Office of the President

Pedestal for the Pioneer Mother statue
June 16

President denounces statue vandalism, urges campus unity

He says The Pioneer and Pioneer Mother statues will not return to their former locations
UO President Michael Schill
June 15

President: Statues will not return to their former campus spots

Schill decries acts of destruction, urges campus to move forward as a community
Deady Hall
June 10

President recommends changing the name of Deady Hall

The persistence of racism and violence has ‘pushed us over a tipping point,’ he said
Doctor with testing swab
June 9

Gift will rapidly expand UO, state COVID-19 testing

Donation from PacificSource Health Plans will help with the return to on-campus classes
Deady Hall
June 5

Trustee calls on UO to consider denaming Deady Hall

Board to schedule special meeting on the matter in coming weeks
Aerial view of campus
June 5

Board of trustees discusses the UO’s COVID-19 response

Fall planning, the Romania lot and budget planning were among other issues discussed
The UO emblem on Dads Gate
May 27

Board of trustees to discuss fall planning, COVID-19 challenges

A financial report and new graduate degree in bioengineering also are on the agenda
Connie Seeley
May 20

Governor nominates OHSU leader to fill UO trustee post

The Oregon Senate will vote on the nomination of Connie Seeley at its next meeting
The UO emblem on Dads Gate
May 14

Joint task force to offer advice on COVID-19 response

The group will consider long-term options to respond to financial challenges
Man on phone at computer
May 4

UO staff hit the phones to check in with students and offer help

Nearly all students received a personal call to check in and connect them with resources