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UO gets custom portrait of President Schill, but it will remain in storage until he leaves

University of Oregon President Michael Schill’s portrait was finished and unveiled over winter break in a private showing in the faculty club space of the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art. The artist of Schill’s portrait, Eugene native Lynda Lanker, requested The Emerald to not publish a picture of the portrait, but …

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President Schill to give welcome speech to UO campus

On Friday, October 6, UO President Michael Schill will give a “State of the University” speech to students, faculty and others in the campus community. The speech will begin at 11:00 a.m. and will be held on campus in the ERB Memorial Ballroom. His speech was announced on Around the …

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President names new provost search committee

University of Oregon President Michael Schill named 17 UO constituents to a provost search committee on Aug. 19, effectively launching the search for the new Senior Vice President and chief academic officer. The committee’s formation follows a June announcement that current provost Scott Coltrane plans to retire next summer, after …

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Michael Schill gets positive reviews on first working day as UO president

University of Oregon students, faculty, staff and alumni got the chance to meet and greet the newest occupant of the president’s office in Johnson Hall. Monday marked UO President Michael Schill’s first day in office.

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Michael Schill tours Oregon campus during his first working day as president

Michael Schill’s first official day as president was July 1, but he didn’t get settled into his office or get to do a campus-wide meet-and-greet until five days later.

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10 things you should know about Mike Schill, the University of Oregon’s new president

He’s the first president hired by the board of trustees and first in his family to go to college, among other things.

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University of Chicago law school dean Michael Schill is the UO’s newest president

Michael H. Schill is the University of Oregon’s next president. The UO’s board of trustees confirmed the appointment, which was first reported by Willamette Week, during its emergency meeting on April 14. “This is an opportunity to make a difference,”Schill said at an April 14 press conference. “This is an opportunity …

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