Foundation Donors at EOU Homecoming

#EOUGives on worldwide day of philanthropy

Posted on November 30, 2020

Be the best part of someone’s story. Support the EOU Foundation on Giving Tuesday!

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Picture of David Nelson at Tea and Trumpets

Board Chair David Nelson announces retirement

Posted on August 4, 2020

After decades of public service, Board Chair David Nelson will retire at the annual Board Retreat on August 10.

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Picture of EOU Financial aid director Sandy Henry in her office

Thousands awarded to students amid pandemic

Posted on July 28, 2020

The EOU Foundation and the Financial Aid Office coordinated to provide much-needed support.

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EOU plans to resume on-campus activities this fall

Posted on July 8, 2020

Classes will be held in flexible, in-person, hybrid and remote-access teaching formats in keeping with Oregon Health Authority and local health authorities’ guidelines.

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Supporting students in crisis

Posted on March 27, 2020

During this unprecedented time, EOU Foundation Student Crisis Funds support students in need.

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EOU Foundation scholarships benefit students

Posted on March 25, 2020

The Foundation awarded an all-time-high $700,000 in scholarships for 2020-21.

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A student smiles alongside donors at Tea and Trumpets 2020

Students, donors connect at annual event

Posted on February 28, 2020

The EOU Foundation awarded 400 student scholarships for 2019-20! Donors got together with student recipients to celebrate at Tea & Trumpets.

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Poet Chad Sweeney

Award-winning poet visits campus

Posted on January 24, 2020

Chad Sweeney will read from his latest collection at the Carl and Sandra Ellston Ars Poetica Literary Lecture Series on Feb. 4 in Pierce Library.

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Faculty, students uncover mammoth

Posted on October 31, 2019

About 30 students joined three faculty members near Prineville to remove the front quarter of mammoth discovered in a gravel quarry.

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EOU adds baseball, lacrosse to athletic offerings

Posted on October 12, 2019

EOU President Tom Insko announced that the university will restore its baseball program and add women’s lacrosse in 2020.

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Scholarship workshops assist students

Posted on October 9, 2019

Get the most out of financial aid opportunities at a scholarship application workshop Oct. 26 or Nov. 12.

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OTEC, EOU partner to offer 4-year scholarship

Posted on October 4, 2019

A new scholarship program offers four freshmen the chance to receive funding for all tuition and fees through graduation.

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Homecoming October 11-12, 2019

Homecoming traditions, reunions bring alumni together

Posted on October 1, 2019

Homecoming events run Oct. 11-12, including parade, tailgate, reunions and other events!

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Sponsorship supports athletic facilities

Posted on September 19, 2019

Les Schwab of La Grande deepened its partnership with the EOU Foundation with a 10-year sponsorship of the Community Stadium scoreboard.

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45th Parallel gets jazzy

Posted on May 21, 2019

Tunes by Miles Davis, Thelonius Monk and other composers will feature in the May 31 concert.

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Spring Symposium highlights academics

Posted on May 20, 2019

Students from every discipline across campus will present their work at the annual Spring Symposium on May 22.

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Alumna brings gaming future to EOU

Posted on May 3, 2019

The 1-Up Game Club host its “Futures in Gaming” Symposium at 6 p.m. on May 17.

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Blue and Gold Weekend

Posted on April 29, 2019

Alumni, students and community members are invited to attend EOU’s first-ever Blue and Gold Weekend May 16-18.

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Remembering former art professors Paul Bruncke and Christoph Brudi

Posted on April 10, 2019

Retired chair of EOU’s art department Judd Koehn shares memories of his colleagues.

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Oscar-nominated alum to speak at commencement

Posted on March 22, 2019

Documentary filmmaker Skye Fitzgerald, ’93, will speak at commencement in La Grande this June.

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