June 2023 Government & Community Relations Update

Vessel promises new era for Institute of Marine Biology

June 28, 2023
Article first appeared in Around the O, on June 22. After more than four years of fundraising, design and fabrication, the Oregon Institute of Marine Biology christened a new boat that promises to reveal lesser-known regions of the sea to future generations of students and scientists at the University of Oregon.

Legislative Session ends with wins for UO

June 26, 2023
2023 Session Overview

Another Year, Another Successful Partnership: SCYP Wraps Up Engagement with Sisters

June 23, 2023
Article first appeared on UO School of Public Planning, Policy and Management news site, June 14, 2023

Federal debt ceiling deal impacts higher ed

June 5, 2023
On June 3, President Biden signed the Fiscal Responsibility Act of 2023 into law, suspending the debt ceiling until 2025. The bill caps non-defense spending at its current level and allows it to increase by 1% during FY2025.