SOU in the News: September 6 – September 12

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SOU Student, Alumni, Faculty, and Staff features

KOBI – 5 on 5 with SOU President Linda Schott:
https://kobi5.com/features/five-on-5-dr-linda-schott-president-southern-oregon-university-35681/

Jefferson Public Radio – New SOU president’s long journey:
http://ijpr.org/post/new-sou-presidents-long-journey#stream/0

East Bay Times – Former SOU theatre major D’Arcy Carden featured in new NBC comedy series “The Good Place” this fall:
http://www.eastbaytimes.com/2016/09/06/the-good-place-danville-native-darcy-carden-makes-her-mark-in-new-nbc-comedy/

Mail Tribune – SOU alum and recent first-time father, Ryan Ghelfi, wins 100-mile endurance run:
http://www.mailtribune.com/news/20160911/mental-toughness

Oxford University Press – SOU Professor Ed Battistella takes issue with Olympian Ryan Lochte’s apology:
http://blog.oup.com/2016/09/ryan-lochte-over-exaggerating/

Klamath Falls Herald and News – New Klamath Falls principals are profiled including Klamath Union High School Principal Charlene Herron, an SOU alumna:
http://www.heraldandnews.com/news/local_news/schools/meet-your-klamath-falls-city-schools-principals/article_98f8b041-de0b-5d8f-8572-93d604daad92.html

Daily Tidings – SOU student thrift shopper finds rare Nike prototype outfit:
http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160911/NEWS/160919988

Daily Tidings – SOU student Emily Berlin is running for Talent city council:
http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160907/NEWS/160909860

News on SOU Academic Programs

Mail Tribune – SOU business students need research projects:
http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160912/NEWS/160919917

Capital Press, Salem – Southern Oregon University Research Center’s report on the state’s wine industry shows growth:
http://www.capitalpress.com/Oregon/20160907/report-2015-a-record-year-for-oregon-wine-grapes

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

New York Times – Measure 97 splits Oregon voters:
http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/09/us/measure-97-seeking-to-raise-corporate-taxes-splits-oregon-voters.html?_r=0

Portland Oregonian – Guest Opinion by PSU President Wim Wiewel:
http://www.oregonlive.com/opinion/index.ssf/2016/09/oregons_public_universities_ar.html

KEZI TV Eugene – Lane Community College welcomes its first cohort of “Oregon Promise” students:
http://www.kezi.com/news/New_Bill_Funds_College_Tuition_for_Thousands_of_Incoming_Students.html

Miscellaneous News

Daily Tidings – Celebrate fall in Ashland with the return of students to Southern Oregon University:
http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160912/NEWS/160919969