COVID-19 changed the workplace in ways few could have imaged, nearly overnight. Yet, University of Oregon employees rose to the complex challenge.
Here we highlight those who have gone above and beyond – such as creating new ways to engage with students, or taking care of critical infrastructure on campus, or embracing technology to stay connected with colleagues.
Know someone who is going beyond the call?
Nominate a UO Employee
Duck of the Week: Linda León is the department manager for romance languages
Duck of the Week: Christian Gervasi manages Science Stores and teaches chemistry
Anthony Leiserowitz, a UO grad, is an expert on how people see a warming world
Duck of the Week: Betsy Boyd is a federal lobbyist for the university
Duck of the Week: Stella-Marie Akindayomi is an academic counselor and retention specialist
Duck of the Week: Nancy Novitski is a strategic communications specialist for IS
Duck of the Week: Bonnie Gutierrez is an assistant registrar of operations
Those who work at the university will tell their own stories in Duck of the Week
Beyond the Call: Sky Seymour is an assistant director in the Office of Admissions
Beyond the Call: Shaun Haskins is a business operations manager in the College of Design