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"At the University of Oregon we strive to create a distinctive, transformative student experience geared toward life-long learning, global citizenship, and preparing our students for the future that awaits them."

—Robin H. Holmes, Vice President for Student Affairs

Vice President’s Blog

Vice President for Student Affairs Student Advisory Council

03/10/14 •

This past Fall term, I launched the first Student Affairs Student Advisory Council (VPSAAC.) This advisory group – pictured above – consists of 15 students, representing freshmen through graduate students who reflect the diversity of the UO student body. My purpose for creating the VPSAAC is to have a group of students who can provide [...]

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Michele Norris and The Race Card Project

11/10/13 •

We are thrilled to welcome NPR Special Correspondent Michele Norris to campus and encourage you to participate in The Race Card Project. Watch this wonderful video about it — and share your six word story! Boxes are around campus and you can also submit online on the UO page on The Race Card Project website. [...]

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New Strategic Plan for Student Affairs

10/04/13 •

Shortly after I was hired as the Vice President for Student Affairs in 2007, we embarked on a somewhat laborious process that led to the 2007-2012 Student Affairs Strategic Plan. It helped guide our Division’s direction to support our core purpose of transforming and advancing student learning. In the fall of 2012, as the shelf [...]

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