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Introducing Kelly Menachemson

A Q&A with Kelly Menachemson, the University of Oregon Alumni Association's new executive director: a passionate Duck, lifelong learner, wife, mother, and (at one point) dancer.
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Featured Story

Luke Freeborn, '97

How Steve Prefontaine and a bold lie led to an Oscar-nominated career for the art director of Inception and Steve Jobs

Duck Profiles

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Alison Brown

In the last five years, Alison Brown, BA '11 has gone from being a student trying to figure out what to do with her life, to the sculptor of the eight-foot-tall Duck that draws visitors from all over.

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Connections

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SAA DuckFunder

Ducks have the opportunity to support students who are spending this year's spring break networking and preparing for the professional world that awaits them after graduation

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Campus News

Ducks Prove Einstein's Theory

Ducks Prove Einstein's Theory

Gravitational waves discovered, and confirmed, by UO researchers
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Aisha Almana

Aisha Almana

Saudi alumna’s gift launches new Global Health Program
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Luella Clay Carson

Luella Clay Carson

Namesake of Carson Hall wrote a well-known textbook, and was a legendary enforcer of early 20th century etiquette
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Alumna Elected President of Marshall Islands

Alumna Elected President of Marshall Islands

Hilda Heine, BS '74, is first woman elected president of independent Pacific Island nation
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Did you know?

Did you know?

Ducks have played a key role in the two biggest scientific discoveries of the millennium. In 2013, James Brau's team helped identify the Higgs Boson particle at the Large Hadron Collider in Switzerland; while just last year, Robert Schofield was one of the researchers operating the computer system that detected gravitational waves, confirming Einstein's theory of relativity.