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Virtual ceremony to recognize EOU 2020 graduates

PRESS RELEASE (EOU holds virtual recognition ceremony for spring 2020) News contact: Victoria Hart, PR Specialist | 541-962-3585 or vhart@eou.edu FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE − June 5, 2020 Virtual ceremony to recognize EOU 2020 graduates LA GRANDE, Ore. – More than 800...

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Cook Memorial Library to Offer Take-Out Service

Cook Memorial Library to Offer Take-Out Service

Cook Memorial Library to Offer Take-Out Service (La Grande, Oregon, May 29, 2020) As Oregon and Union County moves toward the next phase of its reopening plan, the Cook Memorial Library is preparing to get physical library materials back into the hands of patrons...

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EOU to Develop Reopening Plan Alongside Employees, Students

EOU to Develop Reopening Plan Alongside Employees, Students

As universities wrap up spring term, Eastern Oregon University announced that it is developing campus reopening plans. Oregon’s public universities are working with state leaders and have developed a framework with guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC)...

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High Water Concerns in Union County

High Water Concerns in Union County

The Flood Warning issued by the National Weather Service yesterday has been extended until Saturday evening for the Grande Ronde River near Perry. Moderate flooding has been forecast. The Grande Ronde River near Perry rose past the moderate flood stage (7.5 feet)...

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What Do Business Owners Need to Know When They Reopen?

What Do Business Owners Need to Know When They Reopen?

Many business owners and employers are unclear as to what the latest guidelines are as the economy begins to open. Take the time to review all of the information located on this website. You may want to check back frequently to make sure you have the latest updates....

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Housing Applications for Fall 2020 Now Open

Housing Applications for Fall 2020 Now Open

COVID-19 has significantly impacted the way students navigate higher education. In response to the pandemic, Eastern Oregon University’s Residence Life Office has adapted its plans for fall 2020.  “We want to provide an experience as close to the ‘college experience’...

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EOU Serving the Latinx Community from Afar

EOU Serving the Latinx Community from Afar

More than 100 community members tuned in for the first-ever virtual ¡Conéctate! gathering hosted by Eastern Oregon University on May 1. Due to the event being virtual, attendees from Oregon, Idaho, Colorado, Washington and more were able to access this resource. Now...

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Essential Worker Button Project

Essential Worker Button Project

We would love to bring a smile to those faces in our community that are working so hard to keep us safe and providing us with essential services! But we need YOUR kids to help us! Print out the template below and have your kids color in the buttons along with a...

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