SOU In the News: Jan. 26 – Feb. 1

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SOU Student, Alumni, Faculty, and Staff Features:

KDRV – SOU Student Dies After Swimming in Pacific Ocean: http://www.kdrv.com/news/local/SOU_Student_Dies_in_Pacific_Ocean.html

KDRV – Friends Share Sentiments Following the Death of Alex Howell: http://www.kdrv.com/news/local/Friends_Share_Sentiments_Following_the_Death_of_Alex_Howell.html

KOBI – Southern Oregon University Student Dies During Trip to the Coast: https://kobi5.com/news/local-news/southern-oregon-university-student-dies-during-trip-to-the-coast-20938/

KTVL – SOU Student Died in the Ocean: http://ktvl.com/news/local/sou-student-died-in-the-ocean

Daily Tidings – Ashland Man Drowns on South Coast: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160131/NEWS/160139991/0/SEARCH

Mail Tribune – SOU Student Drowns at Whaleshead Beach: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160131/NEWS/160139938/0/SEARCH

KEZI – Oregon Student Drowns in Pacific Ocean: http://www.kezi.com/news/367174021.html

Lincoln City News Guard: Ashland Man Disappears in Strong Current: http://www.thenewsguard.com/news/gold-beach-drowning-ashland-man-disappears-in-strong-current/article_621dfdf4-c842-11e5-8b09-efcedda70790.html

Go Local PDX – Ashland Man Dies While Swimming in Pacific Ocean: http://www.golocalpdx.com/news/ashland-man-dies-while-swimming-in-pacific-ocean

Oregonian/Oregon Live – Ashland Man Dies While Swimming in Ocean off Oregon’s South Coast: http://www.oregonlive.com/pacific-northwest-news/index.ssf/2016/01/ashland_man_dies_while_swimmin.html

Examiner.com – Oregon National Guard Soldier Drowns in Pacific Near Brookings: http://www.examiner.com/article/oregon-national-guard-soldier-drowns-pacific-near-brookings

KGW – Man Drowns While Swimming with Friends Along Southern Oregon Coast: http://www.kgw.com/news/local/central-coast/man-drowns-while-swimming-with-friends-along-southern-ore-coast/27181850

KCBY – Police: Ashland Man Dies While Swimming in Pacific Ocean: http://kcby.com/news/local/police-ashland-man-dies-while-swimming-in-pacific-ocean

 

News on SOU Academic Programs:

KAJO – Southern Oregon University Hosting Monthly Workshops for Business Owners: http://www.kajo.com/news/local/stories.php?subaction=showfull&id=1453705351&ucat=2

KOBI – SOU Professor Mark Tveskov Comments on Discovery at OSU Construction Project: http://mms.tveyes.com/Transcript.asp?StationID=9535&DateTime=1%2F27%2F2016+6%3A08%3A53+PM&Term=Southern+Oregon+University&PlayClip=TRUE

Mail Tribune – Panel Will Show Artifacts from Chines Home that Burned: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160201/NEWS/160209994/0/SEARCH

 

News on SOU Environment and Sustainability Initiatives:

The Siskiyou – SOU’s Unique World of Bees: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/01/28/sous-unique-world-of-bees/

 

News on SOU Fine and Performing Arts:

Mail Tribune – Nothing Off Limits in Clocked Out’s Sounds: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160127/ENTERTAINMENT/160129634/0/SEARCH

 

News on Politics, Policy, and National Trends Impacting SOU and Higher Education:

Inside Higher Education – State Support on the Rise: https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2016/01/25/state-support-higher-education-rises-41-percent-2016

Oregonian/Oregon Live – Kate Brown Spells out what her ‘Education Innovation Officer’ Will, and Won’t Do: http://www.oregonlive.com/education/index.ssf/2016/01/kate_brown_spells_out_what_her.html#incart_river_index

Portland Business Journal – In Surprising Turn, Oregon Ranks No. 1 in Higher Ed Funding Growth: http://www.bizjournals.com/portland/blog/2016/01/in-surprising-turn-oregon-ranks-no-1-in-higher-ed.html

 

News on SOU governance and Board of Trustees:

Mail Tribune – SOU Faculty, Board Settle on New Contract: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160125/NEWS/160129721/0/SEARCH

Daily Tidings: Pay Deal is Done, But President Still Needed: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160128/NEWS/160129847/0/SEARCH

Daily Tidings – Our View: SOU Looks Forward (editorial): http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160129/OPINION/160129832/0/SEARCH

 

Miscellaneous News:

KOBI – Contract Negotiations Successful at Southern Oregon University: https://kobi5.com/news/local-news/contract-negotiations-successful-at-southern-oregon-university-20663/

Daily Tidings – Our View: Ask First Next Time (Editorial): http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160128/OPINION/160129852/0/SEARCH

Daily Tidings – SOU Will Pay Most of a $2.5 Million Settlement: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160128/NEWS/160129848/0/SEARCH

Daily Tidings – Pay Deal is Done, But President Still Needed: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160128/NEWS/160129847/0/SEARCH

Mail Tribune – SOU Will Pay Most of the Costs of $2.5 Million Settlement: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160128/NEWS/160129627/0/SEARCH