SOU In the News: Sept. 19 – 28


SOU Student, Alumni, Faculty, and Staff Features:

Mail Tribune – Medford Councilor Stine to Challenge Sen. Ron Wyden (feature on SOU student Kevin Stine):

Oregonian/Oregon Live – Medford Councilor Says He Will Challenge Sen. Ron Wyden in Democratic Primary:

Washington Times – Medford City Councilor Says He’ll Challenge Wyden in Primary:

Jefferson Public Radio – Young Veteran Challenges Oregon’s Senior US Senator:

This story was picked up by the AP and other wire services and has now been widely reported nationally.

Mail Tribune – Guest Opinion: Income Inequality and Our Community (guest opinion by Professor Ric Holt):

Daily Tidings – Ashland Non-Profit Stretches its Dollars to Aid Burmese Migrants (alumnae Kara Lewis featured):

Mail Tribune – Britt Archaeology Study Reveals the Past (SOULA’s Chelsea Rose featured):

Daily Tidings – The Democracy Project at SOU: Dispatches from India: Urbanization in India Transforms a Society:

Mail Tribune – Peak Experience: SOU Group of Friends Tackles Mount Shasta:

Inside Science – Winemakers’ Superstition a Sign of Climate Change (Professor Greg Jones featured):

Jacksonville Review – Digging Jacksonville: Archeology in Our Town (Series chronicling SOULA project in Jacksonville):


News on SOU Environment and Sustainability Initiatives:

Daily Tidings – Pollinator-Friendly Garden Good for People, Too:

Mail Tribune – Pollinator-Friendly Garden Good for People, Too:

Daily Tidings – SOCAN Promotes Efforts to Fight Climate Change at the Local Level (SOU mentioned):

Mail Tribune – Since You Asked: Valley Has Several Platinum-Rated LEED Buildings:


News on SOU Fine and Performing Arts:

Redding Record Searchlight – Ashland’s Walking Art Tour Draws My Attention:

Daily Tidings – Schneider to Host ‘Breaking Pattern’ Exhibit:

Daily Tidings – Optical Art Exhibit Celebrates MOMA History:

Mail Tribune – Optical Art Exhibit Celebrates MOMA History:


News on Recent and Upcoming SOU Events:

Daily Tidings – Community Blog: Celebrate Local Authors:

JPR – The Jefferson Exchange: Books and Fans Gather in Ashland:

KTVL – Students Love “SOU Loves Ashland” Event:


News on Politics and Policy Impacting SOU and Higher Education:

Daily Tidings – SOU Grads’ Salaries Lowest for State Schools:

Mail Tribune – SOU Grads’ Salaries Lowest for State Schools:


Miscellaneous News:

Jefferson Public Radio – The Jefferson Exchange: Health Care for Transgender Youth:

KTVL – Concerns on Campus:

KTVL – Fair Student Housing Being Reviewed:

KDRV – Southern Oregon University Students Move In:

KTVL – College Spending Predicted to be $43 Billion Dollars (SOU students featured):