A speaker talks to an audience during the Wings event 2018.

Alumni & Friends

Alumni can stay connected to the University of Oregon and fellow ducks through Portland-based events, the alumni chapter and supporting students through mentorship and internships. 


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The UO Alumni Association's PDX Ducks chapter hosts events in Portland, including networking opportunities, volunteering in the community, football watch parties, Portland Science Nights and trips to Portland Timbers games.

Each year, the UO Portland campus hosts and sponsors several hundred lectures, workshops, meetings and receptions, whether through academic programs or community partnerships. Whether it is a Wings: UO Presidential Speaker Series night or a Duck Biz Lunch, we hope to connect with UO alumni.