Workplace

Anthropology professor Josh Snodgrass will direct a new Center for Undergraduate Excellence
August 31

Anthropologist Josh Snodgrass featured in faculty profile series

Snodgrass was one of the UO's outstanding faculty advisors last year and, in addition to teaching and research, helps young Ducks adjust to college life.
August 31

OA Classification and Compensation Project Team launches survey

Officers of administration are asked to complete a survey as part of the ongoing project to review and update position descriptions.
President Schill with officials from the Coquille, Siletz and Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw tribes
August 31

UO faculty, students and leaders talk coastal and rural issues at summit

The annual gathering focused on the role education and research plays in Oregon’s economy.
August 21

UO's sexual assault prevention team posts updated progress report

The university is working to address dozens of recomendations contained in three separate reports looking at ways to improve responses.
The UO Marching Band performing at Autzen Stadium
August 21

Ticket discount offers UO employees 20 percent off first two football games

The discount is available to faculty and staff for the Sept. 5 game against Eastern Washington and the Sept. 19 game against Georgia State.
Kevin Reed  will be the UO's new vice president and legal counsel
August 19

Kevin Reed named to post as UO vice president and legal counsel

Reed is currently the vice chancellor for legal affairs and general counsel at UCLA and will begin work at the UO on Oct. 5.
August 14

Marathon bargaining session brings about tentative agreement

The three-year agreement includes 8 percent raises, protections for non-tenure-track faculty and flexibility funding contingent positions.
UO professor of piano Alexandre Dossin
August 14

Bernstein piano works performed by UO's Dossin continue to earn praise

Alexandre Dossin's 'Thirteen Anniversaries' highlights short works Leonard Bernstein wrote to celebrate friends, family and colleagues.
UO President Michael Schill is asking for faculty-authored books for his office
August 13

Wanted: Faculty-authored books for President Schill’s office bookcase

The UO's new leader is holding drop-in hours in August and September and inviting faculty to stop by with books they have authored.
The EMU will remain closed an additional week due to renovation work
August 12

EMU to remain closed an additional week while renovations continue

Work on the student union's main entrance is taking longer that initially expected, but the building is scheduled to reopen Aug. 22.

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