career can look to Eastern Oregon University (EOU). Forbes Magazine has again recognized Eastern Oregon University as one […]


Eastern Oregon University’s Computer Science Program Ranked Among Top 10 in the Nation

Posted on March 1, 2024

Eastern Oregon University’s Computer Science Program Ranked Among Top 10 in the Nation La GRANDE, Oregon – Eastern Oregon University (EOU) has been recognized as one of the top 10 online computer science programs in the United States by HostingAdvice.com, a leading authority in web hosting and technology education. This acknowledgment highlights EOU’s commitment to […]


Future Farmers of America Convention held at Eastern Oregon University

Posted on February 29, 2024

Future Farmers of America Convention held at Eastern Oregon University LA GRANDE, Ore. – The Future Farmers of America (FFA) met on the campus of Eastern Oregon University (EOU) on Wednesday, Feb 28 representing 14 area schools in a tri-county region.  The College of Business at Eastern Oregon University hosted the Eastern Oregon District FFA […]


Summer Institutes at EOU provide more than opportunity, they provide credit hours

Posted on February 23, 2024

Summer Institutes at EOU provide more than opportunity, they provide credit hours LA GRANDE, Ore. – The Summer Institutes at Eastern Oregon University (EOU) are a great way for high school students to keep learning through the summer as well as earn college credit.  The institutes are designed to give high school students the EOU […]


Breaking Barriers and Bridging Gaps: Rodeo Cowgirls and the Making of Rural Feminism

Posted on February 16, 2024

Breaking Barriers and Bridging Gaps: Rodeo Cowgirls and the Making  of Rural Feminism LA GRANDE, Ore. – “Branding Their Own: Cowgirls, Rodeo, and Rural Feminism, 1890 – 1935” is a project that explores feminism in the rural American West with special attention to ranch women and rodeo cowgirls.  Dr. Tracey Hanshew, Assistant Professor of History […]


EOU’s New Sustainable Communities Program Prepares Students for Rural Development

Posted on February 12, 2024

EOU’s New Sustainable Communities Program Prepares Students for Rural Development Eastern Oregon University (EOU) introduced its Sustainable Communities (first known as Sustainable Rural Systems) program, starting in the fall of 2020, to prepare students to lead transformative projects in rural Oregon communities. The program arms students with skills in areas of brownfield remediation, economic development, […]


EOU Trustees to meet Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2024

Posted on February 8, 2024

EOU Trustees to meet Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2024 LA GRANDE, Ore. – The Eastern Oregon University Board of Trustees will meet on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2024, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. and Thursday, Feb. 15, 2024, from 9:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. The meeting will take place in the Integrated Services Building, 1607 Gekeler […]


EOU’s Nightingale Gallery presents annual ‘Eastern Oregon Regional High School Art Exhibition.’

Posted on February 6, 2024

EOU’s Nightingale Gallery presents annual ‘Eastern Oregon Regional High School Art Exhibition.’ La Grande, Ore. –The Nightingale Gallery of Eastern Oregon University presents its annual “Eastern Oregon Regional High School Art Exhibition.” The exhibition runs from Feb. 23 to March 15. There will be an opening reception for the exhibition on Friday, Feb. 23 from […]


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EOU is recognized as top 10 most affordable online Early Childhood Education Programs in the U.S.

Posted on February 2, 2024

EOU is recognized as top 10 most affordable online Early Childhood Education Programs in the U.S. LA GRANDE, Ore. – Eastern Oregon University (EOU) proudly announces its inclusion in Forbes magazine’s list of the 10 Most Affordable Universities for Online Early Childhood Education Degrees for 2024. Forbes looked at schools across the nation, utilizing a […]


Eastern Oregon University Launches “Bridging Horizons” Community Partnerships Series

Posted on January 29, 2024

Eastern Oregon University Launches “Bridging Horizons” LA GRANDE, Ore. – Eastern Oregon University (EOU), Oregon’s Official Rural University and a cornerstone of eastern Oregon, is excited to announce the launch of “Bridging Horizons” EOU’s Community Partnerships Series. This initiative is a monthly showcase designed to highlight the dynamic collaborations between EOU and the diverse businesses […]