Urban Mountain artwork

Student artists lean into digital creations

Posted on April 16, 2021

The Nightingale Gallery hosts the senior capstone show, opening April 21.

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exercise science lab

Wildland firefighters benefit from research

Posted on April 2, 2021

Exercise science data helps firefighters stay fit throughout the year.

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“Today’s Special, David’s Dilemma Blackbird Pie” by Doug Kaigler

Nightingale Gallery showcases permanent collection

Posted on March 2, 2021

The exhibition is open through April 7 to students, faculty and staff.

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‘Eastern Update’ highlights science facilities, programs

Posted on February 19, 2021

President Tom Insko hosts a live webinar alongside EOU students and faculty on Feb. 24.

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Short-term study abroad avoids pitfalls of longer programs

Posted on February 19, 2021

Business professor Laura Gow-Hogge presents an EOU Colloquium about short-term study abroad programs on Feb. 25.

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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.

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Hop-growing history reflects the PNW of today

Posted on February 8, 2021

History professor Ryan Dearinger digs into “Beer’s Dirty Work” in his new book, and will present his research at an EOU Colloquium Feb. 11.

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CEAD Conference flyer

C.E.A.D. Conference offers virtual diversity, equity workshops

Posted on February 1, 2021

The annual one-day conference will be fully virtual and free for all attendees on Feb. 13.

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Student feedback, teacher experience provide insights to online education

Posted on January 22, 2021

Education professor Amanda Villagómez presents her research at EOU Colloquium Jan. 28 via Zoom.

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Public lecture series goes virtual for 2020-21

Posted on November 5, 2020

EOU Colloquium returns for another academic year – this time in a physically distanced format.

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students record a radio show

Reviving the golden age of radio

Posted on October 27, 2020

Music and theatre students recording audio stories with a spooky theme, airing Oct. 29 and 30.

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EOU cancels Trick-or-Treat due to COVID precautions

Posted on October 12, 2020

Residence Life will not host its annual Trick-or-Treat event in residence halls.

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EOU completes mass COVID-19 test

Posted on September 24, 2020

With 1,033 COVID-19 tests conducted so far, 1% of students have tested positive for the virus.

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girls walking down the sidewalk in La Grande

Celebrating Small Business Week

Posted on September 21, 2020

Sept. 22-24 EOU’s Small Business Development Center brings the university and local businesses together.

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Taking orientation to the Elkhorns

Posted on August 13, 2020

A small group of incoming students will have the chance to get to know their new backyard next month during East Tracks.

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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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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

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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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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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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