SOU in the News: Dec. 13 – 19

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Mail Tribune – SOU’s Campus Choice Program Presented to U.S. Senate: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20141214/NEWS/141219781/0/SEARCH

World News.com – SOU Announces 2015 Ronald E. McNair Achievement Program Cohort: http://article.wn.com/view/2014/12/12/SOU_Announces_2015_Ronald_E_McNair_Achievement_Program_Cohor/

KRQE (Albuquerque TV station) – Few Campus Sex Assaults Reported to Police: http://krqe.com/2014/12/14/few-campus-sex-assaults-reported-to-police/

KDRV – Interest in SOU Grows (video included): http://www.kdrv.com/interest-in-s-o-u-grows/

Jefferson Public Radio “The Jefferson Exchange” – SOU Lauded for Sexual Assault Response (audio included): http://ijpr.org/post/sou-lauded-sexual-assault-response

Mail Tribune – Logos May Offer “Fifth Year” at RCC or SOU: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20141216/NEWS/141219691/0/SEARCH

Daily Tidings – SOU’s Campus Choice Presented to US Senate: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20141216/NEWS/141219850/0/SEARCH

SOU In the News: Dec. 6 – 12

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Portland Oregonian – SOU, Ashland Police Team Up Against Sexual Violence: http://www.oregonlive.com/education/index.ssf/2014/12/southern_oregon_university_ash.html

Mail Tribune – SOU Business Students Seek Research Projects: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20141205/NEWS/141209767/0/SEARCH

Daily Tidings – Local Rep to Testify Before US Senate Panel: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20141206/NEWS/141209875/0/SEARCH

Daily Tidings – Our View: Raiders are Winners (Editorial highlighting sports successes): http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20141206/NEWS/141209891/0/SEARCH

Portland Oregonian – Editorial Peaks and Valleys: A Smart Approach in Addressing Sexual Assault: http://www.oregonlive.com/opinion/index.ssf/2014/12/editorial_peaks_and_valleys.html

NPR: All Things Considered – Senate Panel Looks at Taking Sexual Assault Investigations Off Campus (audio link included): http://www.npr.org/2014/12/09/369667246/senate-panel-looks-at-taking-sexual-assault-investigations-off-campus

Yahoo! News – Few Campus Sex Assaults Reported to Police: https://news.yahoo.com/senate-hearing-address-campus-sexual-assault-064346337–politics.html

USA Today – Senate Hearing Focuses on Campus Sexual Assault Reporting: http://college.usatoday.com/2014/12/09/senate-hearing-focuses-on-campus-sexual-assault-reporting/

USA Today – Senate Expects to Act Next Year on Campus Sex Assault Bill: http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/12/09/campus-sexual-assault-senate/20148677/

In The Capital – Senators are Holding a Hearing on Campus Sexual Assault Reporting: http://inthecapital.streetwise.co/2014/12/09/senate-subcommittee-hearing-on-campus-sexual-assault-reporting/

Associated Press – Few Campus Sex Assaults Reported to Police: http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_CAMPUS_SEXUAL_ASSAULT?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT

Video links to Senate hearing on campus sexual assault – SOU’s Angela Fleischer remarks: http://www.c-span.org/video/?c4518613/remarks-angela-fleischer

full hearing: http://www.c-span.org/video/?323149-1/hearing-sexual-assault-college-campuses

SOU In the News: Nov. 29 – Dec. 5

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KOBI – Ferguson Protests Come to Southern Oregon: https://kobi5.com/news/local-news/item/ferguson-protests-come-to-southern-oregon.html?category_id=3#.VH3x-tbZXWo

KDRV – Ashland Students Walk Out for Ferguson: http://www.kdrv.com/ashland-students-walk-out-for-ferguson/

Daily Tidings: SOU Students March through Ashland in Ferguson Protest: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20141201/NEWS/141209971

Mail Tribune: SOU Students March Through Ashland in Ferguson Protest (video in link): http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20141201/NEWS/141209956/0/SEARCH

Mail Tribune – SOU to Host All Percussion Concert: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20141203/ENTERTAINMENT/141209870/101097/TEMPO

Daily Tidings – Our View: A Morning Well Spent (Editorial in support of SOU student activism regarding Ferguson): http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20141204/OPINION/141209919/0/SEARCH

Daily Tidings – Letter to the Editor: Maybe Not at SOU, But a Pool Still Needed: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20141204/OPINION/141209923/0/SEARCH

Mail Tribune – SOU MBA Candidates Lend Talents for Free: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20141204/NEWS/141209789/0/SEARCH

SOU In the News: Nov. 22 – 28

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Biomass Magazine – SOU Considers Biomass Conversion: http://biomassmagazine.com/articles/11243/southern-oregon-university-considers-biomass-conversion

Mail Tribune – Dry Future for McNeal Pavilion: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20141124/NEWS/141129853/0/SEARCH

Stevens Point Journal Media – Chevrolet Helps Colleges Reduce Carbon Footprint: http://www.stevenspointjournal.com/story/life/2014/11/21/chevrolet-helps-colleges-reduce-carbon-footprint/19344667/

Daily Tidings – SOU Honors College Team Takes on Food Bank Project: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20141124/NEWS/141129894/0/SEARCH

The Oregonian – SOU Athletic Complex Plan Eliminates Pool, Upsetting Swimmers: http://www.oregonlive.com/pacific-northwest-news/index.ssf/2014/11/southern_oregon_universitys_at.html

Philadelphia Inquirer – When an Apology Falls Short of Remorse (cites Dr. Edwin Battistella and his recent book): http://www.philly.com/philly/news/20141124_When_an_apology_really_isn_t.html

Daily Tidings – Our View: Pool is Not a Priority (Editorial): http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20141126/OPINION/141129868/0/SEARCH

Bend Bulletin – SOU Ditches Swimming Pool: http://www.bendbulletin.com/localstate/2622943-151/sou-ditches-swimming-pool#

SOU In the News: Nov. 15 – 21

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KTVL – SOU Takes Stand Against Domestic Violence: http://www.ktvl.com/shared/news/top-stories/stories/ktvl_sou-takes-stand-against-domestic-violence-14652.shtml

Oregon Public Broadcasting – SOU Wants to Lead Pacific Northwest in Campus Biomass (note audio link on site): http://earthfix.opb.org/energy/article/southern-oregon-university-wants-to-lead-pacific-n/

Jefferson Public Radio (Jefferson Exchange Program) – SOU’s Pleasant Enrollment Surprise (link to audio of interview with Dr. Saigo included): http://ijpr.org/post/sous-pleasant-enrollment-surprise

Jefferson Public Radio – SOU Wants to Lead Pacific Northwest in Campus Biomass (same story as above, only on the JPR site): http://earthfix.ijpr.org/energy/article/southern-oregon-university-wants-to-lead-pacific-n/

Mail Tribune – ‘Red Nose’ a Raucous, Edgy Romp: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20141114/ENTERTAINMENTLIFE/141119759/0/SEARCH

The Jacksonville Review – Making Clarinet Cool! (Performance review): http://jacksonvillereview.com/making-clarinet-cool/

The Energy Source – SOU Wants to Lead Pacific Northwest in Campus Biomass: http://theenergysource.org/133707-southern-oregon-university-wants-to-lead-pacific-northwest-in-campus-biomass-jefferson-public-radio

TheFire.org – Oregon Law Enforcement Works with University Toward Better Response to Sexual Assault Allegations: http://www.thefire.org/oregon-law-enforcement-works-university-toward-better-response-sexual-assault-allegations/

Oxford University Press Blog – Edwin Battistella’s Words: http://blog.oup.com/2013/11/edwin-battistella-new-words-creation-woty-2013/

Mail Tribune – Local Farmers Need More Products in Grocery Stores (article based on results of SOU study): http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20141117/NEWS/141119741

Fastlane.com – Colleges Get Chevy Support for Clean Energy Effort: https://fastlane.gm.com/2014/11/18/colleges-get-chevy-support-clean-energy-efforts/

Chevrolet – Chevrolet Helps 11 Colleges Reduce Their Carbon Footprint: http://media.chevrolet.com/media/us/en/chevrolet/news.detail.html/content/Pages/news/us/en/2014/Nov/1118-clean-campus.html

Green Building Information Gateway – Join the Clean Energy Conversation at #CleanEnergyU: http://insight.gbig.org/join-the-clean-energy-conversation-at-cleanenergyu/

KOBI – Universities Keeping Marijuana Policies: http://kobi5.com/component/zoo/item/universities-keeping-their-marijuana-policies.html#.VGzWRYf0QaA

KTVL – SOU Still Not Allowing Marijuana On Its Campus: http://www.ktvl.com/shared/news/top-stories/stories/ktvl_southern-oregon-university-not-allowing-marijuana-its-campus-14674.shtml

3BL Media – Colleges Get Chevy Support for Clean Energy Efforts: http://3blmedia.com/News/Colleges-Get-Chevy-Support-Clean-Energy-Efforts

Paddock Talk – Chevrolet Helps 11 Colleges Reduce Their Carbon Footprint: http://paddocktalk.com/news/html/story-268143.html

Mail Tribune – Les AuCoin Recommended for State Board: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20141120/NEWS/141129933/0/SEARCH

Daily Tidings – The Future of SOU’s McNeal Pavilion Doesn’t Include a Pool: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20141120/NEWS/141129956/0/SEARCH

Daily Tidings – Guest Opinion: Save the SOU Swimming Pool: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20141121/OPINION/141129971/0/SEARCH

The Siskiyou – Free Speech Flap Ending: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2014/11/20/free-speech-flap-ending/

KOBI – SOU Working on New Free Speech Policy: http://kobi5.com/news/local-news/item/sou-s-new-free-speech-policies-established-before-winter-break.html#.VG9lbof0QaA

The Oregonian – Les AuCoin, Jeremy Nootenboom, and Bill Thorndike Make SOU News: http://www.oregonlive.com/business/index.ssf/2014/11/les_aucoin_and_jeremy_nootenbo.html

SOU In the News: Nov. 8 – 14

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Mail Tribune – Living with Wildfire (coverage of recent article coauthored by SOU researcher, not news about SOU): http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20141108/NEWS/141109692/0/SEARCH

New York Magazine – The Police Department in Southern Oregon that Plans to End Campus Rape: http://nymag.com/thecut/2014/11/can-this-police-department-help-end-campus-rape.html

Daily Tidings – SOU Eyes Burning Biomass Instead of Gas: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20141110/NEWS/141119972

Mail Tribune – SOU Considers Biomass Cogeneration Facility: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20141112/NEWS/141119902/0/SEARCH

Daily Tidings – Our View: Generating a Good Idea (Editorial in support of biomass cogeneration project): http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20141112/OPINION/141119954/0/SEARCH

KOBI – Southern Oregon University Enrollment Increases: http://kobi5.com/news/local-news/item/southern-oregon-university-enrollement-increases.html#.VGN-PYf0QaA

Daily Tidings – SOU Bucks Trend, Increases Enrollment: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20141111/NEWS/141119953

Mail Tribune – Good News for SOU: Enrollment’s Up: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20141111/NEWS/141119905

KDRV – SOU Enrollment Up Year-to-Year: http://www.kdrv.com/sou-enrollment-up-year-to-year/

KOBI – SOU Looking at Heating Campus with Leftover Timber (video included): http://kobi5.com/news/local-news/item/sou-looking-at-heating-school-with-harvest-timber.html#.VGTW14f0QaA

Mail Tribune – Our View: Saigo Brings an Energy to SOU Campus (Editorial): http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20141113/NEWS/141119860/0/SEARCH

Daily Tidings – Biomass Could Make University Carbon Neutral: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20141113/NEWS/141119904

Oregon Public Broadcasting – Rogue Valley Residents Question University Biomass Proposal: http://earthfix.opb.org/energy/article/rogue-valley-residents-question-university-biomass/

SOU In the News: Nov. 1 – 7

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Daily Tidings – And the Winners Are…Ashland Students (two SOU grads named “Teacher of the Year”): http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20141030/SPORTS/141039970/0/SEARCH

Mail Tribune – Half of Oregon’s Community College Enrollees Need Remedial Classes (SOU mentioned): http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20141102/NEWS/141109943/0/SEARCH

JPR – SOU Considers Biomass (audio of the interview in the link): http://ijpr.org/post/sou-considers-biomass-fuel

Nature – Learning to Coexist with Wildfire: http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v515/n7525/full/nature13946.html

 

The above was co-authored by SOU’s Dennis Odion. It was covered widely, including by NBC News (http://www.nbcnews.com/science/environment/wildfire-prone-areas-need-learn-live-flames-experts-say-n242081) and others.

Mail Tribune – SOU Presents ‘Drunken City’: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20141105/ENTERTAINMENT/141109867/0/SEARCH

Daily Tidings – SOU Student Wins Friendship Force Scholarship: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20141105/NEWS/141109910/0/SEARCH

Mail Tribune – SOU Partners with Local Arts: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20141107/ENTERTAINMENT/141109866/0/SEARCH

KDRV – SOU Online Accounting Ranked No. 12 in U.S.: http://www.kdrv.com/sou-online-accounting-12th-in-u-s/

KTVL – Magnitudes Increase in Earthquake Swarm (SOU professor interviewed): http://www.ktvl.com/shared/news/top-stories/stories/ktvl_magnitudes-increase-earthquake-swarm-14563.shtml

SOU In the News: Oct. 25 – 31

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Daily Tidings – Count Me In Campaign Raises $210,000: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20141024/NEWS/141029889/0/SEARCH

Salem Statesman Journal – Was it Worth 20 Months and $20,000? (Editorial on MiM program): http://www.statesmanjournal.com/story/opinion/columnists/dick-hughes/2014/10/26/management-program-sou-worth-months/17942571/

The Siskiyou – Meet Your President: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2014/10/27/meet-your-president/

Daily Tidings – Senator Merkley Brings Campaign to SOU: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20141029/NEWS/141029830/0/SEARCH

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette – Orie Melvin’s Apology Called a Non-Apology (Dr. Edwin Battistella featured): http://www.post-gazette.com/local/region/2014/10/28/Orie-Melvin-asks-Pennsylvania-Supreme-Court-to-permit-her-to-end-appeal/stories/201410280155

SOU In the News: Oct. 18 – 24

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Mail Tribune – SOU Interim President Leads in a Different Path (Editorial): http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20141020/NEWS/141029962/101077/BIZ

Mail Tribune – Free Speech Follow Up: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20141021/NEWS/141029945

Justmeans.com – Climate Neutral Business Network and Bonneville Environmental Foundation Announce Innovative Greenhouse Gas Reductions Among 11 US College and Universities: http://www.justmeans.com/press-release/climate-neutral-business-network-and-bonneville-environmental-foundation-announce

30 Most Affordable Online Bachelor’s Degrees in Accounting: http://www.accounting-degree.org/most-affordable-online-bachelors-degrees-in-accounting/

Mail Tribune – SOU’s ‘Free Speech Zone’ Constitutionally Questionable (Editorial): http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20141024/OPINION/141029824/101085/rss47

KTVL – SOU Sustainability Program Getting National Attention: http://www.ktvl.com/shared/news/top-stories/stories/ktvl_vid_14411.shtml

SOU In the News: Oct. 11 – 17

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Portland Business Journal (Sustainable Business Oregon) – Green Campus Efforts Puts Oregon College in Line for a Coveted Honor: http://www.bizjournals.com/portland/blog/sbo/2014/10/green-campus-efforts-puts-oregon-college-in-line.html?ed=2014-10-14&ana=e_sbo&u=smOE3rOMMYS07coGkaY6FBoxuro&t=1413318502

Campus Reform – University Threatens Students Passing Out US Constitution: http://www.campusreform.org/?ID=5970

Mail Tribune – SOU Free Speech Issue Makes Headlines: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20141016/NEWS/141019704/101036/NEWS

KTVL – Free Speech Issue: http://www.ktvl.com/shared/news/top-stories/stories/ktvl_free-speech-zone-at-sou-14353.shtml

KDRV – Free Speech Issue: http://www.kdrv.com/sou-students-make-free-speech-demands/

KOBI – Free Speech Issue: http://kobi5.com/news/local-news/item/group-of-sou-students-looking-to-change-free-speech-policy.html?category_id=3#.VEGLOS_0QaA

KOBI – Free Speech Issue: http://kobi5.com/news/local-news/item/sou-releases-statement-concerning-free-speech-on-campus.html?category_id=3#.VEGLXy_0QaA

Daily Tidings – SOU Foundation Kicks Off Ambitious ‘Count Me In’ Fundraising Campaign: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20141016/NEWS/141019881/0/SEARCH

Mail Tribune – 100 Hours and Counting: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20141017/NEWS/141019657/101064/NEWS