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.
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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
Beyond the Call: Michael Suskin is a systems administrator for Information Services
Beyond the Call: Joel Youngblom is a website developer for the Office of the Registrar
Beyond the Call: Shari Powell is an associate director for Purchasing and Contracting Services
Beyond the Call: John Woelfe is the facility services manager at the UO Portland campus
Beyond the Call: Linda Long is a curator of manuscripts for UO Libraries