January 2017 Government & Community Relations Update

University leaders ask Legislature for improved funding

January 24, 2017
This article first appeared in Around the O on January 24, 2017.
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Proposed BRIDGE Act shields DREAMers from deportation

January 23, 2017
On January 12, bipartisan groups in the U.S.
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The end of the 114th Congress: Sweeping innovation and medical research legislation signed into law, government shutdown avoided

January 23, 2017
The 114th Congress finished in December with the passage of important legislation, including a FY17 Continuing Resolution (CR), which will fund the government through April 28, 2017, avoiding a government shutdown.
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UO outlines priorities for 2017 Oregon legislative session

January 23, 2017
During the 2017 legislative session, UO leaders are proposing and/or monitoring a variety of topics and bills introduced that have budgetary or policy implications for the institution.
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Oregon Impact Map updated for 2017

January 23, 2017
The Oregon Impact site now includes the most current data about the University of Oregon’s impact around the state. UO Campus GIS & Mapping team of Safety and Risk Services created the interactive site in collaboration with the government and community relations group.
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