University of Oregon

Students for Sustainable Development: ACTION PRESS RELEASE

On December 4th, University of Oregon students part of the informal group, Students for Sustainable Development, zip-tied protest signs on the fencing surrounding Hayward field, and on the recently put up fences around the construction site of the proposed new Hamilton residence. The signs included the statements “Green Universities Don’t Break their Climate Action Promises,”…

GTFF Resists UO Admin to Secure Contract and Readies for Broader Struggle

After a yearlong contract fight, the Graduate Teaching Fellows Federation reached an agreement with the University of Oregon administration. The contract was ratified in a vote in which 73 percent of GTFF members participated and 93 percent voted in favor of ratification In attaining a new contract, GTFF members successfully resisted a severe attack by…

Sunrise Lies Down in Solidarity with Scott Warrenand Migrants in the Borderlands

Walking into the EMU on a recent Friday afternoon, an unexpected sight was met by many. Graduate and undergraduate students, as well as some community members, were lying on the floor near a giant paper-mache head of President Trump. On top of some student’s bodies and leaning along the walls and chairs were posters with…

Reclaim UO Movement Update

The Reclaim UO community movement is in its 2nd phase of strategic planning and will be organizing bi-weekly meetings through the month of February. The movement is focused on legislative and direct-action strategies with the primary goal of overturning the current UO Board of Trustees structure under Oregon Senate Bill 270 and replacing it with…