EOU students at commencement 2020

EOU Commencement 2022

Posted on May 23, 2022

EOU Commencement 2022 Eastern Oregon University will hold its 92nd Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, June 11, 2022, in the Community Stadium on the La Grande campus, One University Blvd, 97850. The main Commencement Ceremony begins at 9:30 a.m.  The university anticipates awarding up to 675 degrees and certificates this academic year with over 328 students […]


EOU Colloquium concludes with a look at biosensor technology

Posted on May 18, 2022

professor of Chemistry Anna Cavinato will present the findings from her 2021 research sabbatical in microfluidics on Thursday, May 26


Spring Symposium returns in person at EOU

Posted on May 13, 2022

Spring Symposium returns in person for 2022


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.  […]


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 […]


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.


EOU professor examines advocacy coalitions on Twitter

Posted on May 5, 2022

Professor Daniel Costie shares his dissertation on social media discourse surrounding hydraulic fracturing at the May 12 colloquium.


Oregon artist shares her creative story at EOU

Oregon artist shares her creative story at EOU

Posted on April 28, 2022

Bean Gilsdorf visits campus May 5 to speak with students.


woman and child with laptop

Ignite! Reading partnership to train literacy tutors in ‘Science of Reading’ curriculum

Posted on March 28, 2022

EOU and Ignite! Reading launched a new partnership to train literacy tutors in ‘Science of Reading’ curriculum.


Title III grant brings $2.5M for student services

Posted on February 25, 2022

The federal Strengthening Institutions Grant, paid out at $450,000 each year for five years, was awarded in fall 2021. 


Best of Show 9th Grade from the 2019 exhibition “The Beast” Mixed media mask sculpture Union High School

High school exhibition awards young artists

Posted on February 23, 2022

Student artists from Eastern Oregon high schools will show their artwork on campus through March 15.


Novelists discuss healthcare, risk and purpose at Ars Poetica

Posted on February 21, 2022

Two novelists read excerpts from their latest work and discuss its impacts with MFA faculty at this virtual event.


professor speaking to class

Careers built on connection

Posted on February 21, 2022

A network of faculty and alumni provide insight and advocacy as students seek meaningful job opportunities.


Eastern Oregon Science Journal cover

Undergraduate researchers receive double awards

Posted on February 15, 2022

The student-published Eastern Oregon Science Journal earned top accolades for its 2019-2022 edition.


Teacher and young student with alphabet cards

Raising better readers

Posted on February 8, 2022

A new program developed by EOU’s College of Education aims to equip teachers with tools and strategies to ensure more kids stay on track. 


Award-winning novelist discusses redemption, family and place at Ars Poetica

Award-winning novelist discusses redemption, family and place at Ars Poetica

Posted on February 8, 2022

Fiction writer Kirstin Valdez Quade joins MFA faculty on Feb. 10 over Zoom to share excerpts from her debut novel.


Tawnya Lubbes

Dismantling barriers to education in Oregon

Posted on February 7, 2022

Findings from an interdisciplinary study of antiracism programs will be shared at EOU Colloquium Feb. 10.