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The Office of the President: University of Oregon
"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

Name Change to Student Life

06/23/14 •

I am very excited to let you know that the Division of Student Affairs has officially been given approval to change our name to the ‘Division of Student Life’ as of July 1. More than just a different name, this is a pivotal change for our organization. We asked the Provost for approval to make [...]

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A difficult time

05/09/14 •

It has been a difficult and painful time for our campus community, particularly those who have been personally impacted by sexual violence.  I share the outrage many have expressed about the information contained in the police report released earlier this week regarding allegations of sexual assault, and recognize that the intense media scrutiny has taken [...]

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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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