SOU In the News: April 19 – 25

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SOU Student, Alumni, Faculty, and Staff Features:

Daily Tidings – Kaegi Named Outstanding Faculty Member: http://www.dailytidings.com/news/20160418/kaegi-named-outstanding-faculty-member

KTVL – Latino Scholarship Fund Expands: http://ktvl.com/news/local/latino-scholarship-fund-expands

Daily Tidings – Caballito Negro Pushes Flute and Percussion to New Heights: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160414/NEWS/160419972

JPR – Jefferson Exchange: Flute + Drum + Learning = Caballito Negro: http://ijpr.org/post/flute-drum-learning-caballito-negro

KDRV – SOU Students ‘Save the Day’ for Cancer Patient: http://www.kdrv.com/news/local/SOU_Students_Save_the_Day_For_Cancer_Patient.html

 

News on SOU Environment and Sustainability Initiatives:

Mail Tribune – Since You Asked: Public EV Chargers Charge Drivers for Charging (SOU mentioned): http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160422/NEWS/160429882/0/SEARCH

 

News on Recent and Upcoming SOU Events:

JPR – Jefferson Exchange: Celebrating Earth Day with Pollinator Art: http://ijpr.org/post/tue-8-am-celebrating-earth-day-pollinator-art

KOBI – SOU Plans Full Schedule of Events for Earth Week: https://kobi5.com/news/local-news/sou-plans-full-schedule-of-events-for-earth-week-25784/

KOBI – Five on 5: Sydney Lund and Nikki Silva – Southern Oregon University ECOS (interview on Earth Week activities): https://kobi5.com/features/sydney-lund-nikki-silva-southern-oregon-university-ecos-25852/

KTVL – SOU Disc Golf Course Set to Open: http://ktvl.com/news/local/sou-disc-golf-course-set-to-open

KTVL – Earth Day Extravaganza at SOU: http://ktvl.com/news/local/earth-day-extravaganza-at-sou

JPR – Jefferson Exchange: How to Scan the Landscape with Permaculture Eyes: http://ijpr.org/post/fri-8-am-how-scan-landscape-permaculture-eyes

 

News on SOU governance and Board of Trustees:

The Siskiyou – Mad Dash to the End: Finding a President: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/04/21/mad-dash-to-the-end-finding-a-president/

 

Miscellaneous News:

The Siskiyou – Letter to the Editor: Keep Frats Away: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/04/18/letter-to-the-editor-keep-frats-away/

Daily Tidings – SOU President to Visit University of Guanajuato in May: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160418/NEWS/160419840

The Siskiyou – Can the Siskiyou Be Saved?: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/04/19/can-the-siskiyou-be-saved/

The Siskiyou – Greek Life Says Brotherhood; Students Say Exclusion: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/04/20/greek-life-says-brotherhood-students-say-exclusion/

Jefferson Public Radio – JPR Wins Regional Edward R. Murrow, Associated Press Awards: http://ijpr.org/post/jpr-wins-regional-edward-r-murrow-associated-press-awards#stream/0

Daily Tidings – Guest Opinion: Campus Paper Doesn’t Need Saving: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160421/OPINION/160429968/0/SEARCH

Mail Tribune – The Engine that is Southern Oregon University: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160424/SPECIAL/160419986/0/SEARCH

JPR – Jefferson Exchange – SOU Students Work to Save Paper: http://ijpr.org/post/mon-8-am-sou-students-work-save-paper#stream/0

SOU In the News: April 5 – 18

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SOU Student, Alumni, Faculty, and Staff Features:

Mail Tribune – Obituary: Bradford “Brad” David Lowe: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160329/OBITUARIES/160329653/0/SEARCH

KDRV – Ashland Woman Appointed to Oregon Heritage Commission (feature on SOULA’s Chelsea Rose): http://www.kdrv.com/news/Ashland_Woman_Appointed_.html

Oxford University Press Blog – Shakespeare’s Linguistic Legacy (feature by Professor Edwin Battistella): http://blog.oup.com/2016/04/shakespeare-linguistic-legacy/

Reader’s Digest – 9 Ways You Secretly Sabotage Your Apology When you Say Sorry (featuring Professor Edwin Battistella): http://www.rd.com/slideshows/saying-sorry-mistakes/

 

News on SOU Academic Programs:

JPR – The Jefferson Exchange: Getting Through SOU in Three Years: http://ijpr.org/post/getting-through-sou-three-years

Mail Tribune – SOU Leadership Program Accepting Applications: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160407/NEWS/160409669

JPR – Jefferson Exchange: Oregon Finds Few “Hang Up and Drive” (feature on SOU student research project with ODOT): http://ijpr.org/post/oregon-finds-few-hang-and-drive

KAJO – SOU Research Team Helping ODOT Strengthen Oregon Distracted Driving Laws: http://www.kajo.com/news/local/stories.php?subaction=showfull&id=1460353378&ucat=2

 

News on SOU Environment and Sustainability Initiatives:

Statesman Journal – Global Warming is a Hot Topic for Oregon Students: http://www.statesmanjournal.com/story/news/education/2016/04/06/global-warming-hot-topic-oregon-students/82429332/

JPR – Jefferson Exchange: Rogue Valley Cities Head the Bee City USA List (SOU featured as Bee Campus USA): http://ijpr.org/post/fri-830-rogue-valley-cities-head-bee-city-usa-list

 

News on SOU Fine and Performing Arts:

Mail Tribune – Schneider Museum Presents ‘In Scene’: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160404/ENTERTAINMENT/160409988/0/SEARCH

Daily Tidings – ‘In Scene’ at Schneider Museum of Art: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160407/NEWS/160409835/0/SEARCH

 

News on Recent and Upcoming SOU Events:

Daily Tidings – Ashland Pollinators Conference Will Feature Bee City USA Leader: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160412/NEWS/160419935/0/SEARCH

The Siskiyou – Earth Week is HERE!: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/04/18/earth-week-is-here/

KOBI – SOU Plans Full Schedule of Events for Earth Week: https://kobi5.com/news/local-news/sou-plans-full-schedule-of-events-for-earth-week-25784/

KDRV – Businesses Promote Local Food and Wellness for Earth Week: http://www.kdrv.com/news/Businesses_Promote_Local_Food__Wellness_for_Earth_Week.html

 

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

Register-Guard – College Aid is for those Who Need it: http://registerguard.com/rg/opinion/34216427-78/college-aid-is-for-those-who-need-it.html.csp

Oregonian/Oregon Live – Higher Ed Reading List: What a 2013 Oregon Audit Said About Relying on Out-of-State Students: http://www.oregonlive.com/education/index.ssf/2016/04/higher_ed_reading_list_what_a.html#incart_river_index

Oregonian/Oregon Live – The Good News About Enrollment in Oregon’s Public Colleges and Universities (OPINION): http://www.oregonlive.com/opinion/index.ssf/2016/04/the_good_news_about_enrollment.html#incart_river_index

The Washington Times – Oregon Moves Neediest to Front of Line for College Funds: http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2016/mar/28/oregon-moves-neediest-to-front-of-line-for-college/

Oregonian/Oregon Live – Report: More Oregonians Attend College But Don’t Finish Degrees than National Average: http://www.oregonlive.com/education/index.ssf/2016/04/report_more_oregonians_attend.html#incart_river_home

 

News on SOU governance and Board of Trustees:

KOBI – SOU to Raise Tuition, Fees Starting this Fall: https://kobi5.com/news/local-news/sou-to-raise-tuition-fees-starting-this-fall-25757/

 

Miscellaneous News:

The Siskiyou – April Fools Stabbing No Joke: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/04/06/april-fools-stabbing-no-joke/

KDRV – More than 100 Workers to Receive $924,000 from SOU Wage Settlement: http://www.kdrv.com/news/local/More_Than_100_Workers_to_Receive_924000_from_SOU_Wage_Settlement.html

KTVL – Workers from Southern Oregon University Project to Receive Settlement: http://ktvl.com/news/local/workers-from-southern-oregon-university-project-to-receive-settlement

Daily Tidings – Final $924K to go Out to SOU Project Workers: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160405/NEWS/160409898/0/SEARCH

The Siskiyou – A Letter from a Former Siskiyou Writer: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/04/11/a-letter-from-a-former-siskiyou-writer/

KOBI – Students Fight to Save Campus Newspaper: https://kobi5.com/news/local-news/students-fight-to-save-campus-newspaper-25410/

KTVL – 21-Year-Old Formally Charged in Ashland Stabbing: http://ktvl.com/news/local/21-year-old-formally-charged-in-ashland-stabbing

KTVL – Southern Oregon University Students Trying to Save Online Student Newspaper: http://ktvl.com/news/local/sou-trying-to-save-its-online-student-newspaper

Mail Tribune – SOU Pulls the Plug on Student Newspaper: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160408/NEWS/160409631/0/SEARCH

Daily Tidings – SOU Pulls the Plug on Student Newspaper: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160410/NEWS/160419991/0/SEARCH

Daily Tidings – Our View: Silenced Siskiyou: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160415/OPINION/160419893/0/SEARCH

Mail Tribune – Our View: Student Newspaper Informs and Educates: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160415/OPINION/160419759/0/SEARCH

Student Press Law Center – Southern Oregon University Student Journalists Fight to Save 90-Year-Old Publication: http://www.splc.org/article/2016/04/southern-oregon-university

Daily Tidings – Unprecedented Plan for Private College Off Buckhorn Springs Faces Myriad Hurdles (SOU mentioned): http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160417/NEWS/160419816/0/SEARCH

Sou In the News: March 29 – April 4

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News on SOU Academic Programs:

The Source Weekly – Chinese History in Oregon (feature on SOULA project): http://www.bendsource.com/bend/sides-notes-3-30-4-6/Content?oid=2615235

KDRV – SOU Master’s Students Study Distracted Driving: http://www.kdrv.com/news/local/SOU_Masters_Students_Study_Distracted_Driving.html

KTVL – Study: Distracted Driving Results in 60 Percent of Fatal Crashes: http://ktvl.com/news/local/study-distracted-driving-results-in-60-of-fatal-crashes

 

News on SOU Fine and Performing Arts:

Daily Tidings – ‘In Scene’ Artist Plans SOU Lecture: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160330/NEWS/160339968/0/SEARCH

 

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

KTVL – Oregon Moves Neediest to Front of the Line for College Funds: http://ktvl.com/news/local/oregon-moves-neediest-to-front-of-line-for-college-funds

Oregonian/Oregon Live – Needier Oregonians Will Get First Chance at $72 Million in College Grants: http://www.oregonlive.com/education/index.ssf/2016/03/needier_oregonians_will_get_fi.html

Bend Bulletin – Student Grants to be Allotted By Need: http://www.bendbulletin.com/localstate/4168371-151/student-grants-to-be-allotted-by-need

Inside Higher Ed – Graduation Gap Widens: https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2016/03/23/graduation-gap-between-black-white-students-public-colleges-widens-despite-overall?utm_source=Inside+Higher+Ed&utm_campaign=e645fae13a-DNU20160323&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_1fcbc04421-e645fae13a-198630913

Statesman Journal – PERS Deficit Climbs to $21 Billion: http://www.statesmanjournal.com/story/news/politics/2016/03/28/pers-deficit-climbs-21-billion/82328500/

Oregonian/Oregon Live – Oregon Universities Request $100 Million More from State Amid ‘Significant Retirement Costs’: http://www.oregonlive.com/education/index.ssf/2016/03/oregon_universities_want_100_m.html#incart_2box

 

News on SOU governance and Board of Trustees:

Oregonian/Oregon Live – Live Stream Not in the Picture at Oregon State, Portland State Trustees’ Meetings: http://www.oregonlive.com/education/index.ssf/2016/03/live_stream_not_in_the_picture.html

Bend Bulletin – Editorial: Make it Easier for Public to Watch Public Meetings: http://www.bendbulletin.com/opinion/editorials/4173077-151/editorial-make-it-easier-for-public-to-watch#

 

Miscellaneous News:

Daily Tidings – Search for Housing Solutions: Reuse Abandoned Dorms?: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160329/NEWS/160329827/0/SEARCH

Daily Tidings – Our View: A Nice Idea, But…(editorial on Cascade Hall use): http://www.dailytidings.com/opinion/20160330/our-view-nice-idea-but-

Daily Tidings – Ashland Parks Director Offers Up New Public Pool Option: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160330/NEWS/160339970

Daily Tidings – SOU Opens The Nest, an Allergen-Focused Pantry for Students who Qualify: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160401/NEWS/160409994/0/SEARCH

KDRV – Police Arrest 4 After Ashland Stabbing: http://www.kdrv.com/news/local/Police_Arrest_4_After_Ashland_Stabbing.html

KTVL – Friends of Stabbing Victims Tell Their Side of the Story: http://ktvl.com/news/local/friends-of-stabbing-victims-tell-their-side-of-the-story

KTVL – Police: Four Arrested in Ashland College Party Stabbing: http://ktvl.com/news/local/police-four-arrested-in-ashland-college-party-stabbing

KOBI – Four Arrested Following Stabbing Near SOU: https://kobi5.com/news/local-news/four-arrested-following-stabbing-near-sou-24798/

Daily Tidings – Four Partycrashers Jailed After Fight, Stabbing Near SOU: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160401/NEWS/160409980/0/SEARCH

Mail Tribune – Four Partycrashers Jailed After Fight, Stabbing Near SOU: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160401/NEWS/160409960/0/SEARCH

KAJO – Four People Arrested in Stabbing of Two People During House Party in Ashland: http://www.kajo.com/news/local/stories.php?subaction=showfull&id=1459571356&ucat=2

SOU In the News: March 1 – 7

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SOU Student, Alumni, Faculty, and Staff Features:

SOPTV – Jeffersonian: Jefferson’s Budding New Industry (Professors Echo Fields and Matt Vogel featured): http://www.soptv.org/jeffersonian-jeffersons-budding-new-industry/

Mail Tribune – Hannah Pearcey Named Miss Rogue Valley (Pearcey is an SOU student): http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160306/NEWS/160309747

 

News on SOU Academic Programs:

NPR – Fixing a Broken Freshman Year: What an Overhaul Might Look Like (feature on “Re-Imagining the First Year of College” initiative): http://www.npr.org/sections/ed/2016/02/25/466454645/fixing-a-broken-freshman-year-what-an-overhaul-might-look-like

KOBI – JCSO Looks to Improve Jail Release Standards with Help from SOU: https://kobi5.com/news/jcso-looks-to-improve-jail-release-standards-with-help-from-sou-23145/

 

News on Recent and Upcoming SOU Events:

The Siskiyou – Exploring Queer Realities: The First Annual Queer Arts and Film Festival: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/03/03/exploring-queer-realities-the-first-annual-queer-arts-and-film-festival/

The Siskiyou – The BODYlogues Promotes Body Positivity at SOU: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/03/03/the-bodylogues-promotes-body-positivity-at-sou/

JPR – The Jefferson Exchange: Who Fired the Female Gods: http://ijpr.org/post/who-fired-female-gods

JPR – The Jefferson Exchange: Onstage with “The Vagina Monologues”: http://ijpr.org/post/onstage-vagina-monologues

 

News on SOU governance and Board of Trustees:

The Siskiyou – SOU Burns Natural: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/03/05/sou-burns-natural/

 

Miscellaneous News:

Daily Tidings – SOU In Line for $3.5 Million from State: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160301/NEWS/160309977/0/SEARCH

The Siskiyou – My Big Fat Greet Article: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/03/05/my-big-fat-greek-article/

Daily Tidings – Winning Comes at a Cost for SOU: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160305/NEWS/160309895/0/SEARCH

Mail Tribune – Successful Post-Seasons put SOU Athletic Budget in the Red: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160307/NEWS/160309726/0/SEARCH

SOU In the News: Feb. 23 – 29

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SOU Student, Alumni, Faculty, and Staff Features:

The Atlantic – The Art and Science of Apologizing (features Professor Battistella): http://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2016/02/how-to-apologize/470457/

KOBI – NBC5 Special Report: Political Controversy in Oregon (Professor Prakash Chenjeri featured): https://kobi5.com/news/nbc5-special-report-political-controversy-in-oregon-22462/

KGW – Climate Change May Help Oregon’s Wine Industry (Professor Greg Jones featured): http://www.kgw.com/money/business/climate-change-may-help-oregons-wine-industry/53328260

Capital Press – Oregon’s Cool-Weather Grapes Challenged by Warming (Professor Greg Jones featured): http://www.capitalpress.com/Oregon/20160224/oregons-cool-weather-grapes-challenged-by-warming

KOBI – NBC5 Special Report (SOU Professors featured): https://kobi5.com/news/nbc5-special-report-political-controversy-in-oregon-part-2-22520/

 

News on SOU Fine and Performing Arts:

Mail Tribune – Pianist Plays to Bring Her Mother to SOU Graduate Recital: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160222/NEWS/160229866/0/SEARCH

Mail Tribune – ‘The Crucible’ Opens at SOU: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160225/ENTERTAINMENT/160229743/0/SEARCH

 

News on Recent and Upcoming SOU Events:

Rogue Valley Messenger – The Vagina Monologues at Southern Oregon University: http://www.roguevalleymessenger.com/event/the-vagina-monologues-at-southern-oregon-university/2016-03-03/

 

News on SOU governance and Board of Trustees:

Daily Tidings – SOU Now Plans to Heat with Gas, Not Biomass: http://www.dailytidings.com/news/20160222/sou-now-plans-to-heat-with-gas-not-biomass

Daily Tidings – Our View: Cognitive Dissonance (editorial on biomass decision): http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160224/OPINION/160229907/0/SEARCH

 

Miscellaneous News:

The Siskiyou – SOU Community Speaks Out: FDA Ban Discriminatory: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/02/25/sou-community-speaks-out-fda-ban-discriminatory/

Daily Tidings – OLLI Announces Spring Class Lineup: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160225/NEWS/160229856/0/SEARCH

Mail Tribune – OLLI Announces Spring Class Lineup: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160225/NEWS/160229719/0/SEARCH

SOU In the News: Feb. 16 – 22

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SOU Student, Alumni, Faculty, and Staff Features:

Mail Tribune – Rogue Tech Hub: Keeping IT Connected (Professor Pete Norquist featured): http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160218/NEWS/160219642/0/SEARCH

 

News on SOU Academic Programs:

Daily Tidings – University Exchange Student Program Participants Thrive: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160215/NEWS/160219895/0/SEARCH

 

News on SOU Fine and Performing Arts:

Daily Tidings – Schneider Art Museum Family Day: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160222/NEWS/160229989/0/SEARCH

Daily Tidings – SOU Stages Arthur Miller’s ‘The Crucible’: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160222/NEWS/160229988/0/SEARCH

 

News on Recent and Upcoming SOU Events:

JPR – Jefferson Exchange: Telling Stories to Build Stronger Communities (Interview on SOU Social Justice Conference): http://ijpr.org/post/fri-830-telling-stories-build-stronger-communities

The Siskiyou – Annual International Dinner: Tastes From Around the Globe: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/02/19/annual-international-dinner-tastes-from-around-the-globe/

Rogue Valley Messenger – SOU to Host 2nd Annual Foreign Language Film Festival: http://www.roguevalleymessenger.com/event/sou-to-host-2nd-annual-foreign-language-film-festival/

 

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

Statesman Journal – Legislative Review: Drones, Pay, Student Debt: http://www.statesmanjournal.com/story/news/politics/2016/02/12/legislative-review-drones-pay-student-debt/80292256/

Chronicle of Higher Education – Backgrounds and Beliefs of College Freshmen: http://chronicle.com/interactives/freshmen-survey?cid=trend_au&elq=9c4190848840465a8765705067715ace&elqCampaignId=2434&elqaid=7880&elqat=1&elqTrackId=1fab16f5a7224c2fa28536840684db13

 

Miscellaneous News:

Design, Develop, Construct Journal – Improving Student Life (pg. 96): http://www.ddcjournal.com/issues/spring2016/

KTVL – Adderall Misuse on the Rise in Young Adults: http://ktvl.com/news/local/adderall-misuse-on-the-rise

The Siskiyou – Medieval Arts Club: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/02/19/the-medieval-arts-club/

KTVL – Tuition May Increase Across Oregon: http://ktvl.com/news/local/tuitions-may-increase-across-oregon

Oregonian/Oregon Live – Oregon Universities Considering Tuition Increases; UO Eyes the Highest Bump: http://www.oregonlive.com/education/index.ssf/2016/02/oregon_universities_considerin.html#comments

 

SOU In the News: Feb. 9 – 15

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SOU Student, Alumni, Faculty, and Staff Features:

Daily Tidings – Is City Hall a Teardown? (Professor Charles Lane featured): http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160209/NEWS/160209864/0/SEARCH

Oxford University Press – It’s Fine to Start Sentences with “And” (feature by Professor Edwin Battistella): http://blog.oup.com/2016/02/start-sentences-with-and/

 

News on SOU Academic Programs:

Mail Tribune – SOU Archaeologists Will Study Bones from the Past: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160215/NEWS/160219830/0/SEARCH

 

News on Recent and Upcoming SOU Events:

Rogue Valley Messenger – SOU to Host “Play Like a Girl” Night: http://www.roguevalleymessenger.com/event/sou-to-host-play-like-a-girl-night-at-the-ahs-gymnasium/

Rogue Valley Messenger – SOU Hosts 3rd Annual Social Justice Conference: http://www.roguevalleymessenger.com/event/southern-oregon-university-hosts-the-3rd-annual-social-justice-conference/

 

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

Oregonian/Oregon Live – Report: More Oregonians Finishing Community College While Non-Residents Boost Universities: http://www.oregonlive.com/education/index.ssf/2016/02/report_more_oregonians_going_t.html

Inside Higher Ed – Why is Tuition so High?: https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2016/02/09/study-increased-student-aid-not-faculty-salaries-drives-tuition?utm_source=Inside+Higher+Ed&utm_campaign=8bca58981a-DNU20160209&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_1fcbc04421-8bca58981a-198630913

Oregonian/Oregon Live – PERS: Oregon Pension Deficit Up 20 Percent, Putting Pressure on Costs: http://www.oregonlive.com/politics/index.ssf/2016/02/oregon_pension_deficit_up_20_p.html#incart_2box

The Chronicle of Higher Education – What Obama’s 2017 Budget Means for Higher Ed: http://chronicle.com/article/What-Obamas-2017-Budget-Means/235250?cid=at&utm_source=at&utm_medium=en&elq=d0984ee6c0254a1a9805e8a4c947c629&elqCampaignId=2411&elqaid=7846&elqat=1&elqTrackId=0c2ce4effa7543dbbdb94499534e69f1

 

Miscellaneous News:

The Siskiyou – Did You Check Your Privilege?: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/02/10/did-you-check-your-privilege/

The Siskiyou – Remembering Alex Howell: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/02/13/remembering-alex-howell/

Daily Tidings – More Seats for Multiculturalism: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160209/NEWS/160209853/0/SEARCH

Around the O – Seven Voices are Better than One: University Day in Salem: http://around.uoregon.edu/content/seven-voices-are-louder-one-university-day-salem

Campus Reform – SOU Tells Students Size DOES Matter When It Comes to Privilege: http://www.campusreform.org/?ID=7272

National Review – University Plasters Campus with Posters Asking Students to Check “Size Privilege”: http://www.nationalreview.com/article/431192/university-check-size-privilege

SOU In the News: Feb. 2 – 8

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SOU Student, Alumni, Faculty, and Staff Features:

Daily Tidings – Teaching the Teachers: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160201/NEWS/160209980/0/SEARCH

Mail Tribune – ‘Big Craig’ Left Imprint on Valley: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160202/SPORTS/160209950/0/SEARCH

Mail Tribune – Dick’s Sporting Goods to Build 89,000-Square-Foot Medford Store (Professor Joan McBee featured): http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160202/NEWS/160209961/0/SEARCH

KOBI – Friends and Fellow Teammates Mourn the Loss of SOU Student: https://kobi5.com/news/local-news/friends-and-former-teammates-mourn-the-loss-of-sou-student-21043/

Oxford Dictionary Blog – Regretoric: The Rise of the Nonapology Apology and the Apology Tour: http://blog.oxforddictionaries.com/2016/02/nonapology-apology-tour/

KDRV – Dutch Bros. to Honor SOU Student Feb. 9: http://www.kdrv.com/news/local/Dutch_Bros_to_Honor_SOU_Student_Feb_9.html

ESPN – David Laney Taking His Ultra-Running Success to the Roads: http://espn.go.com/sports/endurance/story/_/id/14714324/endurance-sports-marathon-trials-different-challenge-ultra-champion-david-laney

Statesman Journal – A Little Bit of Spain Taking Root in Oregon (Professor Greg Jones featured): http://www.statesmanjournal.com/story/life/2016/02/05/little-bit-spain-taking-root-oregon/79864240/

KTVL – Wrestlers and Soldiers Honor Teammate: http://ktvl.com/news/local/wrestlers-and-soldiers-honor-teammate

 

News on SOU Academic Programs:

Oregonian/Oregon Live – Colleges Collaborating, Teaching Innovative Programs for Tomorrow’s Emerging Careers: http://blog.oregonlive.com/education_plus/2016/01/colleges_collaborating_teachin.html

 

News on Recent and Upcoming SOU Events:

The Siskiyou – Bon Appetit!: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/02/05/bon-appetit/

 

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

Register Guard – Sen. Wyden: As Election Looms, College Affordability Comes to the Forefront: http://registerguard.com/rg/news/local/33978810-75/wyden-highlights-education.html.csp#

Inside Higher Ed – Geography Matters: https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2016/02/03/when-students-enroll-college-geography-matters-more-policy-makers-think?utm_source=Inside+Higher+Ed&utm_campaign=2a29ad0a73-DNU20160203&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_1fcbc04421-2a29ad0a73-198630913

 

News on SOU governance and Board of Trustees:

KTVL – SOU Searches for New President: http://ktvl.com/news/local/sou-searches-for-new-president

 

Miscellaneous News:

The Siskiyou – SOU Kidnapping Ruled as Hoax: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/02/02/sou-kidnapping-ruled-as-hoax/

KOBI – Possible Kidnapping Reported at Southern Oregon University: https://kobi5.com/news/possible-kidnapping-reported-at-southern-oregon-university-20995/

KTVL – SOU Student Remembered: http://ktvl.com/news/local/sou-student-remembered

KDRV – Police Say Reported Kidnapping Was a Hoax: http://www.kdrv.com/news/local/SOU_Says_Possible_Kidnapping_Reported_.html

Daily Tidings – Students Want a Ban on Banning Students: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160201/NEWS/160209976/0/SEARCH

Daily Tidings – Our View: Rental Roulette: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160203/OPINION/160209964/0/SEARCH

The Siskiyou – Students Seek Fair Housing Policies: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/02/04/students-seek-fair-housing-policies/

The Siskiyou – Student Housing: Breaking it Down: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/02/04/student-housing-breaking-it-down/

KTVL – SOU Student Group Supports Clean Energy Campaign: http://ktvl.com/news/local/sou-support-clean-energy-campaign

Daily Tidings – The High Cost of Debt: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160204/NEWS/160209928/0/SEARCH

KAJO – Students Fighting for Renewable Energy Production: http://www.kajo.com/news/local/stories.php?subaction=showfull&id=1454832525&ucat=2

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

SOU In the News: Jan 12 – 25

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SOU Student, Alumni, Faculty, and Staff Features:

Oxford University Press – How Do You Pronounce “Pulitzer”? (feature by Dr. Edwin Battistella): http://blog.oup.com/2016/01/how-pronounce-pulitzer/

KDRV – Odds of Winning (featuring professor Kemble Yates): http://mms.tveyes.com/Transcript.asp?StationID=5420&DateTime=1%2F13%2F2016+11%3A03%3A31+AM&Term=Southern+Oregon+University&PlayClip=TRUE

Daily Tidings – SOU Professor Joins Oregon Humanities Board of Directors: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160114/NEWS/160119906/101059/NEWS

Daily Tidings – Wine Enthusiast Touts Ashland Area as an International Destination (Professor Greg Jones featured): http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160119/NEWS/160119848/0/SEARCH

Upper Rogue Independent – Southern Oregon’s Chinese Heritage (Chelsea Rose featured): http://www.urindependent.com/2016/01/southern-oregons-chinese-heritage/

NCAA Champion Magazine – Where Pride Meets Prejudice (Dr. Saigo featured): http://www.ncaa.org/static/champion/where-pride-meets-prejudice/index.php

The Siskiyou – Meet the New Face of the QRC: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/01/22/meet-the-new-face-of-the-queer-resource-center/

Daily Tidings – Oregon Tempranillo Takes Center Stage (Professor Greg Jones featured): http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160124/NEWS/160129913/0/SEARCH

Mail Tribune – Rogue Valley Drivers Fill ‘er Up as Gas Prices Drop Below $2 (Professor Dan Rubensen featured): http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160122/NEWS/160129809

 

News on SOU Academic Programs:

Daily Tidings – Exchange Programs Strengthen Ashland-Guanajuato Ties: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160118/NEWS/160119850/0/SEARCH

KTVL – SOU Creates Program for Business Owners: http://ktvl.com/news/local/sou-creates-program-for-business-owners

 

News on SOU Fine and Performing Arts:

Daily Tidings – ‘More than a Survivor’ Challenges Stereotypes Around Sex-Trafficking Victims: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160112/NEWS/160119964/0/SEARCH

Mail Tribune – ‘Exploring Reality’ at Schneider Museum of Art: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160111/ENTERTAINMENT/160119995/0/SEARCH

Mail Tribune – ‘More than a Survivor’ Challenges Stereotypes Around Sex-Trafficking Victims: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160112/NEWS/160119909/0/SEARCH

Daily Tidings – Poetry Event of the Season: http://blogs.esouthernoregon.com/ashland-poetry/2016/01/12/poetry-event-of-the-season/

Daily Tidings – ‘Exploring Reality’ at the Schneider Museum of Art: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160114/ENTERTAINMENT/160119974/0/SEARCH

 

News on Recent and Upcoming SOU Events:

Daily Tidings – Hannon Throws Birthday Bash for Poet William Stafford: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160118/NEWS/160119849/0/SEARCH

JPR – Poetry and Music to Celebrate a Poet-Laureate: http://ijpr.org/post/poetry-and-music-celebrate-poet-laureate

Daily Tidings – Local Farms Captured in Words and Color: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160122/NEWS/160129925/0/SEARCH

Mail Tribune – Local Farms Captured in Words and Color: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160123/NEWS/160129781/0/SEARCH

 

News on SOU governance and Board of Trustees:

Daily Tidings – SOU Expects Faculty Union to Ratify Contract: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160124/NEWS/160129912/0/SEARCH

 

Miscellaneous News:

Daily Tidings – Our View: Spotlight on Trafficking: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160113/OPINION/160119952/0/SEARCH

The Siskiyou – SOU, Thinking Local?: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/01/15/sou-thinking-local/

The Siskiyou – McNeal Pavilion Behind Schedule: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/01/15/mcneal-pavilion-behind-schedule/

The Siskiyou – FDA Ban Stops Blood Drives on Campus, “We Would Like to See Change”: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/01/20/fda-ban-stops-blood-drives-on-campus-we-would-like-to-see-change/

The Siskiyou – Martin Luther King’s Legacy, “Get Uncomfortable”: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/01/20/martin-luther-kings-legacy-get-uncomfortable/

KDRV – Survivor and Advocates Talk About Sex Trafficking: http://www.kdrv.com/news/local/Reb.html

KOBI – “More than a Survivor” Photo Exhibit Kicks Off: https://kobi5.com/news/more-than-a-survivor-photo-exhibit-kicks-off-20189/

Daily Tidings – Honoring Martin Luther King Jr.: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160115/NEWS/160119880/0/SEARCH

Mail Tribune – Honoring MLK: Small Children, Big Message: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160115/NEWS/160119691/0/SEARCH

The Siskiyou – SOU Snapchat: More or Less Moralless: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/01/21/sou-snapchat-more-or-less-moralless/

Movie Maker – Best Places to Live and Work as a Moviemaker 2016 (SOU mentioned): http://www.moviemaker.com/archives/news/2016-best-places-small-cities-and-towns/5/

The Siskiyou – Where Your Student Fees Go: http://siskiyou.sou.edu/2016/01/22/where-your-student-fees-go/

KTVL – SOU Student Posts on Snapchat Unfiltered: http://ktvl.com/news/local/sou-students-post-on-snapchat-unfiltered

Daily Tidings – Old McNeal Pavilion Coming Down to Make Way for New Facility: http://www.dailytidings.com/article/20160121/NEWS/160129949/0/SEARCH

Mail Tribune – SOU Pool Building Demolished: http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20160121/NEWS/160129892/0/SEARCH

KTVL – Jackson Elementary Held “Junior Achievement in a Day”: http://ktvl.com/news/local/jackson-elementary-held-junior-achievement-in-a-day