Sou In the News: March 29 – April 4


News on SOU Academic Programs:

The Source Weekly – Chinese History in Oregon (feature on SOULA project):

KDRV – SOU Master’s Students Study Distracted Driving:

KTVL – Study: Distracted Driving Results in 60 Percent of Fatal Crashes:


News on SOU Fine and Performing Arts:

Daily Tidings – ‘In Scene’ Artist Plans SOU Lecture:


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

KTVL – Oregon Moves Neediest to Front of the Line for College Funds:

Oregonian/Oregon Live – Needier Oregonians Will Get First Chance at $72 Million in College Grants:

Bend Bulletin – Student Grants to be Allotted By Need:

Inside Higher Ed – Graduation Gap Widens:

Statesman Journal – PERS Deficit Climbs to $21 Billion:

Oregonian/Oregon Live – Oregon Universities Request $100 Million More from State Amid ‘Significant Retirement Costs’:


News on SOU governance and Board of Trustees:

Oregonian/Oregon Live – Live Stream Not in the Picture at Oregon State, Portland State Trustees’ Meetings:

Bend Bulletin – Editorial: Make it Easier for Public to Watch Public Meetings:


Miscellaneous News:

Daily Tidings – Search for Housing Solutions: Reuse Abandoned Dorms?:

Daily Tidings – Our View: A Nice Idea, But…(editorial on Cascade Hall use):

Daily Tidings – Ashland Parks Director Offers Up New Public Pool Option:

Daily Tidings – SOU Opens The Nest, an Allergen-Focused Pantry for Students who Qualify:

KDRV – Police Arrest 4 After Ashland Stabbing:

KTVL – Friends of Stabbing Victims Tell Their Side of the Story:

KTVL – Police: Four Arrested in Ashland College Party Stabbing:

KOBI – Four Arrested Following Stabbing Near SOU:

Daily Tidings – Four Partycrashers Jailed After Fight, Stabbing Near SOU:

Mail Tribune – Four Partycrashers Jailed After Fight, Stabbing Near SOU:

KAJO – Four People Arrested in Stabbing of Two People During House Party in Ashland: