News Archive prior to Feb. 2015

UO’s business school names managing director for the Center for Sustainable Business Practices

EUGENE, Ore. - (March 18, 2009) - Tom Osdoba has been named managing director of the Center for Sustainable Business Practices at the University of Oregon's Lundquist College of Business. He will assume his new role on April 1.

SOU and UO agree to dual institution program

EUGENE, Ore. -- (March 16, 2009) - Southern Oregon University and the University of Oregon have reached an agreement that will allow students to enroll in a dual institution program.

New gifts keep alumni center project on track

EUGENE, Ore. -- (March 12, 2009)-A total of $3 million in new gifts will keep the University of Oregon's Ford Alumni Center project on track to start construction next winter, President Dave Frohnmayer announced today.

Local group’s website to make it easier to adopt foster children

Editor's note: A check presentation ceremony will be held at 12:15 p.m. on Thursday, March 12, at Frazier Hearth, room 119, Hendricks Hall, 1408 University St. UO students, Wells Fargo and the founder of the grant recipient organization will be available for interviews.

University of Oregon to host HIV/AIDS in Africa conference

EUGENE, Ore. -- (March 10, 2009) - Why are the highest levels of HIV infection and AIDS deaths in sub-Saharan Africa? Why is HIV/AIDS such a difficult problem in this part of the world? These questions and more will be discussed at an upcoming conference at the University of Oregon.

University of Oregon conducts successful test of text alert system

EUGENE, Ore. -- (March 4, 2009) - The University of Oregon conducted a successful test of its UO Alert! System at approximately 4 p.m. today. The purpose of the UO Alert!

Newly expanded music building opens March 6

EUGENE, Ore.-(March 3, 2009)-Gone are the days when University of Oregon music majors jockeyed for rights to rehearse in unlikely places like restrooms due to a shortage of practice rooms.