March 5

Presidential compensation and evaluation discussed at Presidential Factors Committee meeting

The UO is currently below the 25th percentile for presidential salary when compared to its eight defined peers.
UO entrance sign
March 5

Board committee votes to adopt recommended tuition and fee rates

The Finance and Facilities Committee of the UO’s Board of Trustees today voted to adopt 2015–16 tuition and fee rates.
March 4

Environmental law conference to focus on 'Changing Currents'

Numerous keynote speaker, panel discussions, workshops and more will tackle important environmental law topics.
UO seal in stained glass
March 4

UO opens annual excellence in advising awards nominations

One faculty and one professional advisor will each receive a $2,000 award at a campus event in May.
Interim President Scott Coltrane
March 3

Broad plan to address sexual violence discussed at forum

President Scott Coltrane reports that more than 100 changes will be put into effect quickly, most by the end of spring term.
Frans de Waal
March 3

Primatologist de Waal to discuss emotions among animals

De Waal will talk about empathy and altruism among primates in the annual Robert D. Clark Lecture.
March 2

More volunteers needed to help at meningitis immunization clinic

Workers are especially needed to help complete the eligibility check and to direct people at Matthew Knight Arena.
Judith Hibbard
March 2

UO tool shows patient interest improves health and cuts costs

Two-year study of 32,000 patients, using Judith Hibbard's Patient Activation Measure, finds better health outcomes in nine of 13 indicators.
February 27

Board of Trustees to act on tuition, fees at March meeting

The board will decide whether to approve an advisory panel's recommendation for a 3.7 percent increase in tuition and fees.
Relief carving of intertwined UO
February 27

Oregonian notes NSF and Sloan awards to UO chemists

The story notes recent awards to Michael Pluth, George Nazin, Michael Harms and Shannon Boettcher.