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Proud Partners with the Chamber of Commerce

Eastern Oregon University is unveiling a new initiative that celebrates the connections between EOU and the diverse businesses and organizations in Union County!

The series kicks off by honoring the long-standing partnership between the university and the Union County Chamber of Commerce.

Urban/Rural Ambassadors Seminar

The Urban Rural Ambassador’s Seminar is an opportunity for students from Eastern Oregon University and Portland State University to work collaboratively over two weekend-long residential field trips in Portland and La Grande, as well as several online sessions with guest speakers and activities to complement the field outings.

Scholarships are available, and applications received before February 28 will be considered for funding that covers nearly 100% of this program!

Program Profile: Economics

Our Economics degree is a 61 to 64-credit major in the College of Business that can either be taken on-campus or completely online. Not only does our program prepare you to pursue careers as an economist with businesses or government agencies, but also provides a strong foundation for those seeking graduate studies in Economics.

Peter Maille

Dr. Peter Maille, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Economics

Dr. Peter Maille has been a Peace Corps Volunteer, worked for a non-profit, worked for the Federal Government, ran a small business, and earned three more degrees including a Ph.D. in economics. He found that he is committed to doing his very best to teach our students about household and firm behavior, and his specializations are in environmental economics and development economics.

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  • Summer Institutes at EOU provide more than opportunity, they provide credit hours

    Summer Institutes at EOU provide more than opportunity, they provide credit hours LA GRANDE, Ore. – The Summer Institutes at Eastern Oregon University (EOU) are a great way for high school students to keep learning through the summer as well as earn college credit.  The institutes are designed to give high school students the EOU […]

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ASEOU Student Government Podcast

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ASEOU Student Government wants to update the EOU community on upcoming events and current issues. Listen in for the latest info!

Podcasts will be uploaded weekly on Tuesday afternoons.

EOU Career Services Podcast

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EOU Career Talk is dedicated to sharing career-related information with Eastern Oregon University students. We discuss topics ranging from job search, career development, resume building, interviewing, networking, and professional development.


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Mountaineer Ascents

Savannah Shorts, a Junior majoring in Mathematics at EOU, talks about why she chose Eastern and the opportunities that she has encountered along the way.

Mountaineer Ascents is a series of interviews with current Eastern Oregon University students, asking why they chose EOU, what their experience has been like and what they hope to get out of their education.

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