President Schill gets his feet on the ground

July 6, 2015

UO President Michael Schill began a day-long tour of campus early Monday, meeting with employees and faculty in the lead-up to a welcome event in the afternoon. To read more and see pictures from President Schill's first days on the job visit AroundtheO.

Monday will not only include administrative meetings but also a chance for Schill to meet with many members of the UO community while touring campus and attending the afternoon gathering. The entire campus community is invited to the welcome event at 3 p.m. Monday in Allen Hall.

“While many of you may not be on campus during July, if you are in town, I hope you will consider joining me,” Schill writes.

Schill arrived in Eugene last week in the midst of a heat wave. After spending a day unpacking at McMorran House, the new president put in full days in his office in advance of today's introductory tour.