August 2014


Why Sports Are Important (And Why You Are, Too)

According to no less an authority than the UOAA’s foreign-born assistant director of marketing and communications, who had never seen a game of football until he was in high school.
Read more from Damian Foley…

Featured Story


Building a Champion

How Mickey Loomis ’79 built a Super Bowl-winning team a broken city could rally around. Read more…

Duck Profiles


AK Ikwuakor ’07

Former Duck track star makes a difference in impoverished Philippines community.

The Duck

Yes, a Duck Profile on… the Duck.



Duck Downtown

Reduced Amtrak fares and a downtown block party make Eugene the place to be this fall. Read more…

Watch Parties

Watch the Ducks with fellow Ducks at our chapter watch parties. Read more…

Watch the Ducks from Anywhere in the World

Pac-12 launches partnership with YouTube to broadcast Pac-12 games internationally. Read more…

Campus News


Coltrane Named Interim President

Provost Scott Coltrane named Interim President of the UO. Read more…



Football Season Preview

Ducks ranked No. 3 in initial Associated Press poll. Read more…

Ducks Soccer Takes to the Field

After win in their exhibition match, the Ducks soccer team prepares for a challenging season. Read more…

Oregon Volleyball Will Sink or Swim

Picked to finish fifth in the Pac-12, the Ducks are poised for an exciting season. Read more…

Photo of the Month


Have you been proudly representing the University of Oregon while traveling? Wearing green on the Great Wall of China, yellow in Yellowstone National Park, or throwing the "O" in front of the Opera House in Sydney? If you have travel photos you would like to share with the alumni community, simply send them to us before Friday, September 5. Selected photos will be featured in the 2015 UOAA calendar, a reward for UOAA life members. Upload your vacation photos here.