School of Music and Dance

Matthew Halls conducting an orchestra and chorus at the the Oregon Bach Festival.
August 19

Oregon Bach Festival attracts 20,000 people in 2016

The annual celebration of Bach’s work continues to garner international recognition, year after year.
Members of the SOMD low brass DuckTet performing
July 5

SOMD students hit high notes on the international stage

A low brass performing group and students exploring music technology recently earned accolades
A view of Chapman Hall, home of the Clark Honors College.
July 1

Groundbreaking news: Few disruptions from summer construction

Two new buildings, a couple of major remodels and other projects are on tap for summer
Faculty Excellence Award medallion
June 10

Faculty Excellence Award recipients for 2016-17 announced

The awards recognize and support some of the university's top tenure-related faculty
Recipients of 2016 UO Senate awards
May 27

Senate honors four members of UO community for service

The awards recognize faculty and staff for their leadership in shared governance and campus service
Artist's rendering of new Berwick Hall exterior
May 25

Article features new campus home for Oregon Bach Festival

The Register-Guard story describes the building's features and the role of donors Phyllis and Andrew Berwick
Banner image for hip-hop and comics event
May 16

Superhero hip-hop: UO profs offer a pop culture mashup

UO professors Loren Hajikawa and Ben Saunders trace the intersection of comics and hip-hop in a special panel discussion
The women's a cappella group Divisi performing
May 4

Divisi scores for women's a cappella and lands on ESPN

The article follows Divisi as the group competed in the finals of their first International Competition of Collegiate A Cappella.
A performance at the Willamette Valley Music Festival
May 4

Willamette Valley Music Fest brings the beat to campus streets

UO to host the annual student-coordinated music and arts event this Saturday.
Rehearsal at the School of Music and Dance
April 27

Academic Ducks: School of Music and Dance

Students immerse themselves in a supportive community of artists and scholars who learn, perform and socialize together.

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