SOU in the News: October 11 – October 17

SOU Student, Alumni, Faculty, and Staff features

Newswatch 12 – The October 15 football game had special meaning for SOU junior Isiah Carter:
http://www.kdrv.com/sports/southern-oregon-university/Carters_1_Fan_Stays_Close_After_Breast_Cancer_Battle.html

Roseburg News Review – SOU alumnus Carl Bone has been teaching and coaching for 46 years:
http://www.nrtoday.com/sports/preps/carl-bone-looks-back-on-four-decades-of-coaching-and/article_53cd29eb-d103-55fd-8f62-9e768697d8d4.html

Jefferson Public Radio – Dr. Precious Yamaguchi talks about her book spotlighting World War II internment camps:
http://ijpr.org/post/learning-about-japanese-american-internment#stream/0

News on SOU Academic Programs

KTVL10 – SOU offers an accelerated degree program:
http://ktvl.com/news/local/sou-offers-an-accelerated-degree

Daily Tidings – Another SOU Honors College dispatch from Europe:
http://www.dailytidings.com/news/20161014/dispatch-from-europe-what-americans-can-learn-from-europeans

News on Fine and Performing Arts

Mail Tribune – SOU and OSF co-sponsor “Multi-Cultural Shakespeare”:
http://www.mailtribune.com/news/20161012/panel-will-address-multi-cultural-shakespeare

Daily Tidings – Tiny Art Show at SOU:
http://www.dailytidings.com/news/20161014/tiny-art-show-delivers-many-messages

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

Oregonian – Portland Community College moves to take in stranded ITT Tech nursing students:
http://www.oregonlive.com/education/index.ssf/2016/10/itt_tech_portland_community_co.html

The Chronicle of Higher Education – The New Performing-Arts Curriculum:
http://www.chronicle.com/article/The-New-Performing-Arts/238020

Washington Post – Are traditional college campuses going the way of Blockbuster and Circuit City?:
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/grade-point/wp/2016/10/14/are-traditional-college-campuses-going-the-way-of-blockbuster-and-circuit-city/

Miscellaneous News

Mail Tribune – Monumental debate at SOU:
http://www.mailtribune.com/news/20161014/monumental-debate

Daily Tidings – SOU seminar will focus on implicit bias:
http://www.dailytidings.com/news/20161014/seminar-will-focus-on-implicit-bias

Daily Tidings – SOU wins Princeton Review “green guide” honor:
http://www.dailytidings.com/news/20161014/sou-earns-princeton-review-green-guide-honor

Mail Tribune – Wyden says SOU leading nation in response to sexual assault:
http://www.mailtribune.com/news/20161011/wyden-says-sou-leading-nation-in-response-to-sexual-assault

Newswatch 12 – SOU discusses sexual assault reporting on campus:
http://www.kdrv.com/news/SOU_Discusses_Sexual_Assault_Reporting_on_Campus.html

Daily Tidings – Editorial: SOU leads the way:
http://www.dailytidings.com/opinion/20161013/our-view-leading-way

KOBI5 – SOU kicks off Count Me In:
https://kobi5.com/news/local-news/count-me-in-kicks-off-37981/

The Siskiyou – SOU shows off pride at annual parade:
http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/10/12/sou-shows-off-pride-at-annual-parade/

Eugene Register Guard – SOURCE and SOU’s Dr. Greg Jones both mentioned in a story about this year’s wine grape crop in the Willamette Valley:
http://registerguard.com/rg/news/local/34868260-75/southern-willamette-valley-winemakers-a-great-year-for-grapes.html.csp

Daily Tidings – SOU’s Hannon Library hosted the Ashland Literary Festival October 8:
http://www.dailytidings.com/news/20161011/talking-about-words

SOU in the News: October 4 – October 10

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SOU Student, Alumni, Faculty, and Staff features

Vox – Apology expert Dr. Ed Battistella of SOU deconstructs Donald Trump’s “apology”:
http://www.vox.com/policy-and-politics/2016/10/7/13206660/donald-trump-apologized-leaked-recording-women

Oxford University Press blog – Dr. Ed Battistella explains how to write a grant proposal:
http://blog.oup.com/2016/10/how-to-write-a-grant-proposal/

Newswatch 12 – SOU’s student body president leads on and off the field:
http://www.kdrv.com/sports/southern-oregon-university/Davis_Guides_Raiders__Leads_Student_Body.html

Mail Tribune – SOU students marched in the Southern Oregon Pride Parade:
http://www.mailtribune.com/news/20161008/pride-parade-organizers-hope-to-expand-reach-throughout-region

Roseburg News Review – SOU climatologist Greg Jones says the Umpqua Valley is a “Goldilocks” wine growing area:
http://www.nrtoday.com/business/wine-grape-harvest-underway-in-the-umpqua-valley/article_6f2fe908-0ba5-53f6-a2f9-b63ef0ff3a29.html

Daily Tidings – SOU alumna is the new president of the Ashland Soroptimists club:
http://www.dailytidings.com/news/20161007/soroptimists-name-new-president

Newswatch 12 – Three former Raider football stars are now coaching at Ashland High School:
http://www.kdrv.com/sports/high-school/Three_SOU_Football_Alumni_Coaching_at_Local_High_School.html

Mail Tribune – SOU Music Instructor Bryan Jeffs and his group, Band du Pays, just released a new album:
http://www.mailtribune.com/entertainment/20161005/new-live-cd-from-band-du-pays-swing

News on SOU Academic Programs

Mail Tribune – Innovators and leaders:
http://www.mailtribune.com/news/20161010/innovators-and-leaders

Newswatch 12 – SOU students take a look at the homeless camps on the Bear Creek Greenway:
http://www.kdrv.com/news/SOU_Students_Take_A_Look_At_the_Homeless_Camps_Along_Bear_Creek_Greenway.html

KTVL10 – SOU students learn during greenway clean up:
http://ktvl.com/news/local/sou-students-learn-during-greenway-clean-up

Daily Tidings – Dr. Lee Ayers and SOU Honors College students report from Europe:
http://www.dailytidings.com/news/20161005/dispatch-from-europe-architecture-of-modern-crisis

News on Fine and Performing Arts

Mail Tribune – Mosaic art on display in SOU galleries:
http://www.mailtribune.com/entertainment/20161006/first-friday-art-walk-features-mosaic-art-and-more

Mail Tribune – Professor Paul French leads the Southern Oregon Repertory Singers in a performance at the SOU Music Recital Hall:
http://www.mailtribune.com/entertainment/20161006/ticket-to-paradise

Klamath Falls Herald & News – SOU Music students helped boost attendance at Crater Lake National Park this summer:
http://www.heraldandnews.com/news/local_news/crater-lake-visitation-numbers-eclipse-previous-year/article_a3462a7b-1682-5244-9740-d48ec6f0daf4.html

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

Eugene Register Guard – Portland State University tries free tuition:
http://registerguard.com/rg/opinion/34870389-78/psu-tries-free-tuition.html.csp

New York Times – An online education breakthrough? A master’s degree for a mere $7,000:
http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/29/upshot/an-online-education-breakthrough-a-masters-degree-for-a-mere-7000.html

Miscellaneous News

Daily Tidings – Indigenous people’s day celebration is today at SOU:
http://www.dailytidings.com/news/20161007/indigenous-peoples-day-observance-monday

KTVL – Veterans learn about LGBTQ support at SOU:
http://ktvl.com/news/local/oregons-new-lgbtq-veterans-representative-meets-with-veterans-allies-at-sou

Albany Democrat Herald – Newspaper opposes an Oregon ballot measure that’s based on an idea conceived at Southern Oregon University 59 years ago:
http://democratherald.com/news/opinion/editorial/editorial-outdoor-school-measure-misses-the-mark/article_27a01319-e44a-59db-b811-fafd8a7541c8.html

SOU in the News: September 27 – October 3

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News on SOU Academic Programs

Daily Tidings – SOU Honors College students explore democracy through travel:
http://www.dailytidings.com/news/20160927/encouraging-global-citizenship-through-international-travel

Miscellaneous News

KTVL – Nearly a year after UCC shooting, SOU students have new campus security mind set:
http://ktvl.com/news/local/nearly-a-year-after-ucc-shooting-sou-students-have-new-campus-security-mindset

SOU in the News: September 20 – September 26

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SOU Student, Alumni, Faculty, and Staff features

Daily Tidings – SOU student first from outside UNM to join honors journal Scribendi:
http://www.dailytidings.com/news/20160924/sou-student-first-from-outside-unm-to-join-honors-journal-scribendi

KDRV – SOU freshmen students move in for a new school year:
http://www.kdrv.com/news/Southern_Oregon_Freshmen_Students_Move-In_for_New_School_Year.html

KOBI – SOU move in day:
https://kobi5.com/news/sou-move-in-day-36613/

KTVL – SOU class of 2020 moves in:
http://ktvl.com/news/local/sou-class-of-2020-moves-in

KOBI – SOU steps up campus security for the fall term:
https://kobi5.com/news/sou-campus-security-36763/

KTVL – ‘Campus Choice’ and more security help keep SOU campus safe:
http://ktvl.com/news/local/campus-choice-and-more-security-help-keep-sou-campus-safe

Daily Tidings – SOU students’ new sustainability farm school:
http://www.dailytidings.com/news/20160920/sou-students-new-sustainability-farm-school

USA Today – SOU Professor Greg Jones says the Bordeaux region of France is living on borrowed time: http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2016/09/22/french-wine-global-warming-weather/90120252/

The Energy Collective – Q and A with Roxane Beigel-Coryell, SOU’s coordinator of sustainability and recycling:
http://www.theenergycollective.com/usgbc/2388304/southern-oregon-university-models-sustainability-leadership-across-campus-2

KOBI – SOU Professor Michael Parker and Dave Willis of the Soda Mountain Wilderness Council argue for expansion of the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument:
https://kobi5.com/features/five-on-5-dr-michael-parker-chair-sou-biology-dept-and-dave-willis-soda-mt-wilderness-council-36709/

News on SOU Governance

Daily Tidings – Daniel Santos named to SOU Board of Trustees:
http://www.dailytidings.com/news/20160923/daniel-santos-named-to-sou-board-of-trustees

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

Portland Tribune – Gov. Brown says campus safety important ‘regardless of financial situation’:
http://portlandtribune.com/pt/9-news/324138-203857-brown-says-campus-safety-important-regardless-of-financial-situation

Oregonian – Oregon’s largest universities see ‘mediocre’ graduation rates as a problem:
http://www.oregonlive.com/education/index.ssf/2016/09/oregons_largest_universities_s.html

Mail Tribune – RCC’s new president is a community college alum:
http://www.mailtribune.com/news/20160922/rccs-new-president-is-community-college-alum 

Miscellaneous News

Student Loan Report – SOU ranks #89 out of 250 schools listed as “Best Colleges for Federal Work Study Employment:
https://studentloans.net/best-colleges-for-federal-work-study-employment/

SOU in the News: September 13 – September 19

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SOU Student, Alumni, Faculty, and Staff features

KTVL 10 – SOU moving up in college rankings:
http://ktvl.com/news/local/sou-moving-up-in-college-rankings

The Siskiyou – SOU student government president gets his wish for a rap concert:
http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/09/19/davis-concert-plans-come-to-fruition/

KDRV – Fire extinguisher training sprays through SOU:
http://www.kdrv.com/news/Fire_Extinguisher_Training_Sprays_Through_SOU.html

Mail Tribune – SOU alumna Janette Booth is named new finance director of city of Phoenix, Oregon:
http://www.mailtribune.com/news/20160919/phoenix-city-attorney-top-choice-for-city-manager-post

News on SOU Academic Programs

Hillsboro Tribune – Incoming SOU freshman uses computer programs to create event poster:
http://www.pamplinmedia.com/ht/119-hillsboro-tribune-features/322812-201793-fghs-grad-alice-parker-creates-chalk-art-poster-using-pair-of-computer-programs

News on Fine and Performing Arts

Daily Tidings – Schlitt’s ‘Patriot Act’ comes to SOU:
http://www.dailytidings.com/news/20160916/schlitts-patriot-act-comes-to-sou

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

Oregonian – Oregon’s sad, sad record of educating its young:
http://www.oregonlive.com/opinion/index.ssf/2016/09/the_state.html

Bend Bulletin – Measure 95: Securing public universities’ right to make investments:
http://www.bendbulletin.com/localstate/4662604-151/measure-95-securing-public-universities-right-to-make

New York Times – Why college rankings are a joke:
http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/18/opinion/sunday/why-college-rankings-are-a-joke.html

Eugene Register Guard – The Central Oregon Prize:
http://registerguard.com/rg/opinion/34797496-78/the-central-oregon-prize.html.csp

Washington Post – The coming era of consolidation among colleges and universities:
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/grade-point/wp/2016/09/07/the-coming-era-of-consolidation-among-colleges-and-universities

Miscellaneous News

Daily Tidings – Friday’s grass fire near the SOU campus was quickly extinguished:
http://www.dailytidings.com/news/20160916/grass-fire-extinguished-quickly

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

SOU in the News: August 30 – September 5

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SOU Student, Alumni, Faculty, and Staff features

KATU, Portland, OR – Former Miss America wins scholarship to Southern Oregon University:
http://katu.com/news/local/former-miss-america-pageant-winner-earns-scholarship-to-southern-oregon-univ

Daily Tidings – SOU says ‘no’ to Greek life:
http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160829/NEWS/160829820

Daily Tidings – Kevin Talbert selected to fill Alan Bates senate seat:
http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160830/NEWS/160839987

Bend Source Weekly – Former SOU art students show their work together more than 30 years after they met in college:
http://www.bendsource.com/bend/that-dream-like-feel/Content?oid=2754056

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

Eugene Register Guard – Editorial: Is three a crowd?: http://registerguard.com/rg/opinion/34751536-78/is-three-a-crowd.html.csp

SOU in the News: August 23 – August 29

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

New York Times – Public colleges chase out-of-state students, and tuition: http://www.nytimes.com/2016/07/08/us/public-colleges-chase-out-of-state-students-and-tuition.html

Boston Globe – SAT subject tests lose favor for colleges: https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2016/08/21/sat-subject-tests-lose-favor-for-colleges/ZfYQEL2zokxVE92v7UF3SL/story.html

New York Times – Grad students win right to unionize in an Ivy League case: http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/24/business/graduate-students-clear-hurdle-in-effort-to-form-union.html

 New York Times – University of Chicago Strikes Back Against Political Correctness: http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/27/us/university-of-chicago-strikes-back-against-campus-political-correctness.html

Miscellaneous News

KTVL – SOU ranks top 30 in LGBQT-friendly campuses: http://ktvl.com/news/local/sou-ranks-top-30-in-lgbtq-friendly-campus

Mail Tribune – SOU named among top LGBQT-friendly campuses for fourth year: http://www.mailtribune.com/news/20160822/sou-named-among-top-lgbtq-friendly-campuses-for-fourth-year

Daily Tidings – SOU again ranked among most LGBTQ-friendly campuses: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160822/NEWS/160829954

Oregonian – Two Oregon universities make most LGBQT-friendly campus list: http://www.oregonlive.com/education/index.ssf/2016/08/2_oregon_universities_make_mos.html

SOU in the News: August 16 – August 22

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SOU Student, Alumni, Faculty, and Staff features

Daily Tidings – SOU faculty members introduce a garden of film noir delights beginning Tuesday: http://www.dailytidings.com/news/20160821/garden-of-film-noir-delights

News on SOU Academic Programs

Daily Tidings – The Oregon Vineyard and Wine Census report compiled by the Southern Oregon University Research Center (SOURCE) shows growth across the state: http://www.dailytidings.com/news/20160817/vinting-by-numbers-annual-report-released

News on SOU Governance

Daily Tidings – Our View: SOU board off to a good start: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160816/OPINION/160819879

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

Eugene Register Guard – Editorial: Socking it to students: http://registerguard.com/rg/opinion/34702510-78/socking-it-to-the-students.html.csp

Bend Bulletin – OSU-Cascades funding requests clear hurdle: http://www.bendbulletin.com/localstate/4589796-151/osu-cascades-funding-requests-clear-hurdle

Oregonian – New Portland college hopes to transform higher education, starting in St. Johns: http://www.oregonlive.com/education/index.ssf/2016/08/new_portland_college_hopes_to.html

Portland Tribune – Portland’s poor welcome: report finds immigrants, refugees more educated but worse off: http://portlandtribune.com/pt/9-news/318781-197896-portlands-poor-welcome-report-finds-immigrants-refugees-more-educated-but-worse-off

Miscellaneous News

Mail Tribune – SOU hosts a fond farewell for the late Senator Alan Bates: http://www.mailtribune.com/news/20160820/fond-farewell

Mail Tribune – Former SOU Chief Information Officer Kevin Talbert is on the short list for interim replacement for the late Senator Alan Bates: http://www.mailtribune.com/news/20160820/dems-choose-moro-as-nominee-for-bates-seat-shes-also-on-interim-list-with-moran-and-talbert

Washington Post – SOU Professor Ed Battistella is quoted in Washington Post article about Donald Trump’s apology: https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/trump-expresses-some-regret-for-campaign-behavior/2016/08/19/9fba8498-6644-11e6-be4e-23fc4d4d12b4_story.html

SOU in the News: August 9 – August 15

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SOU Student, Alumni, Faculty, and Staff features

Mail Tribune – ‘Sorry About That’ book expands: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160810/NEWS/160819976

KDRV – Former SOU Raider Kicker Aldrich Rosas Makes His NFL Preseason Debut: http://www.kdrv.com/sports/Fmr_SOU_Kicker_Aldrick_Rosas_Makes_NFL_Preseason_Debut.html

News on SOU Academic Programs

Mail Tribune – Graduate students take youngsters into the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160812/NEWS/160819830

Klamath Falls Herald and News – KCC partners with SOU for degree program: http://www.heraldandnews.com/news/local_news/kcc-partners-with-sou-for-degree-program/article_d0df3cda-a28f-5fbf-bb31-de186f73fce4.html

News on SOU Governance

Daily Tidings – A year in, members of SOU’s Board of Trustees say local control’s a good thing: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160812/NEWS/160819911

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

Oregonian – Oregon commissioners approve ‘aggressive and ambitious’ higher education budget: http://www.oregonlive.com/education/index.ssf/2016/08/post_38.html

KLCC – UO Report Sheds Light on Oregon’s Racist Past: http://klcc.org/post/uo-report-sheds-light-oregons-racist-past

Miscellaneous News

Daily Tidings – Unpacking Racism gathering draws big crowd: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160814/NEWS/160819897

Oregonian – Memorial Service this Saturday at SOU for Senator Alan Bates: http://www.oregonlive.com/politics/index.ssf/2016/08/memorial_services_for_sen_alan_bates_ashland_salem.html