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EOU Fieldhouse ribbon-cutting ceremony

Eastern Oregon University will be holding a ribbon-cutting ceremony to commemorate the opening of the new Fieldhouse on October 22 at 10:30 a.m. Following the ceremony, tours of the facility will be available throughout the day.

Learn about EOU’s presidential search

Appointing the next president of Eastern Oregon University is one of the most important activities undertaken by the Board of Trustees. Click the button below to learn more.

Program Profile: Agriculture Entrepreneurship

“An Agriculture Entrepreneur, or Agripreneur, is a person who organizes, manages and assumes the risk of an agricultural enterprise or agribusiness.”

Agriculture needs innovative ideas and solutions to address the livelihoods and issues of rural communities, food security, production and resource efficiencies, and changing climate patterns.  The future of agriculture needs you! 


Dr. Chad J. Mueller

Visiting Professor of Business

Dr. Chad Mueller

Dr. Mueller was born and raised on a diversified livestock and grain farm in SE Nebraska. He is the youngest of four brothers; each involved in different aspects of agriculture. Dr. Mueller received his B.S. degree in Animal Sciences from Oklahoma State University, and a M.S. and Ph.D. degree in Animal Sciences from South Dakota State University. His graduate degrees focused on Ruminant Nutrition and Beef Cattle Management / Feedlot systems. Dr. Mueller’s academic career included both research and teaching, but now primarily focuses on teaching. He developed and taught courses in a variety of subject matters focusing on animal agriculture systems and leadership development. Dr. Mueller spent 17 years with Oregon State University, and is currently a visiting Assistant Professor with EOU focusing on the newly developed Agriculture Entrepreneurship program.

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EOU offers in-state rates to all Native American students

EOU offers in-state rates to all Native American students Members of all 574 federally recognized…

Benefits Fair Returns to EOU

Oct. 7, 2022 Benefits Fair Returns to EOU LA GRANDE, Ore. – Eastern Oregon Univerity…

“I work as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker within the mental health field, administering and managing a 16-bed residential facility in Eugene. I previously worked in children’s psychiatric day treatment, interpersonal violence, and addiction/recovery, while pursuing my master’s in social work–something I would not have considered were it not for the Anth/Soc program at EOU. The professors gave me confidence to perform in the high demands of the workforce, as well as complete a prestigious graduate program (USC). These same professors continue to provide professional support today.”

Michelle Sprouffske
Anthropology/Sociology
Eugene, Ore.

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