Official Alumni News

Official Alumni News - September 2013

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A New Season

I love the fall season. As a young boy, it was the season that mixed the sorrow of losing summer fun and the joy of reuniting with friends at school. While a student at the University of Oregon some thirty years ago, I had the same mixed emotions. Those summer breaks were fun, but I always enjoyed leaving the hot, desert plains of Prineville, Oregon, and heading back to the lush, tree-filled community of the UO. Read more…
Featured Story
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Welcoming Back Students and the Class of 2017

The UO welcomes students back to campus including introducing the class of 2017 to the Duck family. Read more…
Duck Profiles
Diego Hernandez

Diego Hernandez ’10

UO graduate becomes the youngest and first Latino Reynolds School Board member and works with at-risk Portland area youths.
  Carmen Rubio

Carmen Rubio ’99

Executive Director of the Latino Network and UOAA board member also becomes the recent recipient of the PDX Hispanic Metro Chamber - Latino Community Service Award.
  Ramiro Flores

Ramiro Flores ’96

UOAA Board Member strives for higher education in the Latino community as a first-generation college student from a farmworker family background.
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Connections

Unpack the Quack

Alumni, friends, and family of the UO community volunteer time to help the new students move into the residence halls. Read more…
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Homecoming 2013

Alumni, family and friends flock back to campus for a weekend full of reunions, football and old friends. Read more…

Alumni Survey Results

To help the UO Alumni Association better serve the Duck community, earlier this year almost 60,000 alumni were e-mailed a survey, asking them questions about their time at the UO and their relationship to, and impression of, the UOAA. Read more…
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Athletics

Football Preseason Wrap-Up

The Ducks dominate in pre-conference play as they gear up for Pac-12 opponents looking to take down the No. 2 team in the nation. Read more…

Ducks Add Transfers, Freshmen for 2013-14

As the 2013 season draws near, the Oregon track and field and cross country teams have added a number of transfers and freshmen for the upcoming year. Read more from GoDucks.com…
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Campus News
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UO Greek Life

Each year, freshmen are looking for place to connect in sometimes unfamiliar environment. As new students arrive to Eugene, the Greek Life community prepares for fall recruitment season. Read more…

Wave of UO Construction Gaining Momentum

Seven construction projects to support the University of Oregon's core academic mission will pump a combined $299.74 million into the economy. Read more from Around the O…
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Meet Our New Staff
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The UOAA welcomes new staff members dedicated to fostering lifelong relationship with the University of Oregon. Read more…
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What I Did This Summer

In the previous issue of the UOAA e-news we asked people to send in photos of what they did over the summer. It turns out Ducks aren't afraid to span the globe—we received responses from as far afield as China, Switzerland, and Washington, D.C. Here are the photos and stories our Ducks submitted. View slideshow…

   
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The UO Alumni Association expresses our condolences to the family and friends of beloved Ducks who passed away in August 2013. Full listing here.
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