Teaching News

August 28, 2020 – TEP and UO Online point faculty and GEs to tools and resources for teaching remotely during these unprecendented times, and offer several upcoming workshops. 

Details on the decision to pivot to mostly remote fall instruction

August 26, 2020 – Provost and Senior Vice President Patrick Phillips gives UO faculty and staff some background on the university's decision to move to mostly remote instruction for the fall term. 

Gabe Paquette named vice provost for academic affairs

August 13, 2020 – Provost and Senior Vice President Patrick Phillips announces that Clark Honors College Dean Gabe Paquette will be the next vice provost for academic affairs.

Addressing faculty concerns about research and creative practice

August 12, 2020 — Provost Patrick Phillips and Vice President for the Division of Equity and Inclusion Alex-Assensoh sent a message to all faculty sharing the results of the Survey on Faculty Research and Creative Practices and outlining next steps for supporting faculty during COVID-19

Teaching News

August 11, 2020 – The Teaching Engagement Program and UO Online offer many resources to support faculty and GEs as they look toward fall teaching. 

UO Portland fall classes will be remote

August 10, 2020 – Provost and Senior Vice President Patrick Phillips and Vice Provost for UO Portland Jane Gordon announce that all UO Portland classes will be remote for the fall term due to community spread of COVID-19 in the Portland metro area.

Survey on fall 2020 instruction

August 5, 2020 – Provost and Senior Vice President Patrick Phillips shares a survery with UO faculty and graduate employees about fall 2020 in-person instruction.

Anti-Racism talk from IntroDUCKtion

July 15, 2020 – Provost Patrick Phillips shares the Anti-Racism presentation he gave last week as part of IntroDUCKtion's Faculty Perspectives program for incoming students.

Plans for fall resumption

July 15, 2020 – Provost and Senior Vice President Patrick Phillips sent an update on the university's fall planning efforts, including criteria and safety plans for in-person instruction, to all faculty and GEs.

An offering of support for our international students

July 8, 2020 – President Michael H. Schill and Provost and Senior Vice President Patrick Phillips offer support in response to the federal government's recent guidance forcing international students' immediate exit from the United States.