November 2, 2020 – Provost Patrick Phillips and Environment Initiative Director Adell Amos invite faculty, staff, and GEs to provide direction and input on the Provost's Environment Initiative.
October 27, 2020 — Executive Vice Provost for Academic Affairs Janet Woodruff-Borden shared a message with faculty and GEs regarding HyFlex instruction as a possible modality for teaching during winter term 2020.
October 27, 2020 – Provost and Senior Vice President Patrick Phillips and Executive Vice Provost for Academic Affairs Janet Woodruff-Borden provide UO faculty, GEs with resources regarding the upcoming election.
October 15, 2020 — President Michael H. Schill and Provost and Senior Vice President Patrick Phillips announced that the UO's Monitoring and Assessment Program (MAP) will begin expanding COVID-19 testing efforts within the university community.
October 13, 2020 — President Michael H. Schill and Provost Patrick Phillips announced that winter term 2021 classes will continue to be delivered much like they have for fall term, with a mix of remote, online, and some in-person courses.
October 13, 2020 – Provost and Senior VP Patrick Phillips held a Zoom gathering with three Indigenous students who attend the university. Listen to their stories.
October 12, 2020 – Provost Phillips and Executive Vice Provost Woodruff-Borden offer important guidance for tenure-track faculty on promotion and tenure/preview processes.
October 9, 2020 – TEP and UO Online share student survey results, remote teaching resources, and upcoming events and invitations with faculty and GEs.
October 9, 2020 — Provost and Senior Vice President Patrick Phillips shared a message with the university community detailing four initiatives that the university is undertaking immediately to combat systemic racism.
October 5, 2020 — Provost and Senior Vice President Patrick Phillips sent a message to campus addressing a Zoombombing incident involving racist hate speech during a UO School of Law virtual event.