Office of the President

Nicole Commissiong
September 1

Next chief civil rights officer and Title IX coordinator announced

Nicole Commissiong, assistant dean in the law school, will start in the post Oct. 1
Aerial view of campus
August 26

UO will pivot to mostly remote and online instruction fall term

Using safety measures, university will welcome freshmen wishing to live on campus
July 15

Schill on George Floyd Protests, Black Lives Matter, Deady Renaming

UO President Michael Schill on the protests, systemic racism, COVID-19 and moving forward
André Le Duc wearing a mask
July 15

Crisis Control: Andre Le Duc and Fall Reopening Amid COVID-19

Chief resilience officer Andre Le Duc is preparing the UO for safe reopening in the time of COVID-19
Gavel and law books
July 14

Government walks back rule change on international students

The reversal came just days after the UO and 19 other schools sued to block the rule
Gavel and law books
July 13

UO, 19 others file suit to block ICE international student rules

The suit challenges a change barring entry of those who take only online courses in fall
Michael Schill and Patrick Phillips
July 8

President, provost object to new rules for international students

UO leaders joining the effort to overturn a federal shift on treatment of student visas
Deady Hall
June 24

UO board votes unanimously to seek new name for Deady Hall

The building will be called University Hall while a permanent name is sought
Michael Schill and Patrick Phillips
June 22

President, provost applaud graduation effort, look to fall

Plans include moving back to remote classes after the Thanksgiving break
Phil Knight
June 20

Phil Knight, UO philanthropist, icon receives honorary degree

The Doctor of Philosophy degree was conferred during Saturday's graduation events

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