The Weekly Wrap is an update each Friday morning from the Office of Strategic Communications. It provides highlights of news you may have missed during the week and showcases UO stories about amazing students, faculty, staff and alumni.
UO in the News
Daily Emerald: The UO raised more than $200 million in the 2013 fiscal year, more than any of Oregon’s other public universities.
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AroundtheO: Geraldine "Geri" Richmond, who was named last year to the 25-member National Science Board, has been appointed to serve as the UO's second-ever presidential chair.
Celebrating Champions: Art student Rafael Arroyo served as project manager for a new 6-kilowatt solar electric array installed in August atop the Outdoor Program Barn at East 18th Avenue and University Street.
AroundtheO: Discovery Channel Canada on Aug. 29 covered the Cascadia Initiative, a national seismic experiment led, in part, by UO geophysicist Doug Toomey, with colleagues Emilie Hooft Toomey and Dean Livelybrooks also playing key roles.
AroundtheO: Twelve representatives from the state of Baden-Württemberg in Germany will visit the University of Oregon on Sept. 6 to celebrate the 45th anniversary of the Oregon University System and Baden-Württemberg exchange program.
AroundtheO: A National Geographic exhibit of historic and contemporary photos of the American West will open Sept. 28 at the University of Oregon's Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art.
The Register-Guard: Nicholls State fans chose to enjoy their time in Eugene despite the heavy loss to the Ducks on Saturday.